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Gateway Collegiate DECA - Kenosha Campus

Collegiate DECA is a student driven organization that values competence, innovation, integrity, and teamwork. We prepare students for careers by integrating skills learned in the classroom into real world experiences. Collegiate DECA programs assist in developing academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, experienced leaders. Our students major in a variety of academic programs with a strong focus on business-related fields. Collegiate DECA conferences and other activities give students unique access to internships, scholarships, competition, and professional networking.

Kenosha DECAWelcome to the Spring Semester 2016

It is time to start planning your involvement with DECA this semester!

It is sure to BE EPIC if you take the time to get involved and to join us for upcoming competitions and events!

Important dates to save on your calendar, please note events will be added and things are subject to change:

  • January 27, Wednesday: First General meeting of the semester: 12:30 pm, Room A217
  • February 8, Monday: Second General meeting of the semester:10:30 am, Room A217
  • Feb 10 and 11, Wednesday/Thursday: Cookie and Coffee Sale to benefit National Kidney Foundation, Kenosha Atrium 8am-2pm
  • February 12, Friday: All deposits due for to attend State Competition in Madison
  • February 23 , Tuesday: Member Practice Session for State, All Gateway DECA Chapters invited to attend, 5:30-7:30 pm, Room TBD. Join us for practice session and pizza
  • March 3-6 , Thursday-Sunday: DECA State Conference, Madison more information to follow
  • April 15-20, Friday-Wednesday: ICDC Conference Washington DC, more information to follow

Any questions? 
Email Kari Aiello at or 
Chapter President Brandy Hickey at


Join Gateway’s Collegiate DECA Blackboard Community

Do you want to know more about Gateway Collegiate DECA?

You can add the Collegiate DECA Community to your Blackboard, here’s how: 

  • Log into your Gateway Blackboard
  • Click on the Community Tab
  • In the “Organization Search” Box, type in “DECA
  • You will then be able to click on Collegiate DECA and Self-enroll
  • Go to your main Blackboard page, scroll down, on your right you will see Collegiate DECA under the heading “My Organizations”.

On the Collegiate DECA Blackboard you will find information about meetings on Kenosha, Racine, and Elkhorn Campuses as well as other important information.  Keep in Touch with Gateway Collegiate DECA! 

And BEST of all, it is FREE to Join Gateway’s Collegiate DECA!