November GIS Meeting

The next Gamma Iota Sigma meeting will be held Wednesday, November 14th at 5:00 p.m. in rom Cashion 307.

Patrick Claggett from RT Specialty will be the speaker. He is going to talk about the process and industry of wholesale insurance brokers and RT Specialty.

All members and those who are interested in becoming a part of Gamma should attend! For any questions, contact Kaylan at Kaylan_hearne or Kelsey at!


Information about RIMS Conference

Here is some information on the DFW RIMS Conference for October 15,2012. For those attending the International Conference in Chicago, the RIMS Conference is the day after we fly back into Dallas, so we are looking into staying in Dallas that night to attend the conference the next day. Please let me know ASAP if you are interested in attending the RIMS Conference!

DFW RIMS Fall Conference

Monday, October 15, 2012

Risk Management Symposium

*Keynote Speaker* Daniel Kugler

Assistant Treasurer, Corporate Risk Management

at Snap-on Incorporated

Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center

7120 Dallas Parkway, Plano, TX 75024

7:30 AM ~ Registration

8:30 AM ~ Breakout Sessions I

10:15 AM ~ Breakout Sessions II

11:30 AM ~ Lunch

Seating for the various sessions will be on a first come basis.

DFW RIMS Annual Golf Tournament

Friday, October 26, 2012

· Location:

Indian Creek Golf Course

1650 W. Frankford Road, Carrollton, TX 75007

8:30 AM – Registration & Breakfast

9:30 AM – Shotgun Start

· Volunteers – We need some volunteers to arrive early and help during registration, and as well as during the tournament (e.g. driving golf carts, loading/unloading bags). This is also a good opportunity for them to get out there and meet industry professionals. If you have any students interested please have them e-mail me so that we can coordinate with them.


DFW RIMS Scholarship opportunity for members of Gamma Iota Sigma (deadline: September 15, 2012)

The Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of the Risk & Insurance Management Society annually awards merit scholarships of varying amounts to worthy undergraduate or graduate students who are studying risk management and plan to pursue a career in the field of risk management. Scholarship recipients will be requested to attend the October 15, 2012 Risk Management Symposium. In order to be considered for this scholarship, a signed scholarship form (available from must be returned on or before Saturday, September 15, 2012 to

Esequiel Nathal, DFW RIMS Education Committee
Phone: 972-447-2069
Fax: 972-248-1729

Recap: First Gamma Meeting

Hey all!

Successful first meeting tonight! Thanks to everyone who came out! Chris and Esequiel gave a very interesting and insightful presentation about Risk Management.

Here is a link to information about the International Conference in Chicago so that you can read more about it. If you are interested in coming, please contact Kaylan or Kelsey as soon as possible! The deadline for registration is this Friday, September 14.

These are links to our social media sites.,

If you have any questions about the meeting tonight, the International Conference, or any thing else about Gamma, please contact us! Kaylan Hearne
Kelsey Carpenter
Dr. Jim Garven

Gamma Iota Sigma Meeting

The Alpha Pi chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma will hold its first meeting Tuesday, September 11 at 5:00 pm in Cashion 303. Esequiel Nathal and Chris Moss from Charles Taylor Risk Consulting are speaking at the meeting. Their talk is titled “Risk Management in the Real World & Tips for Starting a Career in Risk Management”. All majors are welcome to attend. Come by and learn about the perks of being a part of Gamma! For any questions, contact Kaylan Hearne at

News about the Alpha Pi Chapter at Baylor University

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