Sun Prairie DECA Shares District 3 Conference Highlights

Olivia Showers │ President of Sun Prairie DECA Sun Prairie DECA Districts Recap Kicking off the competition season for the 2018 year was the District level Career Development Conference. This is an incredible exciting time for many, and that clearly was shown in Wisconsin DECA District 3. District 3 brought almost 900 high school students from 23 different schools to Sun Prairie High School to compete early on January 6th. By the time all of the morning jitters had passed, competition ...

Glenwood City DECA Successful at Districts!

Makayla O’Brien │ Glenwood City DECA President Glenwood City DECA Success at D1 Districts On January 6, 2018, Glenwood City DECA competed at D1 DECA districts along with other chapters at UW-Stout’s Memorial Student Center in Menomonie, WI. This day-long annual event gave our members the opportunity to network with other chapters both during the competition, and activities held during the day. This district competition was the start of a journey for some DECA members, as top competitors ...

Arrowhead DECA Recruits Members for Competition

Emily Chu │ Arrowhead DECA Arrowhead DECA Recruiting for Competition Arrowhead DECA has been focusing on recruiting more chapter members to compete in districts. Our underclassmen participation has been low in the past years, so this year we really concentrated on filling those principles events. Prior to the competition, our advisor advertised districts to his marketing classes. He created a system in which kids could earn extra credit points if they decided to compete, with more extra ...

Appleton East DECA at Sports & Entertainment Marketing Conference

Olivia Van Hammond │ Appleton East DECA │Chapter President   Sports and Entertainment Conference Wisconsin DECA 2017 Appleton East had a great time at Wisconsin DECA’s Sports and Entertainment Marketing Conference 2017 in Green Bay.  This conference was full of information, experience, and fun from start to finish (not to mention some pretty cool conference t-shirts!). To start off with just some of the information we learned, in the opening session we got the chance to hear fro ...

Neenah DECA Tips on Managing School & DECA

Emma McLaughlin │ Neenah DECA │ VP of Leadership Development/Brand Management Managing School and DECA Being a part of DECA and maintaining good student status is something that is difficult, and I recognize that. With this year being my senior year and most active year in DECA, it is sometimes hard to juggle all of it, but I compiled a list of tips that have helped me be #limitless this year! Make a Schedule Making a schedule helps me not overbook myself and is a form of ...

Dressing for Success at ICDC

Emily Huber  | Co-President | Watertown DECA As the years fly by, more and more DECA competitors pick up on the DECA Dress Code and overall conservative look that our wonderful State Action Team sports year-round at a surplus of events. It is necessary that DECA members understand that dressing in a professional manner at DECA events does matter; however, this is particularly important at ICDC. Let's take a look at what our members wore at #WIDECASCDC to help us prepare for Nashville! Ph ...

#WIDECASCDC 2016 Formal Awards & Closing Session

Jackie Page | 2015-2016 Vice President of Event Management | Wisconsin DECA Personally, the Formal Awards session was my favorite! Team 50 and I loved getting dressed up to present numerous awards to incredibly deserving individuals. Team 50 with WI DECA Leadership, Keegan O'Brien and Holly Norris | Photo Credit: Hailey Williams Photography In addition to determining the top competitors in each event, the following people were recognized at either the formal awards session or closing sess ...

#WIDECASCDC 2016 Opening Session

Jackie Page | 2015-2016 Vice President of Event Management | Wisconsin DECA Photo Credit: Hailey Williams Photography Wisconsin DECA kicked off our State Career Development Conference with a successful opening session. The ceremony started with a special message from Tony Evers, Wisconsin’s superintendent, who communicated the importance of Career and Technical Student Organizations like DECA. He urged everyone in the audience to do their best in competition and reminded them to have f ...

Get Connected at #WIDECASCDC

Sydney Keiner | Co-President | Oregon High School This week at SCDC, there are so many amazing opportunities to have fun with your various social media platforms! Wisconsin DECA has a great social media presence on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and Snapchat. This year we also have something extra special...a Snapchat Geofilter (pictured left)! Our WI DECA Vice President of Event Management, Brendan Buhler, worked extremely hard to make this a possibility, so we are very excited to see you all ...