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    • SIGNAL Magazine - The premier professional journal of communications, electronics,
      intelligence and information systems.


    • Through our 134 Chapters worldwide, access to an extensive network of government and industry
      professionals in the fields of IT, communications, intelligence and homeland security.





    • Discount on purchase of Dell on-line training opportunities.


    • Discount on purchase of Dell products (U.S. & FPO/APO members only).


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While all dues support the Association's mission of serving the communications, electronics, intelligence and information technology communities, $20 ($7 for students) is designated for the magazine subscription and is non-deductible. No portion should be considered a charitable contribution but may qualify as a business deduction.

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