Monthly Archives: June 2014

Day 2, NLC – Heather

Day 2 at Nashville for our National Leadership Conference. Bethany and I started our day by taking our Personal Finance competitive event while Jessica went to a workshop. For the competitive event, everyone assigned to the one of the four events were put into a room with computers. We then each took our assigned test […]

NLC Day 4-Jessica

Today is our last day here at Nashville, TN; we’ve taken in a lot in the past four days and it was exciting to see the sites and take in a lot of history about Tennessee and how country music became popular. I certainly enjoyed being here for the second time in my life and […]

NLC Day 3-Jessica

Today was kind of a laid back day; my team decided to go see the sites. We went into the city of Nashville, TN and checked out the sites some more. We went to the Tennessee State Museum where we learned about the history and culture of how Tennessee became a free state. Then, we […]

NLC Day 2- Jessica

Day 2 of NLC has been great here in Nashville, TN. I’ve attended two workshops: Involving the pros: the FBLA-PBL Professional Division and Start Small, Finish Big. These workshops were very interesting to me because this will give me an idea on how to encourage professionals to become involved with: FBLA-PBL, becoming a lifetime member […]

Day 2 of NLC – Bethany

Day 2 was equal parts work and play. In the morning we entered our competitive events and attended workshops then in the evening we explored a few of the major tourist sites in Nashville. I competed in Personal Finance after having won first place for the state of Indiana. We gathered in a large testing […]

Day 1 at NLC in Nashville, TN – Heather

It was a pretty boring car ride from Terre Haute down to Nashville, TN for this year’s National Leadership Conference. I would say that the most interesting thing would be being slowed down because of the down pour. But four hours later we made it to Gaylord Hotel and Convention Center. The place is wonderful; […]

Day 1 of NLC – Bethany

We are proudly representing Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in Nashville, Tennessee at the National Leadership Conference! We arrived at the Gaylord Opryland Conference Center today and attended the Opening Session together. This exciting first event included a parade of officers, awards on behalf of the March of Dimes, campaign speeches for national officer positions, and an […]