Published June 4, 2020
Durham, N.C. (June 4, 2020) – Beta Alpha Psi condemns racism, bigotry, social injustice and violence in all forms. We are deeply saddened by recent events in our country. Our values and goals for this organization are centered on equality, respect and inclusion for everyone.
As an organization, we care deeply for our entire community. We are committed to standing against racism and doing everything within our ability to ensure we provide an inclusive environment for our members. With an open mind and readiness to listen, we welcome conversations to assure we continue to offer opportunities for our members and stakeholders to openly speak and be heard in a safe environment. We promise to continue evaluating what and how we offer our programs and events, and always strive for an inclusive space.
About Beta Alpha Psi
Founded in 1919, Beta Alpha Psi is an honor organization for financial information students and professionals. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems; providing opportunities for self-development, service, and association among members and practicing professionals, and encouraging a sense of ethical, social and public responsibility.
Headquartered in Durham, NC, Beta Alpha Psi has over 300 chapters on college and university campuses in the United States, Australia and New Zealand with over 300,000 members initiated since Beta Alpha Psi's formation.
BAP provides a unique opportunity for students to connect with peers and a variety of employers, all while developing their business skillset. Through the vast networking and learning events, community service projects, leadership opportunities, presentations, and case competitions, BAP sets the bar at successfully preparing students for their transition into the workforce [and beyond].