Week 9 Announcements

*BAP officer elections, March 5th, 2014 at 5:30pm.   (see attached document for officer position descriptions)

**BAP Meeting — March 5th, States Audit Division

***$5,000 Scholarship*** EXTENDED — Deadline — Friday, March 7th

ACCOUNTING:

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 —- extended to March 7th

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.

The deadline for the attached scholarship opportunity has been extended to Friday, March 7th.

Information regarding this scholarship is also posted on the COB website at: http://business.oregonstate.edu/services/scholarship-information#other.

2.  Moss Adams Diversity Scholarship (see attached flyer) $3,500, Due March 31st and reaching out to sophomores interested in accounting as a major

Eligibility:

We’re seeking bright and ambitious sophomores who have approximately three years remaining in their coursework and a strong desire to pursue both an accounting degree and a career in public accounting.We’ll select students based on a number of factors, including academic achievement, demonstrated leadership skills, extracurricular activities (particularly those in leadership roles in diversity organizations), and effective communication skills.

Qualifications include:

DEGREE Pursuing bachelor’s degree

MAJOR Accounting or related field

GPA 3.0 or higher

3.  Grant Thornton Scholarship (see the three attached flyers about the scholarship) This scholarship is open to students in accounting, finance, and construction management.

ON CAMPUS VISIT — OFFICE HOURS: THIS WEDNESDAY Berntson Porter – OSU Campus OFFICE HOURS Wednesday, March 5th, with drop in hours from 2 to 4pm in the Moss Adams conference room. They are looking to hire in the fall and want to recruit as many OSU Beavers as possible. This is a great chance for you guys to building a relationship NOT waiting until the fall.

Brandi Fuhrman

Assistant Director | Career Success Center | College of Business | Oregon State University Bexell Hall 209, Corvallis, OR 97331-2603 | 541.737.8957|fax 541.737.4890

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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.

Paid Tutoring Opportunity:

1.  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

SENIORS —

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

www.theballstudio.com

541-753-5721

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

CFMA Scholarship Application

AKT 40th Anniversary Scholarship – OSU Application

Positions for descriptions final (1)

Moss Adams Foundation Diversity Scholarship

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