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From the Desk of…Kate Weaver, Executive Director, International Association of Black Actuaries

We invited Kate Weaver, Executive Director of the International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) to share information about IABA and the opportunities available to students through this organ

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Educating the Future

  The first Actuarial Teaching Conference gathered educators from around the United States and Canada. The Actuarial Teaching Conference (ATC) took place in Indianapolis, June 22-23. Th

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Job Search Jackpot

Hey there! If you’re reading this as an actuarial candidate, then first off, GO YOU! I have been an avid user of the SOA’s candidate resources ever since I learned about the term “actuary.

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Actuary Named on List of Best Jobs for Women

Job search portal CareerCast named actuary as a best job for women in 2015. There were several STEM jobs on this best jobs list, including actuary. The Wall Street Journal and The Street  among othe

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First in Class: The First FSA Completes the GI Track

Achille Sime, FSA, CERA, MAAA, FIAF, is the first FSA to complete the General Insurance (GI) track. Achille’s journey to become an Actuary has taken place across three continents: Africa, Europe

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SOA.org – New Design and Easier Navigation

  The SOA is pleased to announce a re-launch of SOA.org featuring an infrastructure that is easier to navigate, a new design that puts relevant content at your fingertips and enhancements

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Celebrating 100 “Unforgettable” University Outreach Visits

Antonia Coffelt and Spencer Bone, SOA staff, commemorate 100th University Outreach visit to the New Jersey Institute of Technology   The Society of Actuaries (SOA) University Outreach p

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SOA Candidate Connect in Chicago: Never Stop Challenging Yourself

    The first step in the career of any actuary is to take the exams — it is not an easy step and it is just the first one in the exciting journey that is being an actuary. T

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Connecting with Future Actuaries – CAE Student Summit

This August marked the third annual gathering of actuarial students from colleges and universities that represent SOA Centers of Actuarial Excellence (CAE). This Chicago-based SOA event brought to

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Exploring a Credential for Para Actuaries

  As the actuarial profession and the needs of our employers and clients evolve, para actuaries or, technical actuarial support staff, are increasingly filling technical and actuarial supp

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