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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-17-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,099
Posted By skylines96
present: unhireable college dropout addict

Trying to go from completely unhireable to employed.

Cons
5 months ago, I failed out of college.
Have $60k in debt.
Have a serious alcohol and marijuana issue - currently going to AA meetings...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-15-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,381
Posted By skylines96
Thank you guys for your responses, I took ancient...

Thank you guys for your responses, I took ancient Greek and moral philosophy this quarter and I really like them (Plato's Republic anyone?). I figured the minor may make me look more "well rounded"...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-13-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,381
Posted By skylines96
Philosophy minor

If I have a BA in actuarial science, is there anything to be gained from also getting a minor in philosophy with regards with ability to gain entry level actuarial employment?
Forum: General Actuarial 09-07-2010, 01:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,785
Posted By skylines96
Ah finally my torrent windows 7 works... I...

Ah finally my torrent windows 7 works... I haven't been able to respond to this. Anyway I did email Kathryn about 2 weeks after submitting the application... maybe I should again?
Forum: General Actuarial 08-31-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,785
Posted By skylines96
Diversity reimbursement program?

Does anyone have any experience with the diversity reimbursement program which refunds minorities of their exam fees who pass P and FM? Here's a link http://www.beanactuary.org/diversity/waiver.cfm ...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-22-2010, 02:37 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 42,525
Posted By skylines96
Get money! I bet 50% of the people reading this...

Get money! I bet 50% of the people reading this became actuaries (or are becoming) because of that ballin' survey.

I pulled 50% right outta my butt cheeks... in case anyone was wondering.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 07-21-2010, 03:01 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 33,301
Posted By skylines96
I'm gonna start p90x tomorrow. Still a college...

I'm gonna start p90x tomorrow. Still a college student, still in pretty good shape. I just need something that provides an actual "routine". Since I've stopped running track a few years back I've...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 07-19-2010, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,140
Posted By skylines96
Difficulty of later FM material?

For those who have taken FM, does the math get any more complicated then varying applications of simple integration? I'm a bit behind in my studying, but none of the FM material I've covered has...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-17-2010, 02:53 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 34,145
Posted By skylines96
Thanks all for those speedy responses, ASM should...

Thanks all for those speedy responses, ASM should be coming in the mail soon so I'll get right to it. Time to put in work.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-16-2010, 01:49 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 34,145
Posted By skylines96
Sorry for resurrecting an old thread, but...

Sorry for resurrecting an old thread, but conditions are probably different now then they were in 2007. First 2 years of school I basically chased a bunch of tail with doobie in my hand, and my GPA...
Forum: Probability 06-04-2010, 03:52 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,108
Posted By skylines96
Yo man, addies and SOA 149.

Yo man, addies and SOA 149.
Forum: Probability 06-03-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 938
Posted By skylines96
11th Edition ASM P $20

I have a ASM manual for sale. There's some scribbles here and there, a couple of the holes on the pages for the binder are ripped, but come on people. 20 bucks. Plus 5 or whatever for shipping.
...
Forum: Probability 06-03-2010, 06:28 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,108
Posted By skylines96
After failing twice and kicking that 420, I...

After failing twice and kicking that 420, I finally passed.
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-01-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,618
Posted By skylines96
I'll try!

I'll try!
Forum: Probability 03-31-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,108
Posted By skylines96
ASM 11th, lets do work.

ASM 11th, lets do work.
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-29-2010, 09:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,618
Posted By skylines96
Haha, and the Browns.

Haha, and the Browns.
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-29-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,618
Posted By skylines96
Entry-level in next few years...

I'm expecting to graduate in 2012. Assuming the economy is recovering (which isn't granted, I know), what do you think the entry level market will look like around that time. Will there still be...
Forum: Probability 03-28-2010, 10:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 827
Posted By skylines96
ASM question...

So, say someone is using ASM to study for P and they put in 300 hours. About how many of those hours would the typical person spend on the first ~100 pages of material which teaches you the stuff,...
Forum: Probability 03-11-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,140
Posted By skylines96
http://www.soa.org/files/pdf/edu-2010-may-june-exa...

http://www.soa.org/files/pdf/edu-2010-may-june-exam-p.pdf
Am I trippin or are the other distributions other then gamma on the syllabus? If this isn't the correct syllabus I'd be happy to not have to...
Forum: Probability 03-10-2010, 10:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,284
Posted By skylines96
Was Waterloo helpful as well? You guys are...

Was Waterloo helpful as well? You guys are machines up there.
Forum: Probability 03-10-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,284
Posted By skylines96
I used ASM and got a 4. However, I only put in...

I used ASM and got a 4. However, I only put in ~100-150 hours of study time over the course of about a month, with 2 semesters of calculus. I found it pretty hard to "grind though" the first 100...
Forum: Ohio State University 03-10-2010, 01:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 14,630
Posted By skylines96
I'm taking it in June if anyone is around and...

I'm taking it in June if anyone is around and doing the same.
Forum: Probability 10-26-2009, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By skylines96
Sounds good, will attempt Jan '10. See if I'm cut...

Sounds good, will attempt Jan '10. See if I'm cut out for this.
Forum: Probability 10-25-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,371
Posted By skylines96
Can I pass?

Hi, I'm relatively new here, been lurking around for a while. If someone has already asked a similar question, I do sincerely apologize, I tried searching. I got a 4 on calc AB and a B in Calc 2....
Forum: Careers - Employment 09-09-2009, 07:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,772
Posted By skylines96
Well thanks all for the quick responses. Been...

Well thanks all for the quick responses. Been clean for a few weeks but going back to school soon for welcome back weekend. I guess I'll just binge drink :exams:. I have to be on somewhat of a level.
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