Accounting Society
  Spring 2017 Semester Meetings and Events

Thursday February 16th: CPA Review Night from 7:30-8:30 PM in Walb 114.  Learn more about the CPA exam as well as the review materials available through Becker CPA Review and Gleim CPA Review.

Wednesday February 22nd: Fort Wayne Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Student Night from 5:30-8 PM at Do It Best in the Walb Union Classic Ballroom.  Several internal auditors from some of the most successful local businesses will gather to network with students and provide information about a career in internal audit.  Some of the companies represented generally include: Lincoln Financial, Do It Best, Parkview Hospital, etc.  This year's key note speaker is Chris Walda.  He was the Audit Director and led a staff of three resposnible for auditing over $1 billion in revenues.  This is a great networking and learning opportunity.  All students are strongly encouraged to attend, regardless of class standing.  

Thursday March 23rd: Career Paths in Accounting Panel Discussion from 6:00 - 7:00 PM in Walb Union G-08. Hear from up to five accounting professionals who will share information regarding their career path, what their job entails and career planning advice. Thus far we have confirmed panelists representing Cost Accounting (BAE Systems), International Tax (Zimmer Biomet) and Auditing (Haines, Isenbarger & Skiba). All students (Freshman to Seniors) are encouraged to attend this event.

Monday April 10th: Cortland Capital (Joint meeting with Finance Society) from 6-7 PM in Walb Union G-08. This is a great chance to meet with a rapidly growing company that is hiring both Accounting and Finance students for their Indianapolis (and other world-wide) office locations. Please check out their website at   http://www.cortlandglobal.com/. 

Accounting Society End of Year Banquet.  This event will be held on Friday May 5th at 5:30 PM at the IPFW Holiday Inn.  This will be a great networking opportunity with all of our sponsoring firms.  Scholarships will be awarded, members will receive certificates and there will be a dinner where members of each sponsoring firm will be seated with students.  All effort should be made to attend this event.

Please e-mail me at Hankes@ipfw.edu if you have any questions regarding this event.