Accounting Society
  Spring 2016 Semester Meetings and Events

Tuesday (January 19th) in Kettler 1st floor by stairwell from Noon - 1 PM and    Wednesday (January 20th) in Walb 1st floor outside of the bookstore from Noon - 1 PM: Accounting Society Officer Meet & Greets and Becker CPA Review at tables located in the 1st floor of Kettler Hall. Stop on by to learn more about the Accounting Society, upcoming events, pay membership dues or just to get to know more about the accounting program. Also, the campus representative for the Becker CPA Review program will be there to answer questions regarding the Becker CPA Review program on Tuesday (January 19th).  

*Wednesday February 3rd: Fort Wayne Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Student Night from 5:30-8 PM at St Francis University.  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: Steel Dynamics, Lincoln Financial, Do It Best, Parkview Hospital, etc. This is an good networking and learning opportunity.  All students are strongly encouraged to attend, regardless of class standing. 

*Thursday February 11th at 6PM in Walb Union G21: Career Paths in Accounting Panel.  Hear from up to five panelist from various career paths in accounting regarding what it is really like and how to succeed.  Panelist will include the President/CEO of Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, corporate accountant at Franklin Electric, internal auditor at Do It Best, tax partner at DWD, and a retired audit partner at BKD. 

*Wednesday March 30th at 6 PM in KT 242: Becker CPA Review Night.  Learn more about the CPA exam as well as the review materials available through Becker CPA Review.

*Thursday April 14 at 4:45 PM in Walb Union G08: RobertHalf.  Learn more from the firm that hires Accounting and Finance professionals for companies in Fort Wayne and throughout the world.  They service is free to prospective employees and they will share insights on increasing career prospects.

Accounting Society End of Year Banquet.  This event will be held on Friday May 6th at 5:30 PM at the IPFW Alumni Center.  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.

*Attending one of the events with an asterisk will satisfy the "attending a meeting" requirement of becoming a member of the IPFW Accounting Society.

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