Deloitte Presents 2012 Wildman Medal and American Taxation Association Teaching Award, Reports

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Medal is named in honor of the late John R. Wildman

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Big4, the premier social networking forum for professionals and alumni of Accenture, Andersen, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC reports that Jean Bedard, professor, and Lynford Graham, visiting professor and executive in residence, Bentley University, received the 2012 Wildman Medal at the recent American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. recently. reports that the award was sponsored by the Deloitte Foundation and the awardees were recognized for their research titled “Detection and Severity Classifications of Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 Internal Control Deficiencies."

The American Taxation Association (ATA) Teaching Innovation Award was also presented during the AAA Annual Meeting at the ATA luncheon. This year, Toby Stock, an associate professor at Ohio University was honored for his submission titled “A Case Study for Teaching and Learning Corporate and Partnership Tax and Financial Accounting Planning and Compliance Concepts.

Shaun Budnik, president of the Deloitte Foundation commented:
“We congratulate this year’s recipients of the Wildman Medal and the ATA Teaching Award as their work exemplifies the innovative thinking and teaching necessary to train the professions next generation of talent.”

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