Tuesday, July 13, 2010

The BDPA Insider – July 13, 2010


The BDPA Insider – July 13, 2010



National BDPA Recognizes Prudential as Gold Level Sponsor

[Largo MD, July 12, 2010] - BDPA (http://www.bdpa.org) recognizes Prudential Financial, Inc (www.prudential.com), a global financial services leader, as a Gold Level Corporate Sponsor. Other Gold Level sponsors with over $50,000 commitment to BDPA are Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Mayo Clinic and Oracle.

Click here for a copy of the press release:

http://blacksgonegeek.org/Documents/pr1006_Prudential_Press_Release2.pdf


US Air Force Academy very interested in rising high school juniors with strong STEM oriented GPAs

Please see this quarter's cover story and its continuation to the top of page 5 linked above re AFROTC.

http://www.ncr-bdpa.org/bdpatoday/SUMMER10-Newsletter_Final.pdf

The Air Force requests names of qualified HSCC, YTC, or IT Showcase students who meet or exceed above referenced criteria and are interested in full AFROTC scholarships at participating universities. The Air Force is very interested in [preliminary] award announcement(s) for any of NBDPA's qualified students during the conference, post-conference PR or community relations.

Local chapters, please remind participating HSCC teams to identify interested students who may qualify -- this is the type of news the US Air Force wants to help NBDPA promote while measuring their ROI and our responsiveness to immediate and long-term requirements. (Select here for last month's article re MG Hawkins)

Click here for the full article:

http://tinyurl.com/2d7qhgh


BDPA Technology Career Fair Posted on PhillyJobs.com

Thanks to PhillyJobs.com for posting the BDPA Technology Career Fair on there website. Check out PhillyJobs.com for many more job seeker resources.

Click here for the full article:

http://www.phillyjobs.com/career-events/technology-career-fair.htm


2011 BDPA Conference (Where and When!)

Do you know when and where the 2011 conference will be held? Don’t be left in the dark!

Click here for the full article:

http://bdpa.groupsite.com/discussion/topic/show/335634


Please accept our invitation to join us in the City of Brotherly Love by registering for the 32nd Annual National BDPA Conference, (http://www.bdpa.org/conf-2010.php) July 28 – 31, 2010 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, PA.

Hotel Rooms Are Now Going Fast: Please Book Now!!!

Reserve your room today by contacting the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown at 1-800-266-9432 and ask for the BDPA (Black Data Processing Associates) rate or register online.
https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=1565915

Subscribe to the BDPA Foundation Blog via email:http://www.feedburner.com/fb/a/emailverifySubmit?feedId=649683

Subscribe to Blacks Gone Geek Blog via email:

http://feedburner.google.com/fb/a/mailverify?uri=blogspot/BlacksGoneGeek&loc=en_US

Follow us on Twitter:

http://www.twitter.com/BDPA

http://www.twitter.com/BDPA_Conference

http://twitter.com/BDPA/conf10-presenters (**New** Conference Speakers Network)

Find the buzz on Twitter #BDPA:

http://twitter.com/home#search?q=%23BDPA

This message has been brought to you by the BDPA Social Networking Team. http://www.bdpa.org/socialnetworks.php

Contact our Social Networking Team - socialnetworking@bdpa.org


PS: Please share this information with your friends, co-workers, church members, etc so that they can help us pass the word. The key is that we must share what we know with others so we can all grow and prosper.

No comments: