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Point Park University accounting students Chereese Langley, a DuBois Area High School graduate, and Andre Bennett both won 2018 Outstanding Accounting Student Achievement Awards from the Pittsburgh Chapter of The Institute of Internal Auditors.

DuBOIS — DuBois Area High School graduate Chereese Langley won a 2018 Outstanding Accounting Student Achievement Award from the Pittsburgh Chapter of The Institute of Internal Auditors.

Langley was honored with a $2,000 scholarship for her community service and leadership work while maintaining academic excellence in accounting. She is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in accounting degree from Point Park University in Downtown Pittsburgh.

Currently, Langley is interning in the risk advisory services department for Schneider Downs in Pittsburgh. After graduation this spring, she plans to work in internal auditing and earn both certified public accountant and certified internal auditor licenses.

“Point Park has opened so many doors to opportunities for me. All of my accounting professors have played a huge role in my accomplishments,” Langley said.

Langley is currently interning in the risk advisory services department for Schneider Downs. After graduation, she plans to work in internal auditing and earn both certified public accountant and certified internal auditor licenses.

Each year, the IIA Pittsburgh Chapter honors three students with a $2,000 scholarship who have made substantive contributions to their university and/or the community while maintaining academic excellence in accounting and demonstrating leadership.

Langley is the daughter of Christine Langley and Bill Moore, both of DuBois.

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