Watch the full videos of all grand session from DECA’s 2018 International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.
DECA Direct - May 2018
Alexandra Miller | Upper Merion DECA
The school year is quickly coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean DECA has to! While you’re relaxing over the summer, you can start to prepare yourself for an academically organized, productive, and all-around awesome year. Here are the top 5 ways that you can make sure you’ll be #ReadyForIt next year.
On May 8, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their accomplishments in academics, the arts and career and technical education fields. DECA is proud to announce that five DECA members were selected to receive this honor. “I want to congratulate this year’s class of Presidential Scholars…
Congratulations to the following chapters who will receive the Virtual Business Challenge – DECA Hotel Challenge Curriculum Grant provided by a grant from the J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation.
DECA is pleased to provide competitive events transcripts for all competitors at this year’s DECA International Career Development Conference — free of charge!
Students attending the Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference (ICDC) experienced a new opportunity to network with their peers and engage with DECA’s corporate partners. Each of the 5 Professional Development Academies (PDAs) included a Mini-Case Competition focused around next year’s Engage topic.
Destiny Druso | Akron North High School
Every year when #DECAICDC comes around, anticipation fills the crowd at the opening session with over 20,000 students and advisors. DECA members from all over mix and mingle through the crowd with their flashing hats and glasses, hoping to find the rare and largest pins from other states and provinces.
The following changes have been proposed by the Collegiate Task Force and approved by the DECA Inc. Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 membership year. Complete descriptions of these changes will be reflected in the new Collegiate DECA Competitive Events Guide to be published in August 2018.
After three months of competition, Collegiate DECA congratulates the top teams who participated in Session 2 of the competition. Rankings are based on percentage growth against the S&P 500, not equity (learn more about the S&P 500 here).
Announced at the 2018 International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C., these are the new Collegiate Executive Officers.
Josephine Meinardus | President of Arkansas DECA
DECA Direct Online Social Media Correspondent, Josephine, attended FIDM’s Debut Fashion Show.
At the 2018 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference, we recognized nearly 50 chapters and 300 individual DECA members for their incredible work this year.
Answers to all your post-ICDC questions – from finalists to upcoming events.
The DECA Inc. Board of Directors approved a number of changes to DECA’s Competitive Events Program, many effective for the 2018-2019 school year.
Congratulations to the winners at the 2018 Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C.
Congratulations to the finalists and winners from all 2018 ICDC competitive events. Read lists of winners by event, watch the full Grand Awards video and see this year’s DECA Inc. scholarship recipients.
DECA is pleased to announce the 2018 scholarship recipients.