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13Jun2018
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SOA Blog
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Actuarial Science, Asia, Professional Development
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Connecting in Seoul

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Institute of Actuaries of Korea (IAK) held a Candidate event on May 22 at the IAK headquarters in Seoul, Korea. Close to 50 students attended the event, inter

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31May2018

How to Turn an Internship into a Full-Time Offer

By Mark Spong  Across the industry, summer internships are the primary source for most entry-level actuarial positions. They give employers the broadest possible insight into a person’s technica

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An Actuary’s Impact on Corporate Climate Change Strategies

En français by Ben Marshall  A great deal of publicity has been generated in the last year or so around the publication of the Actuaries Climate Index (ACI) (actuariesclimateindex.org), sponsore

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15May2018
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University of Waterloo Actuarial Science Club Hosts SOA Outreach Event

En français by Ben Marshall Tim Huang, president of the University of Waterloo (UW) Actuarial Science Club, met Society of Actuaries (SOA) President Mike Lombardi, FSA, CERA, FCIA, MAAA, at the

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The SOA Celebrates 10 Years of University Outreach

The Society of Actuaries’ (SOA’s) University Outreach program celebrated its 10-year anniversary in the fall of 2017. That’s 10 years of learning and laughs with hundreds of actuaries and thousa

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Spotlight on Marsha Bera-Morris

By Efua Mantey During the recent Annual Meeting of the International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) held in D.C., I had the honor of meeting with Marsha Bera-Morris, the first black woman to

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20Jun2017
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SOA Blog
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Actuarial Science, Global, Health care
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Networking with Latino Actuaries

Recently the Society of Actuaries (SOA) co-hosted an event with the Organization of Latino Actuaries in Hollywood, Florida. It was held the evening of June 13 after the 2017 SOA Health Meeting. SOA

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20Jun2017
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SOA Blog
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Actuarial Science, Canada, Education
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Exciting New Education Agreement Between the CIA and the SOA

En français by Ben Marshall On May 10, 2017, the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) and Society of Actuaries (SOA) jointly announced an historic new memorandum of understanding (MOU) on educat

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Society of Actuaries Visits Ningbo University

On June 2nd, the SOA’s lead China representative Jessie Li, FSA and Wencai Hou, FSA, CERA, Deputy Head of Business Development Department of Munich Reinsurance China visited Ningbo University (NU) i

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12Apr2017
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SOA Blog
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Actuarial Science, Canada
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Pacific Rim Actuaries Club: Chinese New Year Dinner Event

En français by Ben Marshall The Pacific Rim Actuaries Club of Toronto held its 24th annual Chinese New Year dinner at the Crown Princess Fine Dining restaurant on Bay Street in Toronto on Wedne

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