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Friday, November 21, 2003

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 17, 2003

1:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Angie Traumonte, Blue Cross Blue Shield

This is the first meeting of the Actuarial Student Association. There will be pizza and refreshments served at the meeting.

Tuesday, February 1, 2005

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 21, 2005

4:00 pm Keisler Lounge

Spring Organizational Meeting of the ASA

Thursday, September 8, 2005

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 24, 2005

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge, Lockett 321

First ASA Meeting

Organizational Meeting

Thursday, October 20, 2005

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 13, 2005

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge, Lockett 321

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

Monday, April 24, 2006

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 13, 2006
Last modified April 24, 2006

4:40 pm James E. Keisler Lounge in Lockett 321

Hank Frantz, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Actuarial Mathematics: On the Job Examples

The speaker is an Associate Actuary BCBS of Louisiana. He will discuss mathematics from three examples in his work.

Tuesday, February 6, 2007

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 28, 2007

4:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial Exams

Organizational meeting for preparation for spring exams. Math 4050 no longer will cover the entire FM exam. Supplementary lectures will be offered by Matthew Arnold. Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 9, 2007

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Material on Interest Theory Exam

Matthew Arnold will conduct the session.

Monday, October 13, 2008

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 10, 2008

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

1. A visitor from Career Services will give a presentation and answer questions on internships and jobs.
2. Discussion of study groups for upcoming exams

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 28, 2009

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

Electing our officers for the upcoming year. As always, we welcome new members who wish to learn about the actuarial program at LSU and/or the profession in general. We will also be organizing study groups for the actuarial exams.

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 8, 2009

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

Electing our officers for the upcoming year. As always, we welcome new members who wish to learn about the actuarial program at LSU and/or the profession in general. We will also be organizing study groups for the actuarial exams.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 9, 2009

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

We will have 1. A visitor from Career Services will give a presentation and answer questions on internships and jobs. 2. A discussion of exams and study groups 3. the selection of officers

Monday, August 30, 2010

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 22, 2010

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of the Actuarial Student Association

Discussion of the profession, exams, and speakers. Selection of officers.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 1, 2011
Last modified February 6, 2011

6:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of the Actuarial Student Association

Pizza and discussion.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 15, 2011
Last modified March 21, 2011

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Shelly Johnson visits with ASA members

Shelly Johnson is a consultant for the two state retirement systems: Teachers Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS). There will be a presentation, discussion, and pizza.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 16, 2011

6:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Guest: Paul Richmond from the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's Office

ASA president, Chen Liu, writes, "Paul Richmond who works as a manager of Actuarial services at Louisiana legislator's auditor's office, will give us insights about the actuary advisory in Louisiana, He provides various actuarial consulting to legislature and public retirement system in Louisiana. There will be chat and question time followed.
It promises to be a good meeting and there will be refreshment served."

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 20, 2012
Last modified August 31, 2012

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

meeting of student actuarial club

1. Welcome to new students and an introduction to being an actuary.

2. Options for actuarial students to get capstone credit.

3. Planning for exams.

4. Discussing possible visitors.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 9, 2012

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

meeting of student actuarial club

1.Chen Liu will give a presentation on her work from her summer internship. She will discuss cash balance plan in the state-wide retirement system.
2. We will also discuss seeking an internship for this summer and getting capstone credit.
3. Planning for exams.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 8, 2012

3:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

meeting of student actuarial club

1. Kayla Lato and Blake Winchell from LSU career services will give a presentation. 2. Mel Lazo, ASA member and Ourso college graduate student will discuss the how to set up a linkedin profile and the benefits of doing so.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 29, 2013

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 24, 2013

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

The meeting will include a short talk about life tables and Exam MLC/3L by Professor Larry Smolinsky.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 15, 2013

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge - 321 Lockett

Actuarial Student Association Meeting

We have a guest speaker, David Ellsworth from Startmount Insurance Co.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 3, 2013

3:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

meeting of student actuarial club

Semester activities will be discussed including forming study groups and finding internships. Advice for students in the Actuarial Concentration. Selection of a new vice president. Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 18, 2013

3:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

meeting of student actuarial club

Presentations by Adam Burmaster and Nick Crifasi.

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 30, 2013
Last modified October 2, 2013

4:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Discussion of job search

We will discuss job searches and have a guest: Kayla Kucharchuk from career services.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 5, 2013

3:30 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

student actuarial club meeting

Nathan White will give a presentation about his summer and ongoing internship.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 21, 2013

6:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

student actuarial club sponsored visitor

Sam Broussard, Pan-American Life Insurance Co, will be the guest speaker. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 6, 2014

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 17, 2014

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

presentations by Nick Crifasi and Nick Klinka.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 5, 2014
Last modified March 6, 2014

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

Presentations by Nick Crifasi and Nick Klinka. Note the date was changed because of a conflicting statistics exam.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 21, 2014

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Meeting of the Actuarial Student Association

Yihua Sun will report on her internship in actuarial valuation in Taiwan Life.
Nick Crifasi will continue with his lessons in Excel.
Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 21, 2014
Last modified April 22, 2014

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Student Association sponsored visitor

Our guest, Shelley Johnson (Foster & Foster Inc), is the consulting actuary to both the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System (LASERS) and the Teachers Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL).

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 22, 2014

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Introducing the new president: Winnie Sloan

Answering questions about the actuarial profession and actuarial concentration

Guest: Recent graduate Nick Crifasi

Discussion of semester activities

Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 13, 2014

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club guest

The actuarial club will host:

Brian Small
Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 15, 2014

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Guest: Dr. Joni Shreve, LSU MS in Analytics program + discussion of internships with past summer interns.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 13, 2014

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club guest

The actuarial club will host:
Greg Curran
Consulting Actuary
G. S. Curran & Company, Ltd.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 23, 2015

3:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuary Club meeting

Jesse Lu will be presenting on his internship experience. Discussion of semester activities.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 30, 2015

5:30 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Kyla Kucharchuk from LSU career services will be the speaker. This meeting will benefit all students in the actuarial science concentration regardless of whether they are pursuing actuarial science as a profession.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 20, 2015

5:30 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Meeting of the student actuarial club

Rodney Friedy from the Louisiana Department of Insurance (where he is the director of life actuarial services) will be visiting.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 18, 2015

5:30 pm the Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Club Meeting

Paul Richmond from the Louisiana Legislative Auditor Office will be the speaker.

Monday, September 14, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 25, 2015
Last modified August 26, 2015

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Introducing the new officers
President: Andrew Crespo
Vice President: Nicholas Xenaki

Discussion about preparing for a career as an actuary and planning the fall semester's activities
Pizza will be served.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 18, 2015

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Club meeting

David Ellsworth and Gino Pagano from Starmount Life Insurance Company will be visiting. They will host a Q&A on exams and the profession. They will also discuss a possible Summer Internship for 2016.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 27, 2015

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Club meeting

Frederick Sakon (Tulane University) will be demonstrating the use of ADAPT, an interactive exam preparation tool. Muffulettas and District Donuts served.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 10, 2015

5:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Meeting of Actuarial Club

There will be presentations by Andrew Crespo and Radha Kumar on their internships. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 22, 2016
Last modified January 27, 2016

5:30 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Club meeting

Winnie Sloan, Travelers Insurance and former ASA president, will speak and answer questions through Skype.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 21, 2016

5:30 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial Club meeting

Discussion of the concentration requirements and options.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 31, 2016

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Dr. Shreve from the department of analytics will coming to speak about the graduate program and the field of analytics. The Society of Actuaries will be expanding their requirements to include analytics in the next few years.

Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 17, 2016

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Christopher Mai will be giving a presentation on Mixed Probability Distributions. This topic is on the actuarial Exam P/Exam1 syllabus, but it is not covered in Math 3355, probability.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 30, 2016

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Discussion about preparing for a career as an actuary and planning the fall semester's activities. Pizza will be served.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 28, 2016

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Rod Friedy from the Louisiana Dept of Insurance will be our guest.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 8, 2016
Last modified November 9, 2016

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Winnie Sloan from Travelers Insurance and an LSU alumna will visit via skype.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 24, 2017

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Meeting of student actuarial club

We have a guest speaker, David Ellsworth and/or Gino Pagano from Startmount Insurance Co. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 23, 2017

5:00 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Discussion about preparing for a career as an actuary and planning the fall semester's activities. Changes in the Society of Actuaries qualification process. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 14, 2017

6:00 pm Keisler Lounge (321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Matthew Arnold from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana will be our guest. Also Katelyn Kormos will be talking about her internship. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 21, 2017

5:00 pm Lockett Math Lounge

Winnie Sloan LSU alumna Senior Actuarial Assistant for Travelers in St. Paul, MN
ASA Club Meeting

Skype call with Winnie Sloan. This meeting will be geared towards informing students about internships, resumes, industry practices with an emphasis on the casualty pathway for actuaries. This meeting is open to anyone interested in actuarial science.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 5, 2017

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

ASA Club Meeting

Internship presentations by Alaina Chifici and Andrew Roberts

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 19, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

Lawrence Steinert, Casualty Actuary, Department of Insurance
ASA Club Meeting

Guest Speaker Larry Steinert presenting on his experience as a casualty actuary for the Louisiana Department of Insurance

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 19, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

Jared Braud, Starmount Life
ASA Club Meeting

Senior Actuarial student, Tia Jones will be presenting about her internship experience last summer. Jared Braud ASA, will be presenting his experience in specialty insurance on the health and life side.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 23, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

Winnie Sloan LSU alumna Senior Actuarial Assistant for Travelers in St. Paul, MN
ASA Club Meeting

Skype call with Winnie Sloan about mock interviews, college timeline for success in the actuarial problem, and presentation of a mock actuarial problem.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 23, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

Rod Friedy, Director of Life Actuarial Services, Louisiana Department of Insurance
ASA Club Meeting

Rod Friedy, FSA, MAAA will be presenting on the life actuarial profession.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 10, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 321 Lockett Keiser Math Lounge

Winnie Sloan LSU alumna Senior Actuarial Assistant for Travelers in St. Paul, MN
ASA Club Meeting

Skype call with Winnie Sloan, ACAS from Travelers about the actuarial case competition

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted April 16, 2018

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge Room 321

Winnie Sloan LSU alumna Senior Actuarial Assistant for Travelers in St. Paul, MN
ASA Club Meeting

Skype call with Winnie Sloan, ACAS from Travelers on the results of the actuarial case competition

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted August 29, 2018
Last modified September 3, 2018

6:00 pm Keisler Lounge (Lockett 321)

Actuarial club meeting

Introducing the new officers-
President: Sarah Davidson
Vice-President: Matt Blanchard

Welcoming new members, discussion about preparing for a career as an actuary, and planning the fall semester''s agenda.

Winnie Sloan,former ASA President and current Associate Actuary at Travelers Insurance will attend via skype.
Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 11, 2018
Last modified September 13, 2018

6:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

Ken Alleman, Pacific Life LSU Alumnus Actuarial Assistant for Pacific Life in Orange County, CA
ASA Club Meeting

Hearing from Mr. and Mrs. Alleman, who are both practicing actuaries at Pacific Life. They will be discussing their internship program, different areas of the actuarial field, new-hire trends, and answering any questions from members. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 1, 2018

6:00 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

Actuarial club meeting

Alumnus and former ASA president Taylor Daigle will visit. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 19, 2018

6:00 pm Kiesler Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

Brian Frey, Protective Life Insurance Company Actuary at Protective Life Insurance Company in Birmingham, AL
ASA Club Meeting

Video conference with Brain Frey, an actuary at Protective Life in Birmingham, AL. Discussing his experience with the profession and possible internship opportunities. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 2, 2018

6:00 pm Kiesler Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Summer Internship presentations and discussion from students Matt Blanchard and Jacob Doran. Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 27, 2019

5:30 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Our visitor is Sayi Otoikhine, FSA. She is an LSU alumna and former club president. She currently is as an actuary for IBM. She will be giving a presentation to us via Skype. Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted January 23, 2019

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Our speaker for the second meeting of the semester will be Mr. Nick Klinka, FCAS. He is an LSU alumnus and is currently working as a Senior Actuarial Assistant at Allstate. He will be giving a presentation to us via Skype. Pizza will be served!

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 7, 2019

5:30 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Hearing from speaker Mr. Matthew Arnold, FSA, MAAA. He works at BlueCross BlueShield of Louisiana in Baton Rouge, LA as the Director of Actuarial Valuation and Senior Products. His presentation is on Commercial Risk Adjustment. Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted February 22, 2019

5:30 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Ms. Shelley Johnson, a consulting actuary at Foster & Foster, LLC, will be our speaker. She works with the major state retirement systems and will be presenting about her job and other actuarial topics. Pizza will be served.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted March 13, 2019

5:30 pm Keiser Math Lounge (Lockett 321)

ASA Club Meeting

Cabe Chadick, who is an LSU alumnus and the President & Managing Principal of Lewis & Ellis, Inc Dallas, Texas, will be our speaker.

Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted September 26, 2019

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

1. Winnie Sloan (is an LSU alumna, a Senior Actuarial Assistant for Travelers in St. Paul, MN, and has assisted many of our students who want advice from a professional actuary) is our speaker via skype. 2. Selecting new officers. Pizza will be served.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 10, 2019

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Abigail Brown, LSU contact for actuary, will come as a guest speaker. She will be discussing interviews, resumes, and other related topics. Pizza will be served.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted October 1, 2019

5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

West Dickens and Alaina Chifici (LSU alumna) from Protective insurance will visit. They will also set up some interviews for Friday October 25 for anyone applying to their internship program. Pizza will be served.

Today, Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Actuarial Student Association  

Posted November 5, 2019

until 5:30 pm James E. Keisler Lounge (room 321 Lockett)

Actuarial club meeting

Senior, Sarah Davidson, will discuss her internship at CNA Insurance in Chicago

Nick Crifasi from AmeriHealth Caritas in Philadelphia will skype. Nick is an ASA in the Society of Actuaries and is an LSU alumnus.

Nick is requesting that seniors graduating in December or May give him their resume. Seniors graduating in December or May please send your resume to Kevin Li at kli27@lsu.edu, and he will send them to Nick.