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BPA Brings home Awards from State Conference

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BPA StudentsSoutheast Technical Students from the Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization competed at the  2011 Spring Leadership Conference, "Stand Out From the Crowd," in Alexandria, MN February 24-26, 2011.  Six of our ten BPA chapter members—Brandon Avery, Signe Christians, Sally Conrad, Lisa Koehler, Melissa Smoot and Matt Sumner—joined over 200 other conference delegates from across the state to participate in general sessions and over 50 competitive events.  The students were accompanied by their advisors, Kerri Schmidt and Julie Schladweiler.  Below is a list of the competitive events they placed in and an * designates they qualify to attend the National Leadership Conference to be held May 4-8, 2011, in Washington, DC:

Advanced Accounting

  • 1st – Lisa Koehler*
  • 7th – Melissa Smoot
  • 16th – Signe Christians

Computerized Accounting

  • 1st – Lisa Koehler*
  • 8th – Melissa Smoot
  • 12th – Signe Christians

Payroll Accounting

  • 18th – Signe Christians

Managerial Accounting

  • 5th – Melissa Smoot*
  • 7th – Lisa Koehler

Fundamental Spreadsheet Applications

  • 8th – Melissa Smoot
  • 21st – Matt Sumner

Advanced Spreadsheet Applications

  • 8th – Brandon Avery

Banking & Finance

  • 5th – Sally Conrad*

Financial Analyst Team

  • 1st – Lisa Koehler* & Melissa Smoot*

Federal Income Tax Accountant Concepts

  • 5th – Signe Christians*
  • 12th – Lisa Koehler
  • 19th – Melissa Smoot

Fundamental Word Processing Skills

  • 17th – Brandon Avery
  • 17th – Matt Sumner

Desktop Publishing

  • 3rd – Brandon Avery*
  • 9th – Sally Conrad

Basic Office Systems & Procedures

  • 12th – Brandon Avery

Database Applications

  • 1st – Brandon Avery*
  • 2nd – Sally Conrad*
  • 7th – Matt Sumner

PC Servicing & Troubleshooting

  • 15th – Matt Sumner

Computer Security

  • 2nd – Brandon Avery*
  • 10th – Matt Sumner

Interview Skills

  • 6th – Melissa Smoot

Trading Pin Design

  • 2nd – Signe Christians

Torch Award

  • Lisa Koehler* Statesman
  • Melissa Smoot* Diplomat

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