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There's still time to get your tickets for the District A "Get Your Game On" Event

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - Fifth Third Field, Toledo

Bring your family and friends and get your game on with the Ohio Court Reporters Association and OCRA Cardinal Foundation as the Columbus Clippers travel to Toledo to take on the Toledo Mud Hens! Two Ohio teams! One great day!

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The Buckeye Record - Spring/Summer 2017 Edition

For a limited time, the Spring/Summer 2017 edition of The Buckeye Record is available without logging in. Nonmembers: Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to see what your OCRA is doing for all of Ohio's reporters and captioners.

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OCRA Cardinal Foundation offering A to Z Intro to Machine Shorthand

FREE 8-week introductory program to begin in August in the Canton area

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's 2017 Annual Conference: A Hall of Fame worthy event!

March 24-26, 2017, Embassy Suites Cleveland-Rockside

Inside the 2017 OCRA Annual Conference Recap: Installation of the 2017-2018 OCRA Board of Directors, Hagestrom Cup Speed Contest and Realtime Contest Champions, Award and Scholarship Winners, and so much more!

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Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) Computer-Aided Transcription Services Request for Proposal

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) will need up to approximately 1,500 hours of Sign Language Interpreting and/or Computer-Aided Transcription Services covering the needs for affected employees and to provide interpreting services as a reasonable accommodation (auxiliary aid for communication access) for business related activities covering the 2017 and 2018 fiscal years.

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Governor Kasich recognizes Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week

President Susan Gee encourages all Ohio reporters and captioners to share the excitement

February 11-18, 2017 is National Court Reporting and Captioning Week. Ohio Governor Kasich and Lieutenant Governor Taylor have declared the same in the state of Ohio!

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OCRA's New Year - New You CEU Event

2017 kicked off in true OCRA style

Attendees earned .4 CEU while they learned and laughed to start off their 2017!

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2016 Recap - Your Association's Year in Review

Happy New Year to you and yours!

To those who have renewed your membership for 2017, thank you! If you haven't renewed for 2017, or are not a member and are considering joining, there's still time before the end of the 2016 tax year! Working together, we can make a big difference in our association and our profession right here in Ohio!

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2017 OCRA Membership Renewal Notice and Membership Drive

What's in it for you? Education! Information! Power! Connections! And so much more!

OCRA values each member and strives to provide benefits and professional resources to help you in each step of your court reporting and captioning career. Congratulations to Sara Clark, RPR, CRR, CRC, OCRA's 2017 Membership Renewal $50 Amazon gift card winner!

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UPDATE: Proposed Amendments to the Rules of Practice and Procedure in Ohio Courts

On Friday, November 4, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio's Commission on the Rules of Practice & Procedure voted to remove any reference to the pro-rata apportionment of fees for depositions as initially proposed in amendments to Ohio Rules of Civil Procedure 30(C).

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The Buckeye Record - Fall 2016 edition

For a limited time, the Fall 2016 edition of The Buckeye Record is available without logging in. Nonmembers: Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to see what your OCRA is doing for all of Ohio's reporters and captioners.

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October 2016 OCRA Update. Important Events and Dates!

Join OCRA/renew your membership by November 15 and be entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card! Also, be sure to mark your calendars for all OCRA events. You won't want to miss anything that's coming up!

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OCRA's Seminar Saturday Recap

OCRA's "Seminar Saturday" took place on September 24th at Tri-C's Western Campus in Parma.

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August 22, 2016 OCRA News Update

2016 Cardinal Foundation Golf Outing Cancelled. OCRA Seminar Saturday Registration Opens

The 2016 OCRA Cardinal Foundation Golf Outing originally scheduled for Friday, August 26th has been cancelled. Thank you to all who sponsored and supported this year's event! NEW CALENDAR ADDITION: Earn up to .5 CEUs on Saturday, September 24th during OCRA's Seminar Saturday! Register TODAY!!!

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Ohio represented in Chicago at NCRA's Annual Convention & Expo

Sue Terry, Springfield, Ohio, elected as NCRA 2016-2017 Vice President

Congratulations to Ohio's Sue Terry on her recent election as NCRA's Vice President. Thank you to all who represented Ohio and OCRA in Chicago, including our OCRA Members who qualified in NCRA's Realtime Contest!!

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July 2016 Update: NCRA Annual Convention and elections and more!

July 13, 2016 OCRA E-Bulletin

Friday, July 15 is the deadline to join NCRA or to provide an updated email address to NCRA in order to vote in the upcoming contested elections and for proposed bylaws amendments. Also, upcoming OCRA events!

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