We, as humans, have an inflated sense of our own objectivity (as a general rule). We like to think that we make deliberate, accurate judgments when, in reality, our decisions are more often than not influenced by biases of which we are blissfully unaware.
The Alabama Society of CPAs (ASCPA) is hosting a FREE networking session for students in conjunction with their annual meeting on June 14, 2018, at the Wynlakes Country Club in Montgomery. All accounting students are invited and registration is required.
On April 5, 2018, Mr. Richard Brown, the Chief Economist for the FDIC, will be speaking at a luncheon here in the HCoB from 12:30 – 2:00 at the request of Dr. James Barth. Accounting students are invited to receive a complimentary meal and hear Mr. Brown's perspective on pivotal periods such as the Great Recession of the late-2000's.
Auburn FMA is sponsoring an inclusion seminar this week (3/29/18) that is open to all interested faculty and students. Betsy Bagley, Director at Catalyst, NYC will be joining us to discuss women and minorities in the workplace and helping to identify HCOB student concerns and interpretations.