Sorota Helps Establish New Scholarship in Honor of Professor Edward Foth

Don Sorota (BUS ’96), a School of Accountancy alumnus, Strobel Honors program graduate and member of the Ledger & Quill Board, was the featured donor speaker at the 2013 L&Q Annual Fall Luncheon.  As lead donor for the newly established Edward Foth Endowed Scholarship for accounting students, Sorota shared his reasons for giving back. He has fond memories of stellar…

School Announces Strategic Plan

Building on a core of shared values, the School of Accountancy and MIS has produced a Strategic Plan that will carry the students and faculty through to 2018. The plan was, as usual, a highly collaborative effort involving faculty, staff, Ledger & Quill, alumni, and members of the Chicago business and accounting community. The plan calls for maintaining the school’s “culture of collaboration” involving students, staff and faculty; promoting…

Recent Alumni Group Holds Winter Reception

They’re at it again–L&Q’s Recent Alumni Group held its third annual party and mixer Thursday,  January  9,  2014, at Lloyd’s on Wacker Drive. Billed as a “pre-busy season” event–and everyone knows what that means, with the busy season having started–the gathering may have been the last chance younger alumni would have to socialize before April 15. “Our…

Spring 2014 Update: School Extracurricular Competitions Set

The School of Accountancy’s three extra-curricular events–the Goglin Contest, the Melvoin Student Symposium, and the Fred Lang Student Competition–are all set and ready to go this Spring quarter. Each contest allows DePaul accounting students to test and expand themselves in many non-technical areas:  research into current issues facing the profession, public (and persuasive) speaking, use of presentation technology,…