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School of Accountancy hosts career fair and golf scramble

September 28, 2010, Whitney Schaefer

${image-alt} A student speaks with a recruiter at the Fall Accounting Career Fair.
On September 23, 2010, the Fall 2010 Accounting Career Fair was held at the International Lounge at the Student Center from 2:00-5:30 PM. Students had the opportunity to meet with company representatives to network and learn more about internships and full-time positions. Afterwards, a reception was held at the same location, where students, employers, faculty, and staff socialized over hors d’oeuvres. The companies in attendance included:

  • Anders, Minkler & Diehl LLP
  • Archer Daniels Midland Company
  • Becker Professional Educator
  • BKD, LLP
  • Caterpillar, Inc.
  • Defense Contract Audit Agency
  • Deloitte
  • Edward Jones
  • Emerson Electric Company
  • Ernst & Young
  • Kemper CPA Group, LLP
  • Kerber, Eck & Braeckel, LLP
  • LarsonAllen LLP
  • Mueller Prost PC
  • Pepsi MidAmerica
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • RubinBrown, LLP
  • UHY Advisors

The next day, the annual School of Accountancy Golf Scramble took place at Red Hawk Country Club in Pickneyville, Illinois. The golf scramble was a networking event for accounting students, professionals, and School of Accountancy alumni, friends, and current and former faculty. The event was organized by Accounting Society, a student chapter of the Institute of Managerial Accountants.