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Student Business Organizations

Accounting Society

The Accounting Society is an association of Adelphi students who are interested in learning about the field of accounting. The society hosts social and professional events that bring students and practicing professionals together. Traditional events include visits to accounting firms, weekly presentations by guest speakers, competitive sporting events with accounting firms and other universities, and an annual networking social event.

Grace Conway
Faculty Adviser

Students with a Company Representative at the Accounting Society’s Fall 2018 Networking Social.

Delta Sigma Pi

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community.

Delta Sigma Pi 2019 Spring Initiation Ceremony

Finance Society

The Finance Society is a student organization open to all Adelphi students interested in the field of finance. Our mission is to educate students about finance and economics professions and to bring together students who have an interest in these areas. The Finance Society facilitates opportunities for hands-on experience and professional development through guest speakers, internships, visits to financial services firms, and career possibilities.

Robert Goldberg
Faculty Adviser

Finance students at a guest speaker event.

Human Resources Society

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The Human Resources Society is a student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). The Society sponsors guest speakers, hold workshops, and participates in the annual Long Island SHRM conference. The student society’s affiliation with the national SHRM allows for networking at monthly professional meetings and is a source for internships. The club primarily attracts business majors; however, psychology and sociology majors may also have an interest in the club. Anyone is welcome to join.

MaryAnne Hyland
Faculty Adviser

Team Adelphi earned second place at the 2019 New York State SHRM Case Competition.

Marketing Management Society

The Marketing Management Society aims to provide a forum for students to share their knowledge and creativity in the field of marketing and to learn about the many opportunities related to the field of marketing. The society is dedicated to providing students of all majors with opportunities to learn and explore the marketing field by learning about marketing careers, networking with business professionals, and participating in real-world projects.

Zachary Johnson
Faculty Adviser

Lily Lev
Faculty Adviser

The Marketing Management Society co-sponsored a meeting with Geico to discuss career preparation.


Professional Honor Societies for Business Students

Beta Gamma Sigma—International Business Honor Society

Beta Gamma Sigma is the international honor society for schools accredited by AACSB International. It recognizes and rewards superior academic achievement and is limited to those undergraduate students who have junior status, have completed at least 30 credits at Adelphi, and are in the top 10% of their class. For graduate students, membership is limited to students who have completed at least one half of their graduate business program, and are in the top 20% of their class. Membership advantages include the Student Leadership Forum, the Scholarship Program, Alumni Chapter Network and the Career Central Job Board.

Adelphi’s chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma was recognized as an Honors Chapter for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Amirhossein Alamdar Yazdi
Faculty Adviser

Adelphi students (far left and second from right) participated in the 2018 BGS Global Leadership Summit held in Chicago, IL.

Beta Alpha Psi—International Honorary Organization for Financial Information Professionals

Beta Alpha Psi is an honorary organization for financial information students and professionals. The primary objective 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 and service; and encouraging a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility. Eligible students must attain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. They also must have earned at least 30 credits at Adelphi.

Winston Waters
Faculty Adviser

Professor Winston Waters with two Beta Alpha Psi inductees at the 2019 Business Honors and Awards Ceremony

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