Student Life Blog

Apr 28, 2020

A Time to Come Together

Thank you for tuning into this April edition of Yusif’s MAC journey. It has been some time since I last wrote and there are many things I’d like to share with you; however, in light of the current state of […]

Mar 16, 2020

BECause I Need Me Time

While students may no longer be on campus, this blog post is very relevant today as students are finding themselves in a different situation and the time for self-care is even more important. For those reading, be sure to take […]

Feb 5, 2020

FAR More Than Just an Education

I sat for the FAR section of the CPA exam on January 24th. On January 25th I was showered from friends, family and classmates with questions about how well I performed. The results for the exam will not be released […]

Dec 17, 2019

Semester Wrap Up

It is hard to believe the semester is over. It feels like a week ago I was just arriving for orientation and now I’m on a flight back home to California for the holidays. This blog wraps up my first […]

Dec 3, 2019

The Journey is Half the Fun

It’s the final countdown. Only 2 weeks; 4 projects left to complete the fall semester. There has been an inordinate amount of studying, collaborating and researching; however, I would be lying if I said I was not enjoying it. The […]

Oct 24, 2019

Making it to Midterms

Midterms have come and gone and I can happily report that I am alive and well! Exams are always intimidating for me but being surrounded by so many encouraging and intelligent people really helped get me through it. Something great […]

Sep 18, 2019

Across the Country to NC State

Hi, my name is Jessica and I am a student in the 2020 Jenkins MAC Class. I’ll be writing a few blogs this year to give you all a little inside look on what the MAC class is up to! […]

Sep 4, 2019

Back To School

Joining the Jenkins MAC Program was one of the easiest and most difficult decisions I’ve ever made. I joined the program over the summer when I took 9 hours of course work. I am pleased to say that I was […]

May 6, 2019

It’s Time to Graduate!

As I write this blog post, I can’t believe that in four days I will be a graduate of the MAC program! My time in the program has flown by and has been quite the experience. Since this is my […]

Apr 24, 2019

What I Have Learned

Over the past year, I’ve blogged about projects, reports, and exams. It goes without saying I have learned more in a year about accounting than I ever thought I could. But when I reflect on all the things I’ve learned, […]