Welcome to the 2017 issue of The Badger Account. We have a lot of news to report. I hope you will enjoy catching up on what we have been doing. Additionally, you can follow happenings in the Accounting & Information Systems blog.

by Terry Warfield

Students in the accounting department posing in the Grainger Atrium

The Department of Accounting and Information Systems continues to work to support the Wisconsin School of Business vision that public universities join forces with the business community to guide research opportunities, inform learning experiences, and generate the inspiring ideas and leaders that will propel us all forward. The department has been active in the past year to advance the School’s three strategic pillars—focused research excellence, inspiring learning experiences, and an exemplary learning community.

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Dean Anne Massey

In August 2017 the School welcomed a new dean, Anne P. Massey. Prior to joining the Wisconsin School of Business, Massey served as a researcher, teacher, and administrator at Indiana University and the Kelley School of Business in Bloomington. Her broad and varied leadership roles resulted in innovative cross-campus collaborations, new funding sources, and mutually beneficial relationships with industry partners.

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Graduate Amy Tegeler posing with the dean

The Ph.D. program is a key contributor to the vibrancy of our research environment. The department said farewell to two graduates in May of 2017 and welcomed three new students ready to embark on their journey in the fall.

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The three-week MAcc course

Read about the student experiences in our MAcc program, including the unique 3-week professional issues course.

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The IMA student group on an outing

Find out more about our student groups, their members, and the most recent events.

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Students at the Deloitte Case competition

WSB accounting students continue to perform well in the Uniform CPA exam and receive WICPA scholarships.

Read about our student and alumni success »


Faculty member Emily receiving an award

Several faculty members and lecturers were recognized for their contributions to the classroom and the profession. Learn more about the awards, nominations and other recognitions earned by members of the accounting department.

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We truly appreciate the support and guidance from our Advisory Board whose counsel and contributions are most helpful.

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Always feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns. We are always glad to hear from you.

Terry Warfield
PwC Professor in Accounting
Richard J. Johnson Chair of the Department of Accounting & Information Systems
P: 608-262-1025
E: terry.warfield@wisc.edu

Kristen Fuhremann
Director of Professional Programs in Accounting
Accounting & Information Systems

P: 608-262-0316
E: kristen.fuhremann@wisc.edu