Classroom to Career

Nathan Merrill, VP for Beta Alpha Psi

Information Session

Presenter: Nathan Merrill

Club President

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 4pm-5pm

Location: LC 409

Introduction

Nathan Merrill, President of Beta Alpha Psi, along with other club officers put forth plans for the coming academic year 2017-2018.

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Speaker Presentation

Presenter: Club Officers

Company: WB Beta Alpha Psi

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 5pm-6pm

Location: LC 409

Introduction

Club initiations and orientation meeting for 2017-2018 academic year.

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