To find Risk and Insurance club events, go to Actuarial Club and Risk Management and Insurance Society.

Upcoming Events

Name of Event Date/Time Location Description
Risk and Insurance Career Fair10/05/2017
04:30 PM - 07:45 PM
Gordon CommonsSee our career fair webpage for more information.
Executive Education10/09 - 10/13/2017
06:30 PM - 12:00 PM
Fluno CenterBusiness Strategy for Emerging Risk and Insurance Leaders; Gain organizational leadership training tailored to the risk management and insurance industry through The Institutes’ Management Education, in partnership with the Wisconsin School of Business and UW-Madison Center for Professional and Executive Development.

Recent Events

Name of Event Date/Time Location Description
Last Office Hours05/04/2017
05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Memorial UnionTogether, we'll celebrate those students who will be graduating in May.  We'll plan on going out to the Terrace for the gathering if the weather cooperates.
Spring Banquet04/27/2017
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Gordon CommonsAn evening of fun to congratulate 2017 graduates and recognize 2017-2018 academic year scholarship recipients. To register, please contact Jodi Wortsman (
Department Workshop04/14/2017
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
1280 Grainger HallIan Coxhead, University of Wisconsin-Madison, "Jobless growth" and individual earnings in a developing economy: Indonesia
Department Workshop04/07/2017
12:00 PM - 01:20 PM
3070 Grainger HallOlivia S. Mitchell, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Optimal Social Security Claiming Behavior under Lump Sum Incentives: Theory and Evidence
Department Workshop03/31/2017
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
1280 Grainger HallEmil Valdez, University of Connecticut, Efficient Valuation of Large Variable Annuity Portfolios
Actuarial Career Night03/07/2017
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
4151 Grainger HallAn introduction to the actuarial profession and the actuarial science program at the Wisconsin School of Business. See our Actuarial Profession Awareness webpage for more detail.
Scholarship Deadline03/01/2017OnlineIf you are interested in pursuing a career as an actuary, apply for our High School Actuarial Scholarship.
Department Workshop02/24/2017
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
1280 Grainger HallTy Leverty, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Market Discipline and Government Guarantees: Evidence from the Insurance Industry
Department Workshop02/17/2017
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM
1280 Grainger HallAndrea Chung, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Subsidies and Structure: The Lasting Impact of the Hill-Burton Program on the Hospital Industry
Presentation & Reception: Promoting Insurance as a Way to Reach Your Dreams02/01/2017
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Plenary Room, 1310 Grainger HallTelisa Yancy, Chief Marketing Officer, American Family Insurance and recently named member of the 2016 EBONY Power 100 list; all UW-Madison students are welcome. More information available on the attached flyer.