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Professor John Nofsinger

Study by Professor Nofsinger Highlighted at MarketWatch

The article "Doing this one thing could make you a better investor — and it’s free" recently published by MarketWatch highlights the study “DEEP Sleep: The Impact of Sleep on Financial Risk Taking.” The study was conducted by professor of finance John Nofsinger, and Corey Shank, an assistant professor of finance at Georgia’s Dalton State College .

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Professors Soren Orley and Stasia Straley

IRS's Adrian Project Works with CBPP Accounting Students

The College of Business and Public Policy hosted the Adrian Project in cooperation with IRS Criminal Investigation. The project aims to provide college students with a firsthand look at what it’s like for IRS special agents to track the money from the crime to the criminal.

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Seawolf Debate Team

CBPP Students Sam Erickson (BBA Finance) and Jacob Shercliffe (Economics) Advance to Nationals with the Seawolf Debate Team

CBPP students Sam Erickson (BBA Finance) and Jacob Shercliffe (Economics) defeated more than sixty teams from universities across the West to become this year’s regional champions.

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Paul Hagelbarger Scholarship Recipients

Alaska Society of CPAs Paul Hagelbarger Scholarships Awarded

Alaska Society of CPAs (AKCPA) Board of Director and UAA Professor, Stasia Straley, and AKCPA Executive Director, Crista Burson, presented $2,000 Paul Hagelbarger Scholarships to winners at UAA. UAA winners are Val Dorofeeva, Molly Monaghan & Hyun Teresa Lee.

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Accounting Club 9 in the Spine Display

Accounting Club Wins Annual "9 in the Spine" Event

The Accounting Club claimed their 4th win in 5 years for the annual Nine in the Spine event! This event, organized by the UAA Alumni Association, raises money for student scholarships. The Accounting Club beat out 23 other student clubs with a Hawaiian theme this year.

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