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2020 Annual Business Meeting and Luncheon Notice

Nominations and Slate of 2020-2021 Board of Directors

You don't want to miss the 2020 Annual Conference - 100 Years of OCRA in 2020! - March 27-29, 2020!

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February Highlights: Centennial Celebration Preview

The Ohio Court Reporters Association is 100 years old and it's time to celebrate!  The theme for the President’s Saturday Night Reception is:  “Centennial Celebration-Through the Decades.”

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Governor DeWine recognizes Ohio 2020 Court Reporting and Captioning Week

President Kelly Linkowski encourages all Ohio reporters and captioners to share the excitement

Ohio Governor DeWine and Lieutenant Governor Husted have declared Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week February 8-15, 2020. The week-long event will highlight the many aspects of court reporting and captioning that make it a viable profession, including good salaries, flexibility, interesting venues, and the increasing demand for more reporters and captioners to meet the growing number of employment opportunities available in the field.

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January 2020 OCRA Highlights

2020 is off to a busy - and fantastic start - for OCRA! Highlights include: Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week ~ Veterans History Project Partnership ~ District C CEU/Educational Event ~ District D Mardi Gras Meet and Greet ~ 2020 Annual Conference ~ A to Z Intro to Machine Shorthand Program

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Registration for the 2020 Annual Conference is OPEN!

Celebrate 100 Years of OCRA in 2020

The OCRA 2020 Annual Conference will be held March 27-29 at the Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris. Members who register for the full weekend/all-inclusive option prior to February 17th will be entered to win a $100 refund

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OCRA Cardinal Foundation offers Intro to Machine Shorthand program in the Cleveland area

FREE 6-week introductory program began February 4th in Cleveland

Additional statewide programs to be announced for 2020! Looking for a new career? Imagine a career with a ringside seat to all the action! We are called court reporters, stenographers, captioners, speed-texters, realtime communication specialists...the possibilities are endless!

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OCRA Events

February 4 - March 10, 2020

Discover Steno: Intro to Machine Shorthand

6 Tuesday Weekly Sessions

Cleveland, OH

February 25, 2020

Mardi Gras Meet and Greet, Hosted by District D

West Shore Wine Company

Rocky River, OH

March 27-29, 2020

2020 OCRA Annual Conference


Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris, Westerville, OH

March 27, 2020

OCRA Board of Directors Meeting

Westerville, OH

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