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NOISE Expo Features Interactive STEM Exhibits

Nick Uhas from America’s Got Talent presented an interactive science show. 
Photo from NOISE Facebook page; used with permission.

Brooklyn Hollimon, Staff Writer

May 19, 2019

The Northeast Ohio Innovative STEM Expo, or NOISE, was held at BHS on Saturday, April 13. The event showcased science, technology, engineering and mathematical principles through engaging interactive exhibits, activities and performances. “[The goal of NOISE was student] exposure to various business and activities rela...

EntrovationCLE Expo Showcases Local Business Talent

EntrovationCLE Expo Showcases Local Business Talent

Gabriela Covolan Costa, Staff Writer

May 11, 2016

This year’s event raised around $70,000 before expenses. Vendors paid from $195-350 for stalls, and sponsorships went for $1,000-10,000. The students donated $3,500 to Youth Outdoors to provide activities for Cleveland's inner city youth. They also use the money for leadership training and a professional conference. The balance is saved for next year’s company.

Excel TECC Marketing Students Place 1st and 2nd in DECA State Championship

Excel TECC Marketing Students Place 1st and 2nd in DECA State Championship

Emily Topilow, Arts & Life Editor

April 11, 2013

West Geauga senior Geordi Kogovsek and BHS senior Robbie Kaufman, members of Jean Getz’s Excel TECC marketing class, placed 1st and 2nd respectively at the the DECA marketing state championships in Columbus on March 15. The students will advance to Nationals, which will be held in Anaheim, CA on Apr...

Marketing Class Develops Campaign for Cedar Point

Marketing Class Develops Campaign for Cedar Point

Maya Saab, Staff Writer

November 17, 2011

Marketing teacher Jean Getz doesn’t run her class on a typical classroom schedule. Her Excel TECC class runs a marketing company, and they meet project deadlines for their clients. This semester’s client  is Cedar Point. Generally, marketing students don’t know who their next client will be until the beginni...

Marketing Team Competes at National Tournament

Jean Getz's marketing students celebrate with their trophies. Photo courtesy of Jean Getz.

May 6, 2011

By Haley Marblestone Marketing students celebrate with their trophies. Photo courtesy of Jean Getz. On the weekend of February 4th, 22 out of 23 students from Jean Getz’s Excel Tech Marketing program won trophies at the DECA district contest. 18 of those students advanced to the DECA State Competition, although only 17 could attend....

Marketing Class Prepares Ad Campaigns for Corporate Clients

Jean Getz's marketing class is preparing a professional marketing campaign.  Phto courtesy of Jean Getz.

December 8, 2009

  By Kaulin Hooper, Staff Writer Currently students in marketing teacher Jean Getz’s class at BHS’s Excel Tech program are working in close collaboration with Doner Advertising, the largest private advertising agency in the world. “The Doner Project allows students to learn from premier professionals in the business and marketing world” said Ge...