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News items and events included in the ACCT Recruiting News & Events Newsletter are posted here on the School of Accountancy Blog. News items will be categorized by topic to allow for easier future retrieval and reference. Please bookmark and enjoy.
Every Wednesday, this blog post will be updated to include all upcoming events for accounting majors. Please bookmark this page to ensure that you don't miss out on great opportunities to attend recruiting socials/events, career fairs, accounting firm case competitions, summer leadership program events, accounting firm information sessions, internship meetings, etc.
Spring 2019 applications are now open for Beta Alpha Psi & Financial Leadership Society! Eligible students received a personalized link via email, or can email Mrs. Lakas to obtain the appropriate link. Applications & Handshake profiles for both organizations are due by 8 am on Friday, January 11th.
Accounting Firm Mergers and Changes
Effective January 1, 2019, Barfield, Murphy, Shank & Smith (BMSS) will merge with Huntsville-based CPA firm Hall Albright Garrison & Barnes to become the largest firm in Huntsville and among the top five in Alabama.
Setting an all-time program record, the Harbert College of Business Master of Accountancy (MAcc) Class of 2018 achieved a 98 percent pass rate on the Business Environments and Concepts (BEC) section of the CPA Exam during spring semester.