Whelan Named L&Q’s 21st President

Long-time member and school supporter Mike Whelan (BUS ‘94), a partner with Ernst & Young, has been named to serve as our 21st president, effective Fall 2013. Mike succeeds outgoing president Jim Robbs (BUS ‘80), of Sassetti LLC, who will continue to serve as past president. Whelan’s term of office runs Fall 2013 to Spring 2015. “Mike brings to…

Whittington, Frigo address COSO Roundtable at Gleacher Center

COSO –The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations–came to town again, and in a wide-ranging and authoritative conference “The Revised COSO Framework and Its Impact on your Organization.” The COSO Roundtable was designed to bring senior-level executives together in a dynamic, moderated forum. This COSO event was an opportunity for executives to participate in a discussion about…

Scholarship Sponsors Don and Irene McGovern

Don and Irene McGovern have a strong appreciation for the value of higher education. Having received their MBAs at DePaul, both moved on to successful careers, Don in accountancy and Irene in finance. Don and Irene realize how fortunate they were to have parents who were able to substantially pay for their education, allowing them to pursue their…

Scholarships Awarded for 2013-14

The Ledger & Quill Scholarship Program concludes for the year with 15 new scholarships for 2013-14 totaling $46,000 offered to and accepted by the school’s latest members of the Strobel Accounting Honors Program. The students are:   Talia Ahmed, NilesTownship West High School, Morton Grove, Ill. Michelle An, Glenbard West High School, Carol Stream, Ill.…

Kudos: Spring 2013 Scholarships Awarded

The school’s Spring scholarship and award season has just about concluded, and here’s the latest entries in the school’s ever-growing scholarship roster. Some scholarships for 2013-14 are decided over the summer. The school, with your support, and that of generous firms and professional organizations, was able to provide financial assistance to over 100 DePaul accounting…