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Jeffrey Kent CPA CA Accepted into CPAEF Doctoral Support Program

Jeffrey Kent BA, MBA, CPA, CA, has been accepted into the CPAEF’s Doctoral Support Program. Jeff received his Masters of Business Administration in 2008 from Thompson Rivers University and his Bachelors of Arts (Advanced degree) from the University of Manitoba in 2001.  He has

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Two Langara College Students Receive CPAEF Awards

Two Langara College students, Adrian Tong and Daniela Oshikawa, have each received the 2017 CPAEF Award worth $1,000.  The CPAEF Award is offered to students attending certain post secondary institutions in BC who are in the final year of their diploma or

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CPAEF Announces Bursaries

The CPAEF has awarded ten students taking preparatory courses and the professional education program a total of $23,000 in student bursaries.  These bursaries are awarded based on financial need to support a student’s education to become a CPA. Students wishing

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Recap: 2017 Accounting Academic Symposium

The Chartered Professional Accountants’ Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) held its biennial 2017 Accounting Academic Symposium on May 25 to 26.  More than 100 BC accounting faculty members attended the symposium which was held at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The

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Speaker Series Update: SFU

Simon Fraser University hosted a Speaker Series event with Dr. Danielle Lyssimachou discussing “How to Engage Students in the Classroom” on May 23, 2017. Lyssimachou is an associate professor in accounting at Cass Business School in London.  She provided participants with many tips

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FVCPAA Announces Student Scholars

The Fraser Valley Chartered Professional Accountants Association (FVCPAA) has selected three local student scholars: Sandy Chu (Kwantlen Polytechnic University), Nicole Noort (University of the Fraser Valley) and Kathleen Chin (Trinity Western University).   These three students have displayed academic achievement,

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CPABC Chapters Support Students

Six CPABC chapters have funded over $26,175 in student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation and the Camosun College endowment fund.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/NDelta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a result of the generosity

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Langara College: 2017 Celebration of Excellence

Langara College hosted its 2017 Celebration of Excellence event on March 23, 2017 to recognize the success and academic excellence of their students and to honour the generosity of spirit of their supporters and donors. Bruce Hurst FCPA FCGA, chair of the Langara

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UBC Hosts Sauder After Dark

UBC Sauder School of Business hosted an exclusive evening of insight into business innovation, development and practices on March 23, 2017.   This invitation only event was held at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver to recognize donors, such as the CPA

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CPAEF Accounting Educators’ Symposium May 2017

The CPAEF will be holding its biennial Accounting Educators’ Symposium on May 25 and 26, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Over 100 BC Accounting academics are expected to attend. The program includes sessions on the CPA Way, Integrating Marketing Concepts with Managerial

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