2014-2015 Presentation Resources

Thirteenth Meeting: Priority Health
March 25th, 2015

Thank you to Priority Health for coming to the club for the first time for our last meeting of the year. A special thanks to Jim Carson, Kent Newcomb, Brian Jones, and Emily Cummins for making the voyage to East Lansing and giving a presentation that covered everything from IBNR to Pricing and the Affordable Care Act. Members can click on their names in order to stay in contact with these actuaries. For those of you who weren't able to pick up your shirt, you can pick them up at the Bar Crawl on April 10th or can contact Nate Stemberger at (734) 377-3839. Thank you for a great year everybody!

Michigan Actuarial Society Meeting
March 18th, 2015

Today was the first day of what we anticipate to be many meetings of the Michigan Actuarial Society at Michigan State University. Thank you for everyone who was able to attend and represent Michigan State. The guest speaker, Louise Francis, spoke on Predictive Modeling. There will be a story posted in the upcoming days on the lecture that can be found on the Program website. Wednesday March 25th will be our last meeting of the year with Spectrum Health, where we will introduce board members for next year and hand out t-shirts for those who have ordered one. Here is a link to the Powerpoint presentation and we will see you all Wednesday!

Twelfth Meeting: Quicken Loans
February 11th, 2015

Thank you for everyone coming out tonight. Please send us your designs for Bar Crawl T-shirts. If you are interested in applying to Quicken Loans, you can do so online. When you apply, be sure to contact Laneisha Gunn or Andrea Bajaj for them to move your application through their review process faster!

Eleventh Meeting: Resume/Interview/Public Speaking Workshop
January 28th, 2015

Thanks for everyone who was able to come to our workshop. We will plan on having a much earlier workshop next year and we were really pleased with the turn out. If any of you still need help on your resume, please send them to us at actsci@msu.edu. Here is a link to our public speaking form from the meeting. The resume and interview tips can be found under the summary of our second meeting.

Tenth Meeting: Auto-Owners Insurance
November 19th, 2014

We appreciate those of you who were able to come out tonight and participate with Auto-Owners. This looks like it is going to be our last meeting of the semester and we will pick back up in January! You can apply online to Auto-Owners or contact any of the representatives who were able to make it. Caroline Armbruster is a former President of the Actuarial Science Club here at MSU and would be more than happy to answer any questions. Shannon Chaffee and David Leuters are also great points of contact along with HR Recruiter Steve Bohus.

Ninth Meeting: AAA
November 13th, 2014

Thank you to those of you who were able to come out. Our guest, Yan Zhang, would be more than happy to speak with those of you with questions. AAA is based out of Dearborn and looking for full-time employees.

Eighth Meeting: Blue Cross Blue Shield
November 6th, 2014

For those of you who are interested in applying to Blue Cross Blue Shield, the internship will be in Detroit/Southfield and can be applied at here. Points of contact who were at the club meeting are Adam Dee and Erica Shugart. An HR representative who can also answer any questions is Tracy Schriver.

We will see you all next Thursday at 7p.m. for Accident Fund.

Seventh Meeting: Jackson National Life Insurance
October 15th, 2014

Thanks to everyone who was able to come out to our Jackson meeting. If you have any questions about Jackson, you can always shoot Ellen Bode an email would be great at answering any questions. You can apply online for Jackson under the field "Actuarial" here.

Sixth Meeting: Farm Bureau
October 8th, 2014

Farm Bureau is looking to hire two interns for next summer who will get exposure to both the Property and Casualty side and the SOA side. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Bryan Ambern.

Fifth Meeting: Humana
September 30th, 2014

Humana will be holding interviews on Friday, October 3rd. Apply on Humana's website. If you are interested in an Actuarial Internship, your code will be 129323. If interested in Actuarial Full-time, your code will be 129324. You also need to apply online at handshake. The Job ID number is 117887.

If you would like to contact Kevin Kropp, click on his name and he would be happy to stay in touch!

Fourth Meeting: Towers Watson
September 25th, 2014

Here's the flyer for this week's meeting! You can apply online at towerswatson.com/careers. For an internship, the code is 14571 and Full-Time is 14572. On myspartancareer, the code is 119525. They will be holding on campus interviews around October 22nd and the last day to apply and send in your resume is October 6th. If you have any questions you can contact Tria Charnas. Also, thank you to Nathan Crum, Trevor Logan, Drew Fries, and Megan Foster for coming out. If you have any questions about Towers Watson in general, you can send them an email directly by clicking on their name!

You have to apply on myspartancareer and then apply on Towers Watson's website with the corresponding code:

Handshake (formerly MySpartanCareer)

Towers Watson's Website
Code:

  • For Chicago Health & Group Benefit Opportunities: 18186 (full-time), 18226 (intern)
  • For Chicago Retirement Opportunities: 18170 (full-time), 18177 (intern)
  • For Detroit Health & Group Benefit Opportunities: 18357 (full-time only)
  • For Detroit Retirement Opportunities: 18355 (full-time), 18356 (intern)

Third Meeting: Deloitte
September 18th, 2014

Thank you all for coming last night and got a chance to meet Deloitte. Jenny Gunckle, who came in last night, has extended the deadline to collect resumes until Monday the 22nd. You can email her your resume. This upcoming week we will have Towers Watson visiting on Thursday the 25th at 6:30p.m. in the normal classroom C304 Wells Hall.

Second Meeting: Actuarial Exam Presentation
September 11th, 2014

Note: Frank, a former club member, came in to the club to talk about the preliminary exams and test taking strategies.

First Meeting: Introduction Presentation
September 3rd, 2014

Note: In case you missed it, we went over Actuarial Science as a major, the five preliminary Actuarial Exams, Club Overview, and the companies that recruit us. First Meeting Powerpoint