On 2nd of May 2019, Deakin University's Beta Alpha Psi officially became installed as Xi Kappa. We would like to thank everyone in attendance today, as well as everyone who has supported us through our journey so far, whether it be international or domestic. Xi Kappa is proud to be the 332th member of the Beta Alpha Psi family.
2020 OCEANIA REGIONAL CONFERENCE
On 17th April 2020 Beta Alpha Psi - Xi Kappa held its FIRST ever Regional Conference for Oceania region where active participation from all the chapters and Alumni members were seen. All the chapters shared their views about how they are helping their members cope during these difficult times where some of the ideas included workshops to develop workforce skills in university students, problem solving workshops, personal level interactions with members, design thinking workshops and online trivia nights. There were some fantastic sessions like Resilience and Leadership through radical times by Anna Cooshna from Deloitte, Futuring of the BAP chapters in Oceania held by Frederick Ng and Alumni Panel session who interacted with the members.
BAP ORIENTATION EVENT
One of the most exciting things that we get to do is engage with new students and learn about their experiences and find out what made them choose Deakin University.We have had a large turn out of people who gave us the opportunity to introduce Beta Alpha Psi to them and have since signed up with us!
BLOOD DONATION DRIVE
The Deakin BAP team had their very first service event for the year. A few of the members were able to donate blood and plasma at the Mt Waverley Donor Centre. It was a very enjoyable experience for both new and existing donors.
SELF AWARENESS & EMOTIONAL INTILLEGENCE
On Wednesday 3rd April, Victor Perton, a former parliamentarian and author of 'The Case for Optimism: The Optimists' Voices' gave a presentation to the students about resilience, self-effacing humous and positivity in effective leadership. This was a very insightful and valuable experience and we would like to extend our thanks to Victor for his time.
2019 SOCIAL EVENT
we held our BAP Social Event at the Burwood Corporate Centre! It provided a great opportunity for new students to acquire more information about BAP, meet the existing team and take a break from study and classes by engaging in team building activities. The afternoon concluded with a pizza luncheon and a chance for everyone to get to know one another as well as ask any questions they had. A wonderful turnout and a huge thank you to all who attended! Great start to T2!
SGDs - Making Sure the Future is in Good Hands
On Tuesday 16th July, Bap Members travelled to Deakin Downtown for an exclusive event with United Nations Association of Australia (UNAA) which was centred around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of Quality Education, Decent work and economic growth and Partnerships. It provided a great opportunity to hear from experienced leaders in the corporate sector who kindly shared their experiences and advice with the students.
CPA PROFESSION SESSION
BAP attended the CPA Profession Session that was centred around “Supporting You in Landing Your Dream Job”. The evening provided students with the opportunity to listen to esteemed guest speakers from CPA, Coles, Telstra and Accent Group and ask the panel questions on various topics surrounding the accounting industry. There was also opportunities to get one-to-one career mentoring from industry professionals and to network as well.