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INSIDE: Which STAR Event is your Perfect Fit?

Which STAR Event is your Perfect Fit? By Shyamala Subramanian,  VP of Competitive Events With so many STAR Events to choose from, you may be wondering which one will make you shine! Prior to selecting a STAR Event, determine the aspects of your life and personality that you would like to showcase. Perhaps you want to show the […]

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INSIDE: Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a Legacy By Uriel Martinez,  VP of Membership When you hear the word legacy, what do you think of? You may think of our awesome FCCLA advisers. You may think about the talented state and national officers. Or you may think of someone’s reputation. The word legacy can have very different meanings, depending on what you […]

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Featured Blog: FCCLA Join UP!

FCCLA Join UP! By Josh Bowar, Featured Writer The holidays are over, it’s time to head back to school, and 2017 is still fresh. So what should we be doing? The communication theme for January is FCCLA Join UP. What does that mean? Something new! Let’s check out a new year, a new you, and new […]

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INSIDE: Making a Difference Every Day

Making a Difference Every Day By Kayla Gullickson, VP of Community Service As the holiday season comes to a close, it doesn’t mean that the time to give back has ended. Giving back and helping others is something important to do all year because need knows no season. Giving back can show itself through various activities. There […]

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INSIDE: #FCCLAattheTable Holiday Meals

#FCCLAattheTable: Holiday Meals By Dedan McFadden, VP of Programs ‘Tis the holiday season! Here are a few tips for your upcoming holiday meals to make this holiday season the best yet. So grab a few of your friends and family, use these tips, and create some epic meals this holiday season! Bring a shopping list. Always go […]

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INSIDE: Alumni Spotlight

Alumni Spotlight By Uriel Martinez, VP of Membership For this month’s alumni recognition, we have some very special individuals who served on the 2013-2014 National Executive Council. Brian Will, Former National President  During Brian’s time in FCCLA, he served as a chapter president, two-time state officer for Virginia FCCLA, and 2013-2014 National FCCLA President. He is […]

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INSIDE: The Youth of Today Leading the World Tomorrow

The Youth of Today Leading the World Tomorrow By Victoria Connor, First VP We’ve all heard the Golden Rule, the rule that is passed down generation to generation, the rule that has influenced many of us: treat others the way you wish to be treated. One rule that most people may not have heard is the […]

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INSIDE: Thanksgiving with the NEC

Thanksgiving with the NEC By Brittany Hastings, VP of Parliamentary Law Ten different people from very different backgrounds unite together to share their family’s traditions with you on this wonderful holiday! Our day begins with a pancake and bacon breakfast in the great state of Texas with Brittany Hastings and her family. While they are eating, Lauren’s family […]

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Featured Blog: Fuel Your Body for Success

Fuel Your Body for Success by Peter Lehmuller, Ed.D., Dean of Johnson & Wales University’s College of Culinary Arts Today, the connection between diet and health has become a part of our everyday conversation.  You’ve probably heard of the “freshman fifteen”, a reference to the weight gain college students experience when living away from home […]

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INSIDE: Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight  By Dedan McFadden, VP of Programs This month, the NEC would like to highlight Mia Hallyburton from Georgia! Mia is a junior at Oconee County High School, and currently serves as the Georgia State Historian. She has competed in Chapter in Review Portfolio and joined FCCLA because she aspires to become a teacher. Mia’s favorite part […]

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