MSCPA 2021 Scholarships – Applications Are Open!

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The MSCPA is now accepting scholarship applications!

In 2020, the MSCPA was able to award $141,500 to worthy accounting students. They restructured their scholarship program to increase the amount of the awards and are proud to be offering scholarships ranging from $2,500 – $10,000. They are happy to provide financial assistance to offset the costs associated with becoming a CPA – all YOU need to do is apply!

The deadline to apply is Monday, February 1, 2021.

To learn more about …

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Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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An Interview with an AI Professional at Deloitte Consulting

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We recently spoke with Morgann Carlon, a Senior Manager in the Applied Artificial Intelligence Practice at Deloitte Consulting LLP, about the best parts of working at Deloitte, the exciting field of AI, and her advice to job seekers interested in exploring career opportunities at one of the world’s leading consultancies.

Vault: Tell us a little bit about yourself: your background, your experience, and how you came to join Deloitte.

Morgann Carlon: My name is Morgann Carlon and I am a …

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Don’t Miss Scholarship Opportunities by Surgent CPA Review – Deadline November 30, 2020

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Surgent CPA Review has scholarship opportunities for hardworking students currently studying accounting and finance at an accredited college or university.

Surgent is offering two scholarships, and winners will receive $1,500 for first place. All applicants must submit an answer to an essay question with a copy of their current transcript. Further details on how to apply for the scholarship can be found here:

https://www.surgent.com/college-scholarship/ (Deadline: November 30, 2020)

https://www.surgentcpareview.com/college-scholarship/  (Deadline: November 30, 2020)

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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2021 CAS Trust Scholarship Program Application

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The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) has posted the 2021 CAS Trust Scholarship Program Application.

The CAS Trust Scholarship Program will award up to eight scholarships to deserving students for the 2021-2022 academic year. Scholarships will range from $2,500 (4 Awards) to $5,000 (4 Awards).

Completed applications are due by January 31, 2021. Winners will be informed of award decisions by May 31, 2021.

You can find the application along with eligibility, application requirements, and information about previous CAS Trust Scholarship …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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MSCPA 2020-21 Firm Guide

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What GPA do you need to obtain to be hired by your dream firm? What firm is your perfect fit? Which firms sponsor international students? Look no further! The answers to all of these questions and more can be found in the new edition of the MSCPA’s 2020-21 Firm Guide, which profiles 57 firms in the state! VIEW GUIDE

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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24 Companies with Amazing Accessibility Practices

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Accessibility has become a key component of any company’s strategy to create a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. A study from Accenture, the American Association of People with Disabilities, and Disability found that “organizations prioritizing accessibility had 28 percent higher revenue, and people with disabilities represent the third-largest market segment in the United States.”

Additionally, by adding employees with different backgrounds and abilities to any workforce, businesses are better able to understand different markets, consumers, build better products, and foster …

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Google’s Veteran Career Series

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Are you a member of the US veteran community interested in learning more about Google’s culture and job opportunities? Then look no further!

By Alyssa Hammond
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Looking for the Top Internships Around? Vault has the answer!

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Vault recently released their newest internship rankings guide. The ranking system is based on a survey of over 11,000 interns at over 100 internship programs.

There is a wide variety of categories included, many of which are new this year, including Best Internships by Industry, Best Internships by Role, Best Internships for Diversity, and Best Internships in numerous employment factors such as Quality of Life, Networking Opportunities, and more.

Some notable companies featured include Microsoft, J.P. Morgan, Deloitte, IBM, and …

By Alyssa Hammond
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QU GAME Forum X is going virtual

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We are excited to announce that this year the Global Asset Management Education (GAME) Forum will be taking place virtually on March 25-26, 2021.

We have been hard at work reimagining the live event, in an effort to continue to deliver the opportunity to connect with industry leaders through keynote speaker panels, breakout sessions, workshops and more. We will also hold the global portfolio competition virtually.

GAME Forum provides college students and faculty with unique access to explore important developments, challenges …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Q&A with Harris Williams Investment Banking Associate Bethel Hailemichael

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Bethel Hailemichael is an associate in the Healthcare & Life Sciences Group at Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services. Vault recently spoke with Bethel about life at the firm—its culture and mentorship opportunities—and his advice for young professionals interested in joining the investment banking industry. Read more here.

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