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Accounting Educator Conference, Gil Crain Memorial Research Grant, MICPA Career Fair and more

by MICPA | Mar 29, 2017   ()

Save the Date: Accounting Educator Conference
Mark your calendar now for June 2 in East Lansing for the Spring Accounting Educator Conference, bringing you new teaching techniques and tips.

GASB Offers Gil Crain Memorial Research Grant
You have an opportunity to play an important role in improving governmental accounting and financial reporting through research opportunities with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB). The GASB invites proposals by May 31 for research on several topics. READ MORE

Promote Your Post-Grad Program at MICPA Career Fair
Connect with students who are looking to start building their future and get valuable exposure for your post-graduate accounting programs. The MICPA Career Fair is a great place to reach out to a large pool of candidates who will have an interest in pursuing a strong educational platform to launch their career. The MICPA Career Fair takes place from 1-4 p.m., Sept. 30 at Laurel Manor in Livonia.

Stay Current on CPA Exam with Free Webcast 
The next version of the Uniform CPA Exam will launch on April 1. A recent AICPA webcast about the next CPA Examination is available for viewing at no charge. Presented by the AICPA and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), this webcast covers key information including next Exam content and structure, as well as tips critical to navigating the Exam process. Access the presentation here.

Bridge the Generation Gap With Your Students 
If you’re lecturing for more than 20 minutes, says one professor, it may be too long for today’s Millennials. While you may be seeing fundamental differences between your Millennial students and older generations, there are steps you can take to build stronger relationships with today’s students. READ MORE

Source: MICPA
Source: MICPA