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Photo relating to Dr John Selby appointed as Australian ambassador for the United Nations' Internet Governance ForumDr John Selby appointed as Australian ambassador for the United Nations' Internet Governance Forum

Having chaired a workshop on whether Australia should consider introducing a right to be forgotten into its privacy laws at the Australian preparatory conference held in Melbourne, Dr John Selby was appointed as an Australian Ambassador to the Internet Governance Forum held in Indonesia in October 2013

Photo relating to Student teams excel in the 2014 Deloitte FASTRACK ChallengeStudent teams excel in the 2014 Deloitte FASTRACK Challenge

Photo relating to Dr Catriona Lavermicocca awarded the Cedric Sandford Medal for Best Conference PaperDr Catriona Lavermicocca awarded the Cedric Sandford Medal for Best Conference Paper

Dr Catriona Lavermicocca awarded the Cedric Sandford Medal for Best Conference Paper

Photo relating to New Accounting unit recognised with the 2014 B/HERT award in Excellence in Accounting Teaching CollaborationNew Accounting unit recognised with the 2014 B/HERT award in Excellence in Accounting Teaching Collaboration

An innovative new unit encouraging students and industry to collaboratively explore the breadth, scope and challenges of the accounting profession has received a national education award.

Photo relating to CFO Forum on Real-World Research and Launch of the Accounting@50 History BookCFO Forum on Real-World Research and Launch of the Accounting@50 History Book

On Tuesday, 25 November 2014, the Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance successfully held its second CFO Forum of 2014 on "Reflecting and Advancing" with the aim to foster deeper partnerships between business and academia.

Photo relating to Macquarie University Career Snapshot 2014Macquarie University Career Snapshot 2014

 More than 100 students from the Faculty of Business and Economics attended this important event, which was held on campus on Tuesday 2nd of September.

Photo relating to Accountants in the Profession (ACCG315) – Awards and NetworkingAccountants in the Profession (ACCG315) – Awards and Networking

Thursday 12th June marked the successful completion of the Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance's first PACE Unit - ACCG315.

Photo relating to Congratulations to the ACCG StaffCongratulations to the ACCG Staff Dr Verity Greenwood, Dr Michael Quilter and Dr Sharron O'Neill from the Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance have received awards at the 2014 Dean's Excellence Awards hosted on Thursday 8th May.
Photo relating to PACE unit ACCG315: Accountants in the Profession kicks off in 2014PACE unit ACCG315: Accountants in the Profession kicks off in 2014 This new unit was created in conjunction with industry partners to help undergraduate accounting students understand what life as an accountant or business professional will be like.
CIMA Partnership LaunchCIMA Partnership Launch
Macquarie University and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) launched their global partnership to provide a pathway for Macquarie students to acquire the Master of Advanced Professional Accounting and fast track the CIMA Professional Qualification.
Photo relating to International Tax ForumInternational Tax Forum
The International Tax Forum was held on the 26th November. Find out about its speakers and see the slides from the event.
Photo relating to Master of Advanced Professional Accounting students get a fast-track opportunity for CIMA membershipMaster of Advanced Professional Accounting students get a fast-track opportunity for CIMA membership Take advantage of a double benefit from Macquarie’s Master of Advanced Professional Accounting – complete your CPA examinations and advance into CIMA qualification ahead of others!
Photo relating to MQ Accounting students achieve higher resultsMQ Accounting students achieve higher results Recent results from the CPA Australia Exam show that students in the Macquarie University Master of Accounting (CPA) program achieved a 27% rate of High Distinction and Distinction, compared to 13% of non-Macquarie students.
Photo relating to Congratulations Professor Nonna Martinov-BennieCongratulations Professor Nonna Martinov-Bennie Congratulations to Professor Nonna Martinov-Bennie, who has been appointed for a 3 year term to the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AUASB).
Photo relating to New Research CentreNew Research Centre
CPA Australia has committed a research grant to Macquarie University