2017-2018 Calendar Updated
The LA DI 2017-2018 Events Calendar has all the dates to help you plan for this school year--reserve those important dates now!
Global Finals 2017
Global Finals 2017 was held May 24-27 at the
University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. Teams from 15+ countries and 8,000+ students/1,400+ teams gathered to showcase their Challenge solutions.
See the results at D.I.'s GlobalFinals.org Web site or download the #GF17 App (Android via Google Play & iOS via the App Store)
Congratulations to all our teams for their excellent performances. Special recognition goes to Curtis Elementary for placing in the top ten and to Kingston Elementary for having the #1 Instant Challenge score for teams in the "In It Together" challenge.
State Tournament Scores
Bossier Parrish DI teams send a big THANK YOU to Crystal Gann, for organizing and managing the bus seating and communication during this year's Global Finals, and to Joan Turek, for organizing the BPS trip request. We really appreciate your hard work and leadership!
Spirit of DI Award for Exceptional Service
Destination Imagination’s Board of Trustees, on behalf of DI’s global community, presented the Spirit of DI Award for Exceptional Service to Joan Turek at this year's Global Finals Volunteer Recognition Dinner.
This award is given to individuals who have gone above and beyond to make the DI experience exceptional at the highest level. From the award announcement, "you have gone out of your way to help others, made sacrifices to do so, and freely given your time, energy, and passion to change the lives of thousands of DI participants. You were selected from among candidates nominated by one or more DI leaders – International Challenge Masters, Challenge Writers, Affiliate Directors, or members of the DI Staff – for this award. We proudly recognize and applaud those members of our community like you who demonstrate outstanding and extraordinary levels of sportsmanship, volunteerism and spirit." Congratulations Joan!
Awards Ceremony Photos