Success before Thirty

While dual majoring in accounting and business administration, Crystal Cosgrove, '18, ‘20, also was able to pick up an internship at Blair Image Elements during her sophomore year. Her time at Blair Image Elements quickly grew to an opportunity to fulfill the role of Lead Staff Accountant when she graduated.  During Crystal’s senior year, she worked as an Orientation Leader helping freshmen adapt to the Mount. She also had the opportunity to take part in [...]

2020-09-29T14:07:09-04:00September 28th, 2020|

Volunteering with VITA

MAC accounting students are receiving real-world experience while helping people in the local area! Through the MAC Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program, accounting professors guide students as they assist community members file their tax returns each year. This service is free to those who need it and they can either set up a face-to-face appointment with a student or simply drop off their paperwork in the MAC Business offices. All of these accounting students [...]

2022-01-26T14:43:16-05:00November 19th, 2019|

Communicating at Casino Night

Kolby Wasnick, a MAC accounting instructor, knows the importance of having students interact with businesses and companies while in college. To introduce undergrads to these corporations, she continued the tradition of taking several business and accounting students to the PICPA (Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants) Student Networking and Casino Night in Pittsburgh. At this event, MAC students had the opportunity to network with employers in a fun,relaxing atmosphere. This provided them with new connections [...]

2022-01-26T14:31:40-05:00November 19th, 2019|

Broadcasting the Future

Professional speakers in college classes are always a great way to inform students about opportunities and life lessons that await them after graduation! MAC recently invited Marin Granteed, Human Resource Director for TCC Wireless, a division of Verizon Wireless, to talk with business and accounting students about her experience in the workplace. She visited MAC’s Benefits class to provide them with useful information to supplement their usual classroom lesson. Marin gave students her perspective and [...]

2022-01-26T14:31:34-05:00November 19th, 2019|

Athletics, Eh?

Jake, a MAC graduate and former student athlete, now holds the position of Account Executive for New Business at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment in Toronto. His job responsibilities involve increasing revenue from tickets for the Toronto Raptors, Leafs, and Toronto FC by focusing on season ticket sales to both corporate and fan accounts. Jake interacts with companies who buy tickets to host clients, interact with new business prospects, network, and use as a donation [...]

2022-01-26T14:31:01-05:00November 19th, 2019|

Accounting Yields and Baseball Fields

After graduating from MAC with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Aaron moved straight into his career as the Assistant Director of Finance for the Altoona Curve. Aaron says that the skills he acquired in his courses at Mount Aloysius fully prepared him to carry out the day-to-day tasks of his position.  Some of these duties include invoicing and maintaining accurate records of the Curve’s sponsorship accounts, paying all of the bills associated with the [...]

2022-01-26T14:30:40-05:00November 18th, 2019|

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