Sixteen business administration and management students from the North Dakota State College of Science, Wahpeton, competed in events at the North Dakota Delta Epsilon Chi (DECA) State Conference in February. The NDSCS team earned two firsts, two seconds, one third and one fifth-place honor at the event.
First place, Financial Statement Analysis (team event) – Jim Ulsaker, Mooreton, N.D., and Sabrina Stillwell, Breckenridge, Minn. Ulsaker also won fifth place in financial services.
First Place, Retail Marketing and Management, and Second Place, Human Resource Management – Ryan Perrion, Ipswich, S.D. Perrion was also elected to serve as the 2010-2011 state vice president.
Second Place Design – Andrew Gjelsness, Reynolds, N.D.
Third Place International Marketing (team event) – Amanda Krueger, Brandon, Minn., and Joe Hasse, Nashua, Minn.
These students are now eligible to compete at College DECA’s International Career Development Conference April 17-20 in Louisville, Ky.