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Spring 2024 Student Auxiliary Events

  • Published on Dec 22, 2023
  • by TXCPA Houston

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EXCEL-lent Job!

Saturday, January 6, 2024

Students only

Virtual via Zoom

Presentation by: Rubik Yeriazarian, CPA, CFE, CFF

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Discover the power of Excel in business! Join our Student Auxiliary to master Excel’s role in accounting. Excel is everywhere you look in the business world. Come to our workshop and refresh your skills to efficiently navigate and manage multiple spreadsheets in a workbook, optimize your worksheets using templates, graphs and formulas, and design simple-to-complex formulas using Excel functions.

Don’t miss this opportunity!

Rubik is Owner of Flat Fee Consulting, LLC, where he provides Accounting Data Cleanup services to small to mid-size CPA firms, and Financial Forensics services to small to mid-size business owners.

Throughout his career, Rubik has provided forensic accounting and litigation support services on several complex commercial litigation matters and fraud investigations pertaining to numerous industries. Through the course of this work, Rubik has Excel-led (pun intended) at efficiently making difficult data sets easier to work with.

When he's not investigating "Creative Accountants" in his role as a forensic accountant, Rubik practices Creative Accounting in a Non-Fraudulent Way through RuBook Creative, a company he owns where he creates accounting-themed children's books, greeting cards, and gifts.

Rubik is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA), TXCPA Houston, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). Rubik is also a Life Member in the University of Houston Alumni Association.

Register now for JAN. 6

Introduction to Forensics Workshop

Monday, Jan. 22, 2024

In-person: TXCPA Houston | 1233 West Loop South | Houston, TX 77027

Presentation by: Samuel Cooper, CPA, CFE

Time: 5:00 – 7:45p.m.


Workshop and hands-on activity to get a glimpse of the day-to-day life of a forensic investigator.  Meet and mingle from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. and enjoy refreshments before the workshop begins.  BRING YOUR PHOTO ID for building security check-in.


Students - register here for January 22!

Registration coming soon for following events.  Add to your calendar now!

Life as a Rookie Accountant – Kicking Assets!

Friday, February 16, 2024

Virtual via Zoom

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


Are you considering an internship? Join us for a glimpse into the reality of life as a novice accountant.


Alternative Paths as a CPA: Education, Technology, Wealth Management and more!

Friday, March 1, 2024

Virtual via Zoom

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


CPA careers extend beyond public practice. Changing Lanes features panelists sharing experiences in education, wealth management, and technology sectors.

Deep in the Heart of Taxes

Friday, April 26, 2024

In-person downtown at a Big 4 firm

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


Join us at PWC, a big 4 accounting firm, to learn from tax professionals about several different types of tax practices and exploring specialties.



Student membership is FREE!

Member Benefits – TXCPA and TXCPA Houston – your local chapter

  • Access to TXCPA Exchange, an exclusive members-only online forum for questions, knowledge sharing and opportunities to connect with Texas CPAs
  • Access to an online searchable member directory of our 28,000 members
  • Scholarship opportunities with TXCPA and TXCPA Houston supporting students each year
  • Member communications keeping you current on critical professional issues
  • Free job seeker profile on the Career Center, as well as access to internship postings
  • Leadership training opportunities with chapter and state-level volunteer opportunities
  • Discounts on CPA Exam prep courses and business services
  • Information and resources to help guide your first steps to a CPA career.
  • Houston Chapter in-person and virtual events to provide career information, meet professionals, interact with students from other local universities.
  • Houston Chapter’s 20+ committees for your volunteer experience, including joint social events with Young Professionals.


Email for more information!


Carol Spencer

Membership Manager

TXCPA Houston | TXCPA Houston Foundation

1233 West Loop S., Ste 1425 | Houston, TX 77027

Direct: 832-831-9232

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