HOLD the DATE: 2019 CPAEF Accounting Educators’ Symposium

Hold the Date! The CPA Education Foundation will be holding its biennial Accounting Educators’ Symposium on May 23 and 24, 2019 in Vancouver.   Over 125 BC accounting academics are expected to attend. The program is expected to include the following

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CPAEF Celebrates 25+ Years of Giving to Capilano University

Capilano University hosted their 2019 Chancellor’s Circle Dinner on January 17, 2019 which was an opportunity for the university to celebrate donor legacies.  The dinner, which featured a Masquerade theme, was held at the elegant Polygon Gallery in North Vancouver.  This

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UNBC Announces CPAEF Awards to Five Students

The University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) has announced the recipients of the CPAEF Awards and Chan Foucher LeFebvre Nelson Izgerean Naphtali Scholarship (which is matched by the CPA Education Foundation). For the 2018/19 academic year, the recipients of the

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Update: FRAS Canada Academic Advisory Council

The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) established the Academic Advisory Council in April 2005 to improve the input to the AcSB’s activities from academe. Two CPABC members are on the Advisory Council:   Dr. Kin Lo FCPA FCA is Senior Associate Dean

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CPAEF Supports Open Access for SFU Research

The CPA Education Foundation has provided a grant to Simon Fraser University to enable the open access of research developed by SFU faculty Dennis Chung PhD CPA CA, Karel Hrazdil PhD CPA CGA, and Jiri Novak of Charles University in

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CPAEF Supports Research by Dr. Ray Zhang

The CPA Education Foundation has awarded Dr. Ray Zhang, assistant professor at Simon Fraser University and Finning Research Fellow, a $10,000 grant to be used as seed funding for his research on “Mandatory Corporate Social Responsibility Disclosures.” Dr. Zhang’s research

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CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation, with the concurrence of the Sale family, has created a provincial bursary in memory of Mr. David Sale FCPA FCGA, former board chair of the legacy CGA-BC Association and former board co-chair of the CPABC Joint

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Complimentary Tax Guide for CPABC Academic Members

The CPA Education Foundation is offering CPABC academic members a complimentary “Personal Tax Planner Guide 2018/19” published by CPA Canada. This useful guide, which can be a quick reference tool in the classroom, provides updates on tax changes during the

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Speaker Series: SFU Beedie School of Business Awarded $5,000 Grant

The CPA Education Foundation has awarded a $5,000 Speaker Series grant to Simon Fraser University – Beedie School of Business to support faculty development. The following three prominent academics have delivered presentations about their research: Dr. Brian Miller from the

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CPAEF Awards Bursaries to CPA Students/Candidates

November 2018   The CPA Education Foundation has awarded $11,500 in bursaries to five students in the CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) and students taking preparatory courses.   In the 2018/19 fiscal year, the  CPAEF has awarded a total of

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