|2/28/2022 11:32:00 AM|
BPA students headed for state
Twenty-three Stewartville students are headed for state.
|Twenty-three Stewartville students will take part in the annual Minnesota Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis March 10-12. Participants include, front row, from left, Owen Buckmeier, Talan Fauver, Rachel Boe, Tressa Smith, Grace Elton, Malena Krapf, Lauren Buckmeier, Ella Waltman and Sarah Engel. Back row, from left, Henry Tschetter, Carter Miller, Charlie Wood, Jason Shindelar, Parker Wangen, Jayce Klug, Isaac Larson, Carter Dick and Luke Eastman, along with Katie Morlock, BPA advisor. Students who qualified for the State Leadership Conference not present for the picture include Bailey Buckmeier, Olivia Field, Henry Gray, Isabel Siple and Sarah Watters.|
They will take part in the annual Minnesota Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference March 10-12.
Based on their performances at a virtual regional competition in January, the students are moving on to the state event, to be be held at the Hyatt Regency in Minneapolis.
Katie Morlock, curriculum director and BPA advisor for the Stewartville School District, shared the news at the Stewartville School Board's regular meeting on Monday, Feb. 14.
"We're looking forward to the kids being able to compete against other students across the state," she said. "We're excited."
During the school year, about 1,800 Minnesota student BPA members take part in the organization's competitive events program, allowing them to compete in nearly 90 events focused on finance, business administration, management information systems, digital communication and design, and management, marketing and communication, Morlock said in an email...
For more on this story pick up your copy of the March 1 Stewartville STAR.
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