OCDA Conference - Registration is Open!
Registration is now open for the 2022 OCDA Conference.
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The 2022 OCDA Conference is a two-day conference, spanning from Thursday, May 19th to Friday, May 20th and will be held virtually through Zoom. Early bird registration will end on April 17th.
This year's theme is - The Future of Career Development: Build Your Toolkit for Now and the Future. As we move forward in supporting the journey that we and our clients/students go through today for the sake of tomorrow, we aim to build our toolkit of life-career resources. Join us for our virtual conference, where you will connect and share innovative experiences and ideas with career-driven colleagues. Take a moment to read through some of our amazing speaker's presentations, and watch the short videos that cover their content: click here for the breakout sessions.
OCDA Awards: Final Call for Nominations
It's the final call for award nominations! We are accepting nominations through Friday, April 8th. Winners will receive a $100 honorarium, commemorative gift, free registration to the 2022 Conference, and will be recognized at the conference!
Please take a moment to nominate your amazing colleagues! Read the award criteria below; links to the nomination forms included as well!
Outstanding Graduate Student Nomination - https://lnkd.in/en2rnCT7
This award recognizes of the wonderful contributions that graduate students are already making to their respective field.
Nominees must be a full-time student in Ohio, a masters or doctoral candidate, and in the field of career counseling, student affairs, college/student personnel or a related field.
Outstanding New Professional Nomination - https://lnkd.in/e4N4PkMx
This award recognizes of an individual with less than five (5) years of full-time experience.
This individual serves as a role model to students and professionals, demonstrates creativity/innovation in the field, and has great potential for continued success.
Bob Windle Leadership Nomination - https://lnkd.in/ePedzEzx
The award is named in honor of Bob Windle, who won the award in 2011, for his exceptional contributions to OCDA and to career counseling, exploration, transition, and resilience.
The Bob Windle Leadership Award recognizes practicing career counselors, consultants, or teachers for outstanding performance.
Nominees must have at least eight (8) years of service in career development or a related field; demonstrated quality of service (such as innovative programs, recognition by local organizations, publications, awards, etc.); and service to professional association(s) at the local, state and/or national levels.
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