MPA Educated EatsEach semester, the MPA Program Office facilitates Educated Eats, a series of lunches and cookie breaks hosted by faculty and staff. These meetups provide an opportunity for students to interact with faculty and staff in a small-group setting and engage on a variety of topics.

Spring 2018 Schedule
For details about each event and to RSVP, follow the link in the Sign Up column (EventBrite registration is not required to RSVP).  Attendance is limited to ten students per event and is open to any MPA unless otherwise noted. Sign up ends 24-hours before each event or when all spaces are full, at which time the wait list is activated. The MPA Office will provide sandwich box lunches for lunch events and Tiff’s Treats for cookie breaks. There is space to indicate allergies or dietary restrictions on the RSVP form. All events are located in the MPA Conference Room, GSB 4.112CB. If you have any questions, please contact

Date                 Time Topic Host                Sign Up
Tuesday, 1/30 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Lunch Professor Bradshaw RSVP
Wednesday, 2/7 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Cookie Break: Life as a first year Assistant Professor Professor Toynbee RSVP
Wednesday, 2/14 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch: Effect of new Tax Act on International Transactions Professor Singer RSVP
Thursday, 2/15 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch Professor Zvinakis RSVP
Wednesday, 2/21 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Professor Singer RSVP
Monday, 2/26 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch: Lifelong Learning Professor Mills RSVP
Tuesday, 2/27 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch: Careers in Private Wealth Management
*for students currently enrolled her in Wealth Management class*
Professor Holbrook RSVP
Monday, 3/5 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
*for students currently enrolled in his 380K.7 classes*
Professor Badolato RSVP
Wednesday, 3/7 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Lunch: Finance Leadership Roles in the Pharmaceutical Industry Professor McGuire RSVP
Wednesday, 3/21 2 – 3 p.m. Cookie Break: Working in Public Accounting Professor Moore RSVP
Tuesday, 3/27 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch Professor McInnis RSVP
Monday, 4/2 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch: Career Experiences Professor Spiller RSVP
Monday, 4/16 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
*for students interested in taking summer Financial Statement Analysis (FSA) class*
Professor Badolato RSVP
Wednesday, 4/18 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch: Transitioning from the classroom to career Professor Albrecht RSVP
Tuesday, 4/24 2 – 3 p.m. Cookie Break: Why Internal Audit Makes a Difference Professor Goodson RSVP

**Cancellation notice: If you RSVP for an event and need to cancel, you can do so through EventBrite. In order to avoid penalties such as being blocked in RecruitMcCombs, you must cancel at least 24-hours in advance (Monday RSVPs must be cancelled by Friday).**