Becker Professional Education, subsidiary of the DeVry Education Group, announced on Thursday that Kenneth Koskay will be joining the company as senior director of Global Accounts. Koskay will lead a team of sales representatives focused on growing Becker’s Continuing Professional Education (CPE) product line.
The AICPA announced on Wednesday that they will be offering a free, four-part webcast series on creating a more inclusive workplace in the accounting profession. The first part will premiere on Thursday, Aug. 18, from 1-2 pm ET.
Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm RubinBrown announced on Tuesday the roll out of its new brand for wealth advisory services - RubinBrown Wealth Advisors.
The AICPA and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) announced this week that Isabella Grabner, associate professor of accounting at Maastricht University School of Business and Economics, Netherlands, is the recipient of the 2016 Best Early Career Researcher Award.
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and the AICPA announced on Tuesday that they have approved proposed revisions to the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (Standards), as well as the NASBA Fields of Study document, at their respective July and August 2016 Board of Directors meetings.
Accounting Principals announces record number of Rio athletes in Athlete Career and Education (ACE) program
Accounting Principals has announced that 130 athletes representing Team USA at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are participating in the company's Athlete Career and Education (ACE) Program, a record high.
The Educational Foundation of the Colorado Society of CPAs recently awarded $100,000 in college scholarships for the Fall 2016 term. Founded in 1958, the Foundation seeks to promote accounting education in Colorado colleges and universities by helping students pursue a CPA career.
BKR International recently presented its annual scholarship awards to honor global accounting students for their individual achievements in the profession. The program awards $3,000 per student toward the cost of obtaining an accounting credential in their respective countries.
The AICPA announced on Tuesday the winners of the Notable Contributions to Accounting Literature Award, presented at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting in Manhattan. Top honors went to the article "Earnings Quality: Evidence from the Field," which appeared in the Journal of Accounting and Economics in 2013.
Becker Professional Education announced this month that they'll be adding new tools and technology to their CPA Exam Review in the coming months. The new improvements to the course will include modular content, interactive tools and integrated materials to offer more custom options, flexibility and feedback to test-takers.