My name is Ideki Wong. I am the Director of Multimedia at UT Arlington’s Beta Alpha Psi. As my first time serving on the executive board, I often have candidates ask multiple questions about the organization’s structure and requirements. Candidates often want to join the organization as a networking tool, not only be a part of a community of like-minded students, but as a base to which they are able to launch their careers.…Continue
Hello fellow BAP members!
As a member of a small chapter of BAP, access to the Big 4 firms is hard to come by. I know many organizations have representatives from larger accounting firms come to speak during their professional meetings. I was curious if any chapters would be willing to start recording and uploading their meets to BAPConnect (with consent of the speaker of course!!). This could be a great way for our organization to become more integrated as well as provide options for…Continue
Hi, there. My name is Nichole Clark. I’m currently a senior at the University of South Florida, and I will be graduating with my Bachelors this fall. Appropriately enough, these past few months, the million-dollar question has been, “What are you going to do after you graduate, Nichole?” As I gently explain to my concerned family and friends that the state of Florida requires an extra 30 credit-hours to become a CPA (Hello, MAcc!), I mumble something about wanting to do an internship…Continue
I did not graduate with an Accounting degree. I was a History major. I didn’t have the direction in my education that some are blessed with. I was the first in my family to even go to a 4 year university so it was all trial and error. I liked History so I declared it as my major. Not much thought went into how this major would help my career or set me up for anything beyond college. Upon graduation people would always ask me, “What are you going to do with a history degree?” Maybe…Continue