OASL Newsletter

Ohio Association of Student Leaders, January 2020

The Ohio Association of Student Leaders is an organization dedicated to the teaching of leadership skills, organizational skills, and people skills valuable to the members and officers of all student organizations!

New Year, New Name, Same Impactful Programming!

Happy New Year, student leaders! Whether you're a student, parent, teacher, counselor or principal, we hope to meet you and/or your students in 2020!

OASL has year round programming for ALL student leaders! Whether it's a 1 day event, overnight conference, or our summer camps, we have something for you!

Check out the video below to learn more about the Ohio Association of Student Leaders!


Student Leadership & NHS Day with the Columbus Blue Jackets!

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All student leaders are invited to Student Leader & NHS Day with the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena on Monday, February 10, 2020! The first ten schools to register will get the chance to have two students High-Five the players as they skate out onto the ice to face off with the Tampa Bay Lightning!

Cost: $32/ticket & includes cost of programming, ticket to the game, on-ice open skate & skate rental.

Registration deadline: Friday, January 31st

Registration Form: This is linked below for your convenience! To register, please complete the enclosed form and return it to the Blue Jackets along with your tax-exempt form by 1/31. Note - the registration is handled directly by the Columbus Blue Jackets. Please contact our CBJ representative listed on the order form with any registration questions.

Where: Nationwide Arena, 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Columbus, Ohio, 43215

Student Leaders Day Schedule:

Check-In: 12:30 – 1:00 PM

Education Day: 1:00 – 4:00 PM

Exit Nationwide Arena: 4:00 – 6:30 PM

Blue Jackets vs. Lightning: 7:30 PM (doors open at 6:30 PM)

NOTE: Students should NOT bring book bags, as Nationwide Arena policy does not allow book bags inside the arena.

Celebrate the newest chapter of the Ohio Association of Student Leaders with a new piece of merchandise for the new year! All shirts contain our new logo and are representative of the organization's new color palette! Check out our 6 colors & styles below!

The merchandise window will be open until January 29th!

Orders should arrive by mail by February 15th.

Sapphire & Charcoal Sweatshirts = $30

Daisy, Gold, Lime, & Sky T-shirts = $20

Order & pay for yours today by clicking here!

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What is State Conference?

Who: Join us at Port Clinton High School this spring for our 67th Annual State Conference! This conference is for all middle school and high school student leaders in which the the school holds membership in the Ohio Association of Student Leaders. (Not a member? Sign your school up here!)

What & Why: Annual 3 day conference. Students attending will need to miss Friday, March 13th from school. The election of the student and adult representatives to the Executive Board, keynote speaker(s), student led small group workshops, dinner banquet, award ceremony, semi-formal dance and other interactive activities highlight our State Conference! Student leaders have the opportunity to connect and interact with like-minded individuals and gain valuable skills and ideas to bring back to their home schools and communities!

Where: Our location moves to a different school each year! 2020 State Conference will be hosted by Port Clinton High School, in Port Clinton, Ohio!

When & Cost: March 12-14, 2020. The price of a student and/or advisor is $75/person. This covers the cost of meals, materials, building use, and a state conference t shirt.

Advisor Programming: Yes! We facilitate advisor programming at State Conference to provide advisors with activities and ideas they can take back and use with their colleagues or home student organizations and teams! Advisors who attend conference will be able to receive contact hours for licensure. Be sure to apply ahead of time in your home district. This will be a great opportunity to learn and share new ideas and to form valuable connections with advisers from across the state.

Keep checking www.oasl-oh.org during the upcoming weeks for registration details and registration forms, or reach out to Executive Director, Connie Miley for more details and information! connie.miley@oasl-oh.org