At a recent camporee, an assistant Scoutmaster was called out to join the Order of the Arrow, Scouting's national honor society. His son was not.
The 2015 National Order of the Arrow Conference closed with a show that made Arrowmen think, laugh, scream, dance and maybe even get a little teary-eyed.
The NOAC Shows team has a daunting job. They take an abstract conference theme — "It Starts With Us" — and convert it into something magical.
The Flap Map at NOAC 2015 is a giant wall of patches that showcases OA flaps from all 50 states. And someone's going to win the whole thing.
Some 15,000 Arrowmen gathered inside Michigan State's Spartan Stadium for what organizers called the largest emergency evacuation drill in stadium history.
A team of 25 to 30 content creators writes stories for the official NOAC 2015 website and the daily NOAC newspaper, The Current.
The Grand Hodag carnival has become a tradition at the National Order of the Arrow Conference, and the 2015 edition was as crazy as advertised.
The Main Thing in Scouting, Tillerson says, is serving more youth. So at the Gathering of Eagles, he issued a challenge to every Eagle Scout there.
NOAC means big business for Domino's Pizza location. And the store manager is donating a portion of his profits from NOAC orders back to the OA.
Modeled after the sport J.K. Rowling created for her Wizarding World, Quidditch has become popular among the Muggles at NOAC 2015.