Week 7 Accounting Annoucnements

***$5,000 Scholarship***


In recognition of our 40 years of business and our long time commitment to serve our communities, AKT, a Top 100 Accounting Firm nationwide, will be offering a scholarship to an outstanding business student. The AKT Family of Companies is a broad financial services organization from traditional accounting, auditing and tax compliance to business valuation, management consulting, financial due diligence, international tax planning, and employee benefit and retirement plan services. Our firm works closely with business owners and individuals to manage their financial, wealth and tax planning strategies.


We are asking that each student complete an application and to carefully review the criteria to qualify for the AKT 40th Anniversary Scholarship for Academic Excellence and Community Involvement.  ****SEE attached application details DEADLINE —- March 1st


The scholarship in the amount of $5,000 for the academic school year, will be paid directly to the student over three quarters.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me directly at 503.620.4489.


Leadership Conference:

SUMMER 2014  LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE — See attached flyer Moss Adams, Deloitte, KPMG and PWC — Jones & Roth (Eugene)


If you’re an exceptional student interested in gaining a greater understanding of the dynamic field of public accounting, we invite you to apply for our summer leadership conference. It’s an interactive training program designed to illuminate the factors critical to your future success.

Eligibility We’re seeking bright and ambitious students who have approximately two years remaining in their accounting coursework and a strong desire to pursue a career in public accounting. We’ll select students based on academic achievements, leadership, extracurricular activities, and communication skills. We invite you to apply for our summer leadership conference series. We’ll consider eligible candidates for both our local conference, Road Map to Success, and our national conference, DEGREE Pursuing bachelor’s or master’s degree MAJOR Accounting or related field CPA ELIGIBILITY DATE Must fall between December 2015 and August 2016


Jones & Roth (Eugene) — See attached flyer We’re excited about our first summer leadership program and hope to have a lot of OSU kids applying for one of our 15 spots.

Attached is a flyer about the program.  Beaver JobNet is active and students can start completing their applications.  The application process closes February 28th and interviews will be on campus on March 6th.


Job Opportunity:

Weyerhaeuser Company is currently seeking Spring/Summer Interns to work in the tax department.  This is a great opportunity to see the corporate side of tax work within a Fortune 500 company.  This is a paid, full-time internship with length varying depending on need and availability.

Candidate Requirements:

·         Currently enrolled in Bachelors of Accounting Program (preferably in Junior or Senior year) and maintaining a high level of scholastic achievement

·         Internships range from 3-6 month duration depending on the needs of the tax department and intern alike


If you or an acquaintance is interested in pursuing this internship opportunity, please contact Tax Department Office Manager Shea Kennedy for information on how to apply. Shea can be reached via phone (253) 924-2273 or e-mail at Shea.Kennedy@Weyerhaeuser.com.


Two Paid Tutoring Opportunity:

1.  Student needs tutoring help — see email sent two weeks ago.

2.  Seven Star Tutoring is a new private tutoring company in Corvallis serving k-12, OSU and LBCC students.  We are hiring tutors in all subject areas, but have a particularly high demand for tutors who specialize in accounting, business, economics, math and science.

Tutoring is great part-time, flexible work for current students.  Pay starts at $20/hour.

To apply, visit: http://www.sevenstartutoring.com/job-opportunities/

Seven Star Tutoring, LLC

Private local tutoring in Bend and Corvallis, Oregon.

(541) 241-6297



PLEASE schedule your composite picture at Ball Studio IT IS FREE — this way you can be on the walls of the Moss Adams Classroom.

The Ball Studio, Corvallis



Please make sure to call and make an appointment to have your Senior Composite picture taken! The Ball Studio has offered to take pictures for FREE of Accounting Graduates! Having a ‘Class of 2014’ Composite hanging in the new business building will really mean a lot to the Accounting Professors.  It’s the least we can do in return for all of the hours they’ve spent teaching us the difference between a debit and a credit. The deadline for pictures is May 15th, 2014 so please make your appointment early! www.theballstudio.com theballstudio@gmail.com (541) 753-5721

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