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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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Speaker Series Update: KPU

On April 25 and April 26, 2017, more than 20 School of Business faculty at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) participated in a 2-day Case Writing Workshop facilitated by Dr. Alison Konrad from the Richard Ivey School of Business. The Case

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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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Bob Strachan Receives CPABC Lifetime Achievement Award

CPA Education Foundation governor and secretary, Bob Strachan FCPA FCMA C.Dir, received the CPABC Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 Member Recognition Dinner on February 15, 2017.  He is pictured above on the right receiving congratulations from Chris Burnley FCPA

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CPAEF Pays Tribute to Kenneth Mahon FCPA FCA

Kenneth Mahon FCPA FCA was born and raised in Vancouver and made it his lifelong home until his peaceful passing on January 17, 2017 at the age of 82. Ken graduated from UBC where he obtained his Bachelor of Commerce

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Kwantlen Polytechnic University 28th Annual Scholarship Dinner

Kwantlen Polytechnic University hosted their 28th Annual Scholarship Dinner on November 24, 2016 at the River Rock Casino in Richmond.  The dinner recognized students for their academic achievement and was an opportunity for KPU to express its appreciation to donors for

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Olin Anton FCPA FCA Supports CPAEF

The CPAEF gratefully acknowledges a major donation made by Olin Anton FCPA, FCA – continuing his long history of supporting accounting education in BC.  Anton (middle) is pictured above with Richard Rees FCPA FCA (left) president and CEO of CPABC and

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CPABC Vancouver Technology Forum Adds to the Bursary Fund

The members of the CPABC Vancouver Technology Forum have added $15,000 to the Vancouver Technology Bursary Fund which provides financial support to CPA students and students taking preparatory courses.  The bursaries are awarded based on financial need with a preference to

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Chris He CPA CGA Accepted into the CPAEF Doctoral Support Program

Chris He MSc., CPA CGA, has been accepted into the CPAEF’s Doctoral Support Program.  Mr. He, who has been a member since 2011, received his Master of Science in Accounting (2012) and Bachelor of Commerce (2008) with a major in accounting and finance,

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PD Pass for Academic Members

The CPA Education Foundation of BC is pleased to offer the PD Pass for Academic Members.  This is a unique program for members in academia whose majority of income comes from teaching activities at a BC post secondary institution. With

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