Accounting News & Events
Professor Shares Business Expertise through Fulbright, Aims to Erupt Economic Development on Volcanic Island of Rodrigues
04/28/2016This summer, Dr. Merouane Lakehal-Ayat, a professor in the Department of Accounting and Finance in the School of Business, will travel to Rodrigues, a small volcanic island in the heart of the Indian Ocean. His second trip to the island, he’ll be meeting with government officials and members of the Chamber of Commerce to analyze plans to grow the small country’s economy and ecotourism. Lakehal-Ayat was tapped to serve as an expert counsel to the country through the Fulbright Senior Specialist program. Read More
04/11/2016Our final featured senior in the 2016 Countdown to Commencement video series is Lauren Owens, a finance and accounting major who was nominated by Dr. Rick DeJesús-Rueff, vice president for student affairs and diversity initiatives. Read More
03/23/2016St. John Fisher College honored Keith Senglaub ’81 as the 2016 Outstanding Accounting Alumnus of the Year during the 27th annual Accounting Awards Banquet, held on Wednesday, March 16. Senglaub, senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Feld Entertainment, a global leader in live entertainment, was honored for his noteworthy career achievements, significant humanitarian efforts, and outstanding contributions to the Fisher community. Read More
03/10/2016While some students spent spring break kicking back and relaxing, a small group of students from the St. John Fisher College School of Business spent their week off touring financial institutions in London, England and Reykjavik, Iceland. Read More
03/09/2016Finance major and honors student Danielle Naylon and Ashley Stein, an accounting and finance double major, were recognized at the Rochester chapter of Financial Executives International's annual Scholars Night. Read More
Accounting Awards Banquet
Student and alumni achievements are recognized every spring at the Accounting Awards Banquet.
Attended by nearly 300 alumni, students, and recruiters, the Accounting Awards Banquet is an opportunity for students to meet professionals in various accounting fields, network with alumni, and celebrate student successes.
The Accounting Alumnus of the Year Award is also given out at the banquet.
Upcoming Accounting Events
There are no Accounting Department events scheduled at the moment. Visit the complete campus calendar for more upcoming events.