As the holidays are quickly approaching with dreams of turkey, time off from school, and sleeping in over our heads, it can surely be too easy to forget the true meaning of Thanksgiving. Instead of stressing over dinner, decor, and guest lists, I encourage you to stop and think of some ways to reflect on what makes you #thankful. Within the Technology Student Association, each and every one of us have been given endless opportunities that may be overlooked at times.
Every year, National TSA plans a nationwide fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. But what is the American Cancer Society and why should your chapter host a fundraiser?
As we begin to approach the end of this calendar year, it’s important to start thinking about the beginning of the competition season. Regional conferences are a great way for members to gain experience in their competitive events and receive feedback on their projects in preparation for the annual Tennessee TSA State Conference. Registration for these conferences are now open and can be found right here on our website.
Chapters do so much beyond conferences! LEAP Legacy is a way for your chapter to show the leadership they display through these activities. LEAP Legacy highlights the five qualities it takes to become an excellent leader, and it wraps them into a competition with monetary prizes!
We are excited to announce that state officer applications are now open! Are you still deciding on whether or not to run at this year’s State Conference? Here are 6 reasons from your state officer team to run for state office.
National TSA Week is a perfect opportunity for you and your chapter to raise awareness of TSA in your school and community and to showcase activities and accomplishments. With the hard work that we all do to lead in a technical world, October 1-5, 2018 is dedicated to us, the members of Tennessee TSA. Here are three ways you can dedicate yourself to TSA:
Social media is the connecting factor between the many moving parts of TSA. I strongly encourage each chapter to start simple, and start soon. Social media is just another way that you can make this year even more successful!
As the new year begins, it becomes more and more important to spread the word of TSA and reach out to your community. Through service projects and fundraisers, you can take your chapter to the next level. Here are some ideas to help you get your started:
Whether your chapter wants to buy new competition materials, raise money for the American Cancer Society, or get a headstart on conference costs, getting a jumpstart on fundraising will ensure you get the most out of your TSA year. Here are five simple fundraisers that your chapter can implement to raise money:
Do you want to meet members of your state officer team? Do you have questions about competitive events, state officer candidacy, recruitment, or ACS fundraising? Do you have a chapter event planned and need a speaker? The Tennessee TSA State Officer Team is a great resource for chapters to utilize this school year!