Tag: Accounting

Accounting students connect to accounting community in special event


The UW-Green Bay Accounting Students Association held a networking event Friday, April 29 connecting UWGB accounting students and faculty with area accounting professionals. After time for conversation and networking, attendees enjoyed a catered luncheon in the Grand Foyer of the Weidner Center. Accounting Students Association President Tori Wilke introduced keynote speaker Steve Handrick, partner with […]

‘Phlash Talks’ (part of Alumni Days) include reflections by standout grads

There’s a long list of Alumni Days events (again, more on that later), but here’s one we want to call special attention to, in advance: “Phlash Talks,” set for 2 to 3 p.m. next Friday, Oct. 16, in the Union’s Christie Theatre. Four award-winning alumni are returning to campus to offer their own short “Phlash […]

King, Nick, Potts to receive UW-Green Bay’s highest alumni honor

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will recognize a total of five meritorious graduates of the institution at the 2015 Alumni Association Awards Night on Friday evening, Oct. 16. The program is part of the annual, two-day Alumni Days celebration, which this year coincides with UW-Green Bay’s 50th Anniversary. The list of honorees begins with Mark […]

Albers touts income tax prep help, live on Local 5

Cofrin School of Business lecturer Pat Albers appeared live in a Monday (Feb. 2) segment on Local 5 News, talking about UW-Green Bay’s involvement in the IRS’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. As we’ve told you here before, each year UW-Green Bay students provide free income tax assistance for low-income individuals and families during […]

Corrected link: Accounting major Gutierrez will speak for graduating class

Our previous edition of the Log newsletter included an incorrect link for the longer story about Florencia Gutierrez, chosen to speak on behalf of her graduating class at Saturday’s mid-year commencement. For more on Gutierrez, a native of Argentina and graduate of De Pere High School.

De Pere H.S. grad selected class speaker at UW-Green Bay

Graduating class speaker Florencia Gutierrez of Green Bay, who will receive her bachelor’s degree in Accounting at UW-Green Bay’s mid-year commencement this Saturday, Dec. 13, has been chosen to speak on behalf of her graduating class by a committee of faculty members and administrators. Gutierrez was nominated for the honor by Associate Dean and Business […]

Doering has lead article in ‘Taxes,’ on severance payments

Associate Prof. Jim Doering, chair of the UW-Green Bay program in Accounting, is the author of the lead article in the November 2014 issue of the journal Taxes. The article, “Supreme Court Applies FICA Tax to Some Severance Payments,” examines the court’s recent decision resolving the conflicting circuit court rulings as to whether supplemental unemployment […]

Alumni rising: UWGB alumni provide quality early education at Encompass

Encompass Early Education and Childcare is a nationally accredited organization that provides quality education for children beginning at six weeks of age. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay plays a significant role in providing staffing for the seven-center organization, with more than 20 Encompass staff members holding a UWGB degree. The vast majority of staff members […]

Faculty note: Doering publications

Jim Doering, associate professor of Accounting, recently published two journal articles. The first, “Foreign Tax Credits: Substance Prevails Over Form, but Uncertainty Remains,” was the lead article in the April 2014 issue of Taxes. The article examines the Supreme Court’s recent decision resolving the conflict between the circuits as to whether a windfall tax imposed […]