Employers came to Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on September 28, 2011, for the twenty-fifth annual Accounting Career Fair to provide information on internship and employment opportunities.
The morning portion of the career fair brought students from Accounting, Finance, Marketing, MIS, and MBA majors to the complex. In the afternoon, students from California University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, Gannon, Juniata, Mercyhurst, Penn State, St. Francis, St. Vincent, Seton Hill, Slippery Rock, University of Pittsburgh Johnstown, and Washington & Jefferson visited the fair. The fair drew more than 280 students.
Businesses represented included BNY Mellon, Boyer & Ritter, CPA’s and Consultants, Carbis Walker LLP, Distributed Information Technologies, Elliot Group, Enterprise Holdings, First Commonwealth Financial Corp., Foot Locker, Horizons Hospice, KFMR Katz Ferraro McMurtry PC, Maher Duessel CPAs, Malin Berguist, Naval Audit Service, PA State Civil Service, Punxsutawney Area Hospital, S&T Bank, Schneider Downs & Co., Sisterson & Co., Waddell & Reed, PICPA, and Becker CPA Review.
The event is a collaborative effort of the IUP Student Accounting Association, Accounting Department and the Career Development Center.
By Alycia King