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.

Fall 2017 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. With the one exception, 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
Thursday, 9/26 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch: For Students in 02915, 02920, or 02930
*this event is in the GSB Events Room on the 5th floor*
Professor Chen RSVP
Wednesday, 10/4 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Cookie Break: Investment Banking Recruiting MPA Students RSVP
Monday, 10/9 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
*for students currently enrolled in ACC 356*
Professor Badolato RSVP
Wednesday, 10/11 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch: Straight talk about a career in Public Accounting Professor Johanns RSVP
Monday, 10/16 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch: Tax Practice & Tax Policy Professor Singer RSVP
Friday, 10/20 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch: Hot Topics in Tax Professor Holbrook RSVP
Wednesday, 10/25 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
*for students interested in taking FSA*
Professor Badolato RSVP
Wednesday, 11/1 1 – 2 p.m. Cookie Break: Career Experiences in Auditing, Financial Accounting Standard Setting, and Academics Professor Freeman RSVP
Tuesday, 11/7 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch: Working In Public Accounting Professor Moore RSVP
Wednesday, 11/8 1 –  2 p.m. Lunch: Tax Practice & Tax Policy Professor Singer RSVP
Tuesday, 11/14 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Professor Bradshaw RSVP
Monday, 11/27 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch Professor Lendecky RSVP
Tuesday, 12/5 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch Professor Koonce 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).**