Beta Alpha Psi

Fall 2009 Calendar

All meetings are held in W401 PBB beginning at 5:30 p.m.  unless otherwise noted. Dress is business casual unless otherwise specified. Plan to arrive ten minutes early so that you can sign in and find a seat.

DATE EVENT TOPIC/TIME/PLACE
Aug. 6 - 8 Event -- BAP Annual Meeting: Brooklyn, NY Presentation by Officers: Financial Literacy
Aug. 25 No Meeting Welcome back to campus!
BAP Officers will present in 6A:150 class
Sept. 1 Meeting -- BAP Candidate Orientation and Barbeque - all 6A150 students are invited to attend the barbeque
Sept. 8 Meeting -- Ernst & Young Topic: Teaming in a Global Marketplace
Sept. 15
(in S401 PBB)
Meeting -- BAP Topic: Making Meet the Firms Night Successful for You
Note room change to S401 PBB for this event.
Sept. 16-18 (Wed.-Fri.) Event -- BAP Resume Workshops for Accounting Majors Bring your resume and get advice from senior Beta Alpha Psi members. Workshops are held in 106 Gilmore Hall at the following times:
     Wednesday, Sept. 16, 5:30pm-7:30pm
     Thursday, Sept. 17, 5:30pm-7:30pm
     Friday, Sept. 18, 2:30pm-4:30pm
Sept. 18
(Friday)
Event -- Deloitte Dinner
(signup in advance required)
Location: Brown Bottle in North Liberty
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Directions from Pappajohn Business Building
Sept. 22
Meeting -- KPMG Topic: A Day in the Life of an Audit Intern
Sept. 23
(Wed.)
Event -- Meet the Firms Night 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Kinnick Stadium - bus service will be provided
(business professional dress)
Sept. 23 - 25
(Wed.-Fri.)

Event -- Mock Interviews By appointment
(use Career Expo to sign up)
Sept. 24
(Thurs.)
Event -- PricewaterhouseCoopers Social Event Hotel Vetro, 7pm-9pm
Sept. 29
Meeting -- Deloitte Choosing a career path: Tax versus Audit
Oct. 6
Meeting -- PricewaterhouseCoopers Topic: Corporate Social Responsibility
Oct. 12 (Monday)
6:00pm-7:30pm
Event -- McGladrey National Speakers Series Topic: Mark-to-Market: Fantasy or Reality. More inforamtion is available at the McGladrey Institute of Accounting Education and Research website: National Speakers Series 2009)
Oct. 12 - 16 Event -- Accounting and Finance Interview Week By appointment
(Sign up through the Career Center)
Oct. 13 Meeting - BAP Community Service Activity Tippie Build 3
Family and Friends Letter Writing
Oct. 20 Meeting - Accenture Topic: Steps to Success: Initial Steps to Becoming a Business Advisor
Oct. 27
Meeting - RSM McGladrey Topic: Maximizing your Interview Success
Nov. 3 Meeting - Terry, Lockridge & Dunn Topic: The Advantages of Working for a Local Firm
Nov. 10
Meeting - Chapter Activity Election and Mentor Group Activities
Nov. 12/13
Event - Professional Trip
(registration required)
Minneapolis - PwC and UnitedHealthcare
Nov. 17
No Meeting
Nov. 25
No Meeting Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 1
No Meeting
Dec. 8
Meeting -- Chapter Activity New Member Initiation and Installation of New Officers



Spring 2010 Calendar

All meetings are held in W401 PBB beginning at 5:30 p.m.  unless otherwise noted. Dress is business casual unless otherwise specified. Plan to arrive ten minutes early so that you can sign in and find a seat.

DATE EVENT TOPIC/TIME/PLACE
Jan. 19 No Meeting First Day of Classes
Welcome back to campus!
Jan. 26 Meeting -- BAP New Candidate Welcome, BAP History, 150 Hour Requirement
Feb. 2 Meeting -- Institute of Internal Auditors Internal Audit as a Career
Feb. 9 Meeting/Event Mentor Group Activities
Feb. 16 Meeting -- Peace Corps and AmeriCorps What does the Peace Corps / AmeriCorps have to offer?
Feb. 23 Meeting -- Professor Tom Carroll MAc Programs as a Strategic Education Choice
Feb. 26/27
(Friday/Saturday)
Event -- Accounting Summit
(advance registration required)
Location: Marriott Hotel and Convention Center (Coralville)
Time: Friday 8:00am - 8:30pm, Saturday 8:00am to 1:00pm
Article about last year's Summit
Mar. 2 Meeting -- AEGON Issues in International Taxation
Mar. 9 Meeting -- Elections and Community Service Make treat bags for Ronald McDonald House
Mar. 16 No Meeting Spring Break
Mar. 23 Meeting -- Rockwell Collins Lean Cost Accounting
Mar. 30 Meeting -- ConAgra International Taxation
Apr. 6 Meeting -- CNA TBA
Apr. 9-10
(Friday/Saturday)
BAP Regional Meeting
(reservations required)
Missouri Valley Regional Meeting and Best Practices Competitions
Apr. 13 Event -- VITA at ICPL
(no regular BAP meeting)
Special session of VITA at Iowa City Public Library
All certified volunteers needed!
Apr. 20 Meeting -- FBI FBI Special Agents with CPAs: Investigating Financial Crimes
Apr. 27 Event - McGladrey Networking Event Wii Bowling
Apr. 30 (Friday) Event -- Spring Banquet

All members and candidates must attend.
BAP Initiation and Awards Ceremony
5:30pm
Brown Deer Golf Club



Fall 2010 Calendar

All meetings beginning at 5:30 p.m.  unless otherwise noted. Check your BAP weekly email for location. Dress is business casual unless otherwise specified. Plan to arrive ten minutes early so that you can sign in and find a seat.

DATE EVENT TOPIC/TIME/PLACE
Aug. 5 - 7 Event -- BAP Annual Meeting: San Jose, CA Presentation by Officers: Meaningful Service Projects
Aug. 24 No Meeting Welcome back to campus!
BAP Officers will present in 6A:150 class
Aug. 31 Meeting -- BAP Candidate Orientation and Barbeque - all 6A150 students are invited to attend the barbeque
Sept. 7 Meeting -- Ernst & Young Topic: Transitioning from College to your Career
Sept. 10
(Friday)
Event -- Deloitte Dinner
(signup in advance required)
Location: Downtown Sheraton Hotel
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Dress: Business Professional
Sept. 14
Meeting -- Presentation by Beta Alpha Psi Members Topic: Making Meet the Firms Night Successful for You
Sept. 15-17 (Wed.-Fri.) Event -- BAP Resume Workshops for Accounting Majors Bring your resume and get advice from senior Beta Alpha Psi members. Workshops are held at the following times:
Wednesday, Sept. 15, 5:30pm-8:30pm, Gilmore Hall 106
Thursday, Sept. 16, 5:30pm-8:30pm, W401 PBB
Friday, Sept. 17, 2:30pm-4:30pm, Gilmore Hall 106
Sept. 21
Meeting -- Rockwell Collins Topic: External Reporting: Challenges and Changes of XBRL and IFRS.
Presented by Sean Foster, Rockwell Collins Manager of External Financial Reporting
Sept. 22
(Wed.)
Event -- Meet the Firms Night 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Kinnick Stadium - bus service will be provided
(business professional dress)
Sept. 21 - 24
(Tues.-Fri.)

Event -- Mock Interviews By appointment
(use HireaHawk.com to sign up)
Sept. 23
(Thurs.)
Event -- PricewaterhouseCoopers Social 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Share Bistro (downtown next to Sheraton)
For: BAP Members/Candidates
Dress: Upscale Casual
Sept. 28
Meeting -- KPMG Topic: Choosing Between Audit and Tax as a Public Accounting Career Path
Sept. 29
(Wed.)
Event -- KPMG Social Location: PBB Patio
Time: 8:00am - 11:00am
Dress: Upscale Casual
Oct. 4
(Monday)
6:00pm-7:30pm
Event -- McGladrey National Speakers Series Topic: Forensic Accounting (Mr. Toby Bishop, Director of the Deloitte Forensic Center). More information is available at the McGladrey Institute of Accounting Education and Research website: National Speakers Series 2010)
Oct. 5
Meeting -- PricewaterhouseCoopers Topic: Forensic Accounting
Oct. 11 - 15
(Mon.-Fri.)
Event -- Accounting and Finance Interview Week By appointment
(Sign up through the Career Center)
Oct. 12 Meeting -- McGladrey Topic: Success Factors for a CPA
Oct. 17
(Sunday)
Personal Services Days
Tippie Build Fundraising
Meet at Bank of the West (corner of Burlington and Clinton) at 12:30pm
Oct. 19 Meeting -- Deloitte Topic: TBA
Oct. 26
Meeting -- BAP Community Service Event Tippie Build 4
Family and Friends Letter Writing
Oct. 31
(Sunday)
Personal Services Days
Tippie Build Fundraising
Meet at Bank of the West (corner of Burlington and Clinton) at 12:30pm
Nov. 2 Meeting -- Terry, Lockridge and Dunn Topic: The small firm / large firm choice
Nov. 7
(Sunday)
Personal Services Days
Tippie Build Fundraising
Meet at Bank of the West (corner of Burlington and Clinton) at 12:30pm
Nov. 9
Meeting -- Bob Arzbaecher, CEO Actuant Corporation
Nov. 11-12
(Thurs.-Fri.)
Professional Trip -- Chicago Visiting PwC
Nov. 16
Meeting -- Professor Ty Leverty Topic: Healthcare Reform
Nov. 23
No Meeting Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 30
Meeting -- Chapter Activity New Member Initiation and Installation of New Officers
Dec. 7
Meeting -- Chapter Activity Semester Review and Planning for Next Semester



Spring 2011 Calendar

All meetings beginning at 5:30 p.m.  in C20 PC (Pommerantz Center) unless otherwise noted. Check your BAP weekly email for location. Dress is business casual unless otherwise specified. Plan to arrive ten minutes early so that you can sign in and find a seat.

DATE EVENT TOPIC/TIME/PLACE
Jan. 18 No Meeting First day of classes
Welcome Back!
Jan. 25 Meeting -- BAP Candidate Orientation and Organizational Meeting
Feb. 1 Meeting -- CANCELLED (presenter will be scheduled at a later date) Meeting cancelled due to severe weather (blizzard warning). University evening classes are also cancelled.
Feb. 8
Meeting -- BAP Mentor Group Activity
Feb. 15
Meeting -- Presentation by Professors Thomas Carroll and Albert Schepanski Topic: M.Ac Program / CPA Exam
Feb. 22 Meeting -- Presentation by Kohler Topic: TBA
Mar. 1 Meeting -- Presentation by Dennis MacGillivray, Consultant Topic: Networking in a Professional Environment
Mar. 8
Meeting -- Presentation by Clifton Gunderson Accountants as Consultants
Mar. 15 No Meeting Spring Break
Mar. 22
Meeting -- Presentation by CNA Risk Management
Mar. 29 Collins Byrd, University of Iowa Law School Accounting in the World of Law
Apr. 5
Union Pacific
Apr. 8-9
(Fri.-Sat.)
BAP Missouri Valley Regional Meeting By invitation - our chapter competes for awards
Apr. 12 VITA at the ICPL See VITA VP for how you can help
Apr. 19
TBA TBA
Apr. 26 No Meeting Prepare for the Spring Banquet
Apr. 29
(Friday)
BAP Spring Banquet Marriott, Coralville

Business Professional Dress Required
May 3 Meeting -- BAP Spring Semester Review and Fall Planning



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