Sign up • http://sam.math.lsa.umich.edu/ • http://tinyurl.com/kyoeo5z SAM Board Members Position Officer President George You Vice President Huan Wang Career Chair Zachary Shaw Joyce Zhang Secretary Scott Kim Treasurer Yuchen Lin Webmaster Chris Plumhoff IM Sports Chair Jillian Longton Social Chair Yuki Xin Planning Committee Chair Louis Paparella Faculty Actuarial Mathematics Faculty B. Roger Natarajan Actuarial Program Director Joseph Marker Lecturer IV Kristen Moore Associate Professor Virginia R. Young Cecil J. & Ethel M. Nesbitt Professor Bradley P. Hinesman Lecturer I Objective & Overview • Career Events • Help members with recruiting • Social Events • Build up networks • Sports Events • We are not nerds • Exam subsidies • Encourage exam pass Career Events • Resume Workshop 9/24, 4-5 PM Time: TBD Location: Math Commons (tentative) • • • • Mock Interviews Week of 9/29 - 10/3 (see SAM calendar) • • Information Sessions First information session - 9/18 • • • • Company: Cigna 6 pm,Pizza House Refer to SAM calendar for all future dates, times, etc. • Company Visits • • Towers Watson - 9/19 Blue Cross Blue Shield & Deloitte - 9/26 • Career Center Connector • • Check career center for resume submission deadlines Most of these will occur after the first information session Social Events • Coffee Chat • BBQ • Picnic • Laser Tag • Painting the Rock! • Bar Crawl News from Secretary: 1. SAM Newsletter 2. Case Study 3. Mass Meeting Survey Intramural Sports • Easy way to earn attendance points, make new friends and have tons of fun • Sports selected based on your preference • SAM pays all fees and takes care of administrative business • Please fill out survey sent out after mass meeting to indicate sports you’d be interested in playing with SAM! SAM Intramural Sand Volleyball • Mondays at 6:30PM at Elbel Field (starting next Monday) • How to join? • Either come talk to me at end of meeting if you are interested in playing • Or indicate interest on survey sent out after mass meeting Webmaster • Brand New Website • http://sam.math.lsa.umich.edu/ • Calendar of Events • Web Based Attendance • Schedule Maker How to become our member? 1. Membership dues • Amount: • $30 by 9/22 • $35 afterwards • Basic info • Name • Uniqname • UMID# • T-shirt size • Sign up at sam.math.lsa.umich.e du 2. Fill out survey • Will be sent out after mass meeting Forget to bring membership dues? • Yuchen (Treasurer) appointment • Math Undergraduate Office (EH 2nd floor) • Wrapped in an envelope • Basic info • Name • Uniqname • UMID# • T-shirt size • Notify SAM Board via email Attendance/Subsidy Policy Event Type Attendance Points Company Visit 6 Recruiting Event 3 Social Event 2 Survey 1 • Exam Subsidy Requirements: • Membership dues paid • Enough attendance points (Next Slide) • Declared Actuarial or Financial Mathematics major • Have not previously received support from the Department for a particular examination • Have a completed resume on file with the Career Centre Exam Sittings Exam Exam Date Registration Deadline Attendance Points P November 1-12 October 2nd 6 FM December 9-20 October 29th 15 MFE November 13-19 October 2nd 6 MLC October 31 September 24th 3 ACTUARIAL SCIENCE MAJOR Cognates (Valuable) ECON 406 (SOA VEE Applied Statistics ) FIN 302 (SOA VEE Corporate Finance) CORE ( Min C Minus) MA 424 Compound Interest & Life Insurance MA 520 Life Contingencies Part I BASIC (Min C Minus) MA 216 Differential Equations OR 256/286/316 MA 423 Mathematics of Finance P R E R E Q MA 215 Calculus III OR 255/285/295 MA 217 Linear Algebra ECON 406 = ECON 452 TALK TO AN ADVISOR BEFORE DECIDING CONGNATES MA 521 Life Contingencies Part II MA 523 Risk Theory (or MA 522) MA 425 Introduction To Probability ECON 101 MicroEconomics (SOA VEE) STATS 426 Introductory Theoretical Statistics ECON 102 MacroEconomics (SOA VEE) EECS 183 Elementary Programming Concepts 16 Actuarial Exams – SOA vs CAS Description SOA Exam CAS Exam Probability Exam P Exam 1 Interest Theory Exam FM Exam 2 Financial Economics Exam MFE Exam 3 F Life Contingencies Exam MLC Exam LC Loss Models Exam C Exam 4 Statistics & Stochastic Modeling No Equivalent Exam ST If you take SOA Exams, then you get credit for CAS Exams. If you take CAS Exams, we are not sure whether SOA will give credit or not. So, it might be a good idea to take SOA Exams, initially. 17 POSSIBLE SOA EXAM STRATEGIES MA 115 or 156 or 186 MA 215 MA 425 MA 424 MA 215 MA 215 MA 217 MA 423 Exam P Exam FM And Exam MFE 18 POSSIBLE SOA EXAM STRATEGIES MA 425 MA 424 MA 520 MA 521 Fall Only Winter Only STATS 426 ECON 452 MA 215 MA 215 MA 215 Exam MLC Exam C MA 425 MA 523 19 Questions Thank you for coming!