BDPA Indianapolis Wins Chapter of the Year

INDIANAPOLIS, IN —The Indianapolis Chapter (BDPA Indy) of BDPA is one of over 40 chapters across the United States established to fulfill and successfully execute the mission of National BDPA and its co-founders. Towards … Continue reading BDPA Indianapolis Wins Chapter of the Year

Atlanta Team Retains National High School Computer Competition Title

ATLANTA  (bdpatoday)—BDPA’s High School Computer Competition (HSCC) team from Atlanta, Georgia successfully defended their National HSCC title  by out-dueling BDPA-DC and BDPA Central Illinois for 2016’s top three national scholarship awards. … Continue reading Atlanta Team Retains National High School Computer Competition Title

National BDPA Celebrates 30-Year High School Computer Competition (HSCC) Milestone

ATLANTA—The National High School Computer Competition (HSCC), powered by BDPA, was founded in 1986 by Dr. Jesse L. Bemley (inset), a National BDPA Life Member from Washington, D.C. What started as … Continue reading National BDPA Celebrates 30-Year High School Computer Competition (HSCC) Milestone

Employee Resource Group Partnerships with BDPA

WASHINGTON—Employee resource groups (also known as ERGs, affinity groups, or business network groups) are groups of employees who join together in their workplace based on shared characteristics or life experiences. … Continue reading Employee Resource Group Partnerships with BDPA

Defending National coding champions capture South’s HSCC Regionals

CARY, NC (bdpatoday) —National BDPA’s South Regional High School computer Competition (HSCC) was held on Saturday, June 25th in Cary, NC. The meeting was co-hosted by National BDPA’s Triangle Chapter … Continue reading Defending National coding champions capture South’s HSCC Regionals

Virtual High School Computer Competition

BDPA Midwest Region – 2016 Virtual High School Computer Competition (#HSCC) by BDPA Midwest Region Vice-President, Michael Wulf CHICAGO, IL (bdpatoday)—It was like an “Invasion of the Biggest and Best … Continue reading Virtual High School Computer Competition

Like Tinder For Jobs: BDPA HSCC Alumna Launches ‘Job Match’ App @ SXSW

NBC NEWS | Marissa Evans AUSTIN, TX—Stephanie Lampkin has a photo of Ursula Burns, the CEO of Xerox, up in her office. Oprah, Maya Angelou and Melanie Hobson have a … Continue reading Like Tinder For Jobs: BDPA HSCC Alumna Launches ‘Job Match’ App @ SXSW

BEYA and HSCC Celebrate 30-Year Milestones

  PHILADELPHIA, PA—During this special week of February 15th through 21st 2016, America celebrates Career Communications Group’s (CCG) anniversary and milestone honoring their 30th annual Black Engineer of the Year Awards … Continue reading BEYA and HSCC Celebrate 30-Year Milestones

Message from National BDPA President

Photo courtesy: National BDPA Message from National BDPA President Good morning BDPA members. As my first official post as your National President, I just wanted to tell you how excited I … Continue reading Message from National BDPA President

Former HUD and Education Department CIO receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Industry Icons and Community Volunteers honored by local BDPA Chapters WASHINGTON — During an annual community and technology awards ceremony, Jerry Williams (left)  receives an industry Lifetime Achievement Award from … Continue reading Former HUD and Education Department CIO receives Lifetime Achievement Award

BDPA @ Microsoft Store

BDPA DC and BDPA NoVA to Co-Host Holiday Mixer at the Microsoft Store

BDPA-DC – Join BDPA Wednesday evening, December 16, 2015 at 6:00 PM at the Microsoft Store in Pentagon City. Power Networking. Door Prizes. Career Announcements for 2016. Select here to … Continue reading BDPA DC and BDPA NoVA to Co-Host Holiday Mixer at the Microsoft Store

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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

← Washington–Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski (front, center) commends students for forging new cyber careers to protect our nation from things we can’t see. “Prince Georges County is the epicenter of … Continue reading October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month