BAP Meeting: Homchick Smith & Associates

Happy Monday, and good luck to everyone with upcoming midterms! This weeks guest will be Homchick Smith & Associates (HSA) to present about the always relevant topic of Ethical Decision Making. HSA serves a diverse client base in the Pacific Northwest and, if you’re interested in a smaller firm as a possible career path, this could be a great opportunity to network! The meeting will be this Thursday, April 27th, at 6:30pm. Come in your best business casual attire, and we’ll provide the food! See you there!

BAP Meeting: CliftonLarsonAllen

Greetings fellow students of WWU! Our next meeting will take place this upcoming Thursday, April 20th, and CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) will be our presentor. CLA is known to be unique in the industry of public accounting for its focus on privately held companies and industry specialization. Additionally, if you’re interested in learning even more, CLA is one of the few firms who are still accepting applications for their Summer Experience Program! Apply today! The deadline is May 1, 2017, and more information can be found on the BAP website under Other Opportunities.

As always, there will be free food provided at the meeting, dress code is business casual, and the fun begins at 6:30pm! See you there!

BAP Meeting: BP Cherry Point

Hello, fellow BAP-meeting-goers! Our next guest is BP Cherry Point Refinery to present on the topics of diversity and inclusion, and managing distractions. As is the normal schedule, this meeting will begin at 6:30pm this Thursday, April 13th. Food will be provided, and I hope to see you all there in your most exquisite business casual attire!

This is also a reminder that if you are applying to be a BAP member this quarter, the application is due this week! The final due date is this Thursday, the 13th, and of course we will be accepting applications at the meeting as well. 

Additional applications can be found here!

BAP Meeting: Accountemps – A Robert Half Company

Greetings students of WWU! Our second meeting of the quarter will take place this upcoming Thursday, April 6, 2017 in CF 115. Our presenter will be Accountemps, a division of Robert Half, and the world’s first and largest specialized accounting staffing agency for accounting, finance, and bookkeeping professionals. Our usual meeting time of 6:30PM will be reinstated, attire is business casual, and of course (free!) food will be provided. See you there!

BAP Meeting: EY

Hello everyone, and welcome back from break! The first meeting of the quarter will be this Thursday, March 30th. Our guest is EY, a global organization and one of the Big Four accounting firms! The meeting will be held in the usual CF 115 but, unlike our usual meetings, this one will take place beginning at 6:00 pm. Business casual attire is recommended but not required, and food will be provided. As always, this is an excellent opportunity to network with potential future employers and, for those of you who may be new to Beta Alpha Psi or thinking of joining, this is the perfect time to stop by and see what Beta Alpha Psi has to offer. 

BAP Meeting: Officer Elections

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, the last meeting of the quarter is here, and its today (March 2, 2017)! But, there is a kick! No professional firm’s will attend/present. Instead, we’ll hold officer elections. So, have you ever wanted to lead the meeting? Get a leg up on internships/networking? This is your chance to, by applying to be an BAP Officer! All positions will be up for election tonight, and anyone in WWU’s Beta Alpha Psi is able to run. Food will be provided, and the meeting begins at 6:30 in CF 115. Tonight, the dress code is casual; however, if you’re running tonight, business professional will look better for your “campaign.” Finish the quarter strong, and we’ll see you tonight!!

BAP Meeting: Four Firm Panel

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, this week WWU’s BAP hosts a four firm special! For our weekly meeting, today February 23rd, at 6:30 PM in CF 115, Moss Adams, EY, KPMG, and Clark Nuber will present regarding Summer Leadership Programs! This provides a great opportunity to learn about deadlines and application requirements, while getting a leg up on the competition to network, earn internships, and also jobs! Isn’t that why we’re here?! And, as always, food will be provided. Dress to impress, the attire is business casual. We hope to see you there!

BAP Meeting: VSH

Hello Students of WWU! Sorry for the late notice again; however, there will be a Beta Alpha Psi meeting this evening, February 2nd, 2017! One of Bellingham’s largest homegrown CPA firms, VSH, will be presenting on “Firm Economics”. There will be free dinner provided, but you’ll need to wear business casual to enter. The meeting begins at 6:30 PM, and takes place in CF 115. This also provides an excellent chance to network with a potential employer for students following the meeting, so take advantage! We’ll see you tonight!

BAP Meeting: Winter Inductions

Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, I hope your quarter is progressing nicely as we’re already nearly half way through! Who attended every meeting last quarter, paid their dues, and also maintained an impressive GPA? Then this meeting is about you! It’s our quarterly inductions  presentation, which will take place in Parks Hall 441, a change from other meeting locations. There will be food provided, and attire will be business casual. BUT, if you’re bei

BAP Meeting: Superfeet

Hello Everyone, and sorry for the late notice; however, there will be a BAP Meeting this evening! Where dinner will be provided, and the dress code for entry will be business casual. Today is January 19th, and the presentation will be delivered by Superfeet regarding change management, beginning @ 6:30, in Communications Facility 115. The presentation will end at 8:00, where students are afforded time to network with the presenting professionals. 

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