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SLC at a Glance

Submitted by: Katie Patton, President  It’s the end of February, Nebraska FCCLA! Can you believe it? District competitions are over and it’s time to start preparing for the State Leadership Conference! Speaking of State, there are a lot of exciting new things happening! This blog will give you a little preview of our upcoming conference! […]

Taking a Breath…

Submitted by: Sabra Schmidt, Vice-President of Competitive Events A deep sigh of relief exits every student and teachers body knowing the number of school days are slowly but surely dwindling down. If you’re like my you set goals every semester, quarter, month, week and day to keep feeling accomplished and to keep myself up to […]

It’s Awards Season!

Submitted by: Hailey Bixler, Vice-President of Programs What do you hope to accomplish as the FCCLA year begins to come to an end? Maybe you have a really amazing STAR project ready to go or a winning national program. Or maybe your chapter hasn’t gotten around to completing any notable projects, and you don’t really […]

Happy FCCLA Week 2019!

Submitted by: Hailey Bixler, Vice-President of Programs Take pride in FCCLA. Give back to the community. Spread love and kindness to everyone you meet. All of these are important parts of the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America, but sometimes the universal values of truth, love, security, and faith get lost in the day-to-day […]

And… Here We Go Candidates!

Submitted By: Madeline Wittstruck, NE FCCLA 2018-2019 First Vice President Hey Nebraska FCCLA! I hope you had a fantastic break with family and friends. It was nice to finally have a break and spend quality time with the people I love the most. Now with the stress of 2018 off our shoulders, it’s time to […]

New Year, New Members!

Submitted By: Katie Patton, President I hope you had an amazing break and enjoyed everything the season brings! I absolutely loved spending time with my family, enjoying wonderful meals (and desserts), and seeing some snow! Arguably my favorite thing about break was the time to rest and relax. During the semester it’s always go, go, […]

STAR is Right Around the Corner…and So Is 2019!

Submitted By: Madeline Wittstruck, NE FCCLA 2018-2019 First Vice President Hopefully I’m not the only one panicking about the end of 2018 as we wrap up school with finals, sports, the ACT, and STAR projects! (Not to mention the fact that half of this school year is over already!) This year has been quite a […]

You’ve Got This!

Submitted by Sabra Schmidt, Vice-President of Competitive Events I’m guessing I’m not the only one who has had an overwhelming wave of stress in the past couple of weeks, with sports practices, 3 games a week, finals, ACT, quiz bowl, Holiday shopping, STAR projects or anything else you may have had going on, we all have […]

Combating Senioritis

Submitted by: Yasmine Bender, Vice-President of Development Ah, the legend of Senioritis.  About two months into the final year of high school, the seniors of all high schools catch a “disease” known as Senioritis.  Seniors become lazy, they procrastinate, they are late to events and meetings, and often use the phrase “one more year.” As […]

Happy Thanksgiving (Early!)

Submitted by: Yasmine Bender, Vice-President of Development   Happy Thanksgiving month Nebraska FCCLA! November is the time of year to be thinking about the things you are truly thankful for.  It’s easy to say that you are thankful for something, but have you ever thought about why you are thankful for something? My family is […]