Brittany Miller, Michelle Adams, and Lexi Beil promoting the Accounting Association at the Activities Fair Wednesday August 29th. Thank you for promoting the association in the 95 degree heat!
Brown School of Business and Leadership
Thirty sophomore and junior Intermediate Accounting students participated in the Third Annual Accounting Boot Camp. During the day, the students met partners from CPA firms, revisited their Excel and financial accounting skills, and completed an ethics case.
During the afternoon sessions, students critiqued “good” and “bad” interview skills and questioned recent graduates on work-life issues including managing the pressure of the CPA exam. The day ended with each student matched to a mentor for in-depth career and interviewing advice.
The Independent College Fund (I-FUND) is overseeing the application process for the National Security Scholars Program (NSSP). This program provides:
- assistance with processing towards a national security clearance
- provide you with the opportunity to explore a career in national security
- arrange for a paid internship opportunity within the defense and intelligence industry
- scholarship for 2019-20 school year
Representatives from I-FUND and industry partners will be participating in a presentation at Stevenson University.
Join usTuesday, September 4th, 20184:00 pmConference Rm. ARockland Center
Criteria and application can be found here: http://www.micua.org/index.php/national-security-scholars-program.
Deadline Wednesday, October 17, 2018 to Jamie Cardillo, Financial Aid Office, Stevenson University.
Final electronic submission no later than Friday, October 19th.
If you are interested in applying for the scholarship and you have questions, please contact Jamie Cardillo, Financial Aid Office (443-352-4295) for further details.
Dr. Takisha Toler, Assistant Professor of Marketing, hosted over 70 minority marketing faculty from across the US at the 10th annual Marketing Ethnic Faculty Association (MEFA) conference and gala in Boston, Mass. MEFA’s mission is to promote the professional/career development of under-represented ethnic faculty in marketing and related business disciplines.
With the primary goal of providing a supportive networks to individuals of African American, Hispanic and Native American heritage, MEFA is based on shared teaching, research or other professional interests in the field of marketing. Dr. Toler has served as president of MEFA for the past three years and works to foster greater awareness and appreciation of racial, ethnic and cultural diversity in Business Schools and other higher education institutions within the US and abroad.
Dr. Byron Henry joins the BSOBL faculty this fall as an Associate Professor in Accounting. Prior to his current appointment, he was an
Dr. Byron Henry joins the BSOBL faculty this fall as an Associate Professor in Accounting. Prior to his current appointment, he was an Associate Professor and the Acting Chair in the Department of Accounting in the School of Business at Howard University. He also served as an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Bowie State University (2009-2016), Howard University (1997-2009) and a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Vermont (1996-1997). He has published articles in the areas of state and local taxation and accounting education and presented numerous papers on a wide array of accounting topics. His research interests include accounting and reporting issues affecting nonprofit organizations as well as the ethical practices and perceptions of accountants.
Byron has taught undergraduate and graduate level courses in accounting through both face-to-face and online delivery systems. He strongly believes that learning is best achieved by doing and emphasizes problem-based learning in his courses to strengthen the development of critical thinking skills among his students.
Byron holds degrees in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin, George Washington University and Texas A&M University. He is licensed to practice as a certified public accountant (CPA) in Texas and Maryland. He held professional positions with Ernst & Whinney, the Texas State Comptroller of Public Accounts and the Texas State Auditor’s Office and has professional and community affiliations with the Texas and Maryland Societies of CPAs, the American Accounting Association, and the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA). Byron currently serves on the Trustee Board of the First Baptist Church of Guilford (Columbia, MD) and officiates high school football in the local area.
When you see a new face on the fourth floor, please extend a Stevenson welcome!