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The Buckeye Record Needs You!

Do you have an interest in writing? The Buckeye Record needs you! Please email OCRA with your submissions and ideas before June 10, 2023.

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2023 Annual Conference Recap: Everything Counts!

Thank you to our attendees, presenters, vendors, sponsors, and supporters!

A successful 2023 Annual Conference was held March 24-26, 2023, at the Renaissance Columbus Westerville-Polaris. View the recap and highlights of the conference here.

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2023 New Reporter and Student Scholarship Recipients Honored

$3,000 was awarded at the 2023 Annual Conference

Congratulations to our 2023 scholarship recipients!

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Governor DeWine recognizes Ohio 2023 Court Reporting and Captioning Week

President Donna Karoscik encourages all Ohio reporters and captioners to share the excitement

Governor DeWine and Lieutenant Governor Husted have declared Ohio Court Reporting and Captioning Week February 4-11, 2023. The week-long event will highlight the many aspects of court reporting and captioning that make it a viable profession, including good salaries, flexibility, interesting venues, and the increasing demand for more reporters and captioners to meet the growing number of employment opportunities available in the field.

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The Buckeye Record - Winter 2023 Edition

The latest issue of the The Buckeye Record is now available!

For a limited time, the Winter 2023 edition of The Buckeye Record is available without logging in. Nonmembers: Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to see what your OCRA is doing for all of Ohio's reporters and captioners.

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2023 OCRA Membership Renewal Notice and Membership Drive

What's in it for you? Education! Information! Power! Connections! And so much more!

OCRA values each member and strives to provide benefits and professional resources to help you in each step of your court reporting and captioning career. Renew your membership on or before Christmas Day (December 25, 2022) and be entered to win an additional year's membership as OCRA's present to you! Drawing will take place on January 5, 2023.

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OCRA Events

October 16 - 18, 2023

All Ohio Counselors Conference


The Hyatt Regency Columbus

April 5 - 7, 2024

2024 Annual Conference

Marriott Cleveland East, Warrensville Heights (Beachwood), Ohio

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