Posted: January 27, 2016 in Advisors, Membership, SLC, Torch Awards
Here is the schedule for the upcoming State Leadership Conference being held March 17-18, 2016.
Location: Hyatt Regency, Downtown Columbus
Crowne Plaza, Downtown Columbus
Greater Columbus Convention Center, Downtown Columbus
Date: Thursday, March 17, 2016
- 8:30 – 10:30 am Arrive at the Hyatt Regency to register
- 10:30 am Opening Session
- 11:15 am Competitive Events begin
- 12:00 pm Men’s Wearhouse Dress for Success session
- 12:00 – 4:00 pm Day of Service Activities
- 6:00 – 6:30 pm Statesman Award Ceremony
- 8:00 pm Alumni Meeting
- 9:00 – 11:30 pm Entertainment options
Location: Mershon Auditorium, OSU, Columbus
Date: Friday, March 18, 2016
- 10:30 – 1:00 pm Awards Ceremony
- 1:00 pm National Contestants’ Test Review
Posted: January 19, 2016 in Membership, SLC, Torch Awards
Check out the new educational video posted by the State Officer team on how to get some last minute Torch Award points. The deadline is drawing near!
Due dates are approaching for gaining the recognition your chapter deserves. What does my chapter need to do to earn these awards? Check out the planning sheets below.
Each one of these awards needs to be submitted using the BPA online BPA Cares submission system.
- Here is a link directly to the Special Recognition Awards site.
- This link will take you to the Service Learning Awards site.
Find the award you are working towards and click on its application. It’s that easy!
Chapter Activities of Excellence Award Worksheet
Ohio Professional Cup Worksheet
Posted: December 16, 2015 in Advisors, Membership
A huge Ohio BPA congratulations to Austin Pearce and Kevin Kennedy for being named semi-finalists for the 2015 CTE Presidential Scholar program. Both young men and their advisors will be recognized at a ceremony in January. Check out more details about these young men by visiting http://ohioacte.org/presscholars.
Posted: December 4, 2015 in Membership
Due date is quickly approaching to submit your nominations for the Honorary Life Membership Award. December 18, 2016 all nominations need to be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2016 BPA Honorary Life Form Word document
2016 BPA Honorary Life Form PDF Fillable
Posted: December 4, 2015 in Membership
The Ohio Association Scholarship packet is now posted. The due date to submit the scholarships is January 15, 2016.
Posted: December 4, 2015 in Advisors, Membership, NationalBPA, WSAP
The mission of Business Professionals of America is to contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills.
The Empowerment Series offered as a resource of National BPA great idea to use in your class for a bell ringer activity or even class research/discussion. Please visit these concise, but powerful, training pieces.
Posted: November 24, 2015 in Membership
The new State Internship program was revealed at the 2015 Fall Leadership Conference. The required documents for the Internship can be found on the OhioBPA.org website under the documents tab.
Documents need to be completed and submitted by December 18, 2015. Links are located below.
Intern Application Process
Ohio Association Internship Code of Conduct
Posted: November 21, 2015 in Membership
Congratulations to Delaware Area Career Center and Diamond Oaks CTC on creating the two winning designs.
Jake Mazzluff – Delaware Area Career Center
Jeremy Schenk – Diamond Oaks CTC
Posted: November 20, 2015 in FLC, Membership, State Officers
“I declare this meeting of Business Professionals of America, Ohio Association adjourned!” Those words spoken by our new president, Michaela Frank, rang through the Exhibit Hall at the Greater Columbus Convention Center on Thursday, November 19, 2015.
That concluded a day of exciting breakout sessions, fantastic speeches and campaigns by officer candidates, farewell of the 2014-2015 officer team and a HUGE welcome to the new 2015-2016 officer team.
Thank you to everyone who attended and contributed to this wonderful event – thank you for “taking care of business!”