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CPAEF Supports Ch’nook Scholars Program

The CPAEF has announced its intent to support the Ch’nook Scholars Program with a three year financial commitment worth $12,000. The Ch’nook Program was established in 2007 to recognize indigenous business students studying at certain institutions across BC who demonstrate personal and professional achievements and

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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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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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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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Trinity Western Announces CPAEF Award Winners

Trinity Western University (TWU) has announced that Andrew de Visser, Isabel Lopez and Caleb Barkowsky have received the 2017 CPA Education Foundation Awards which recognizes 3rd or 4th year students who have demonstrated scholastic achievement and who intend to pursue the

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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 Chair Chris Burnley Elected to Fellowship

Chris Burnley, chair of the CPA Education Foundation, was elected a fellow CPA and honoured at the 2017 Member Recognition Dinner held at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel on February 15, 2017.  He is pictured above with his family. Chris was one

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Chinese New Year Fundraiser for Camosun College

On February 9, 2017, the CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter hosted their annual Chinese New Year Dinner at the Don Mee Seafood Restaurant in Victoria’s historic Chinatown to raise additional funds towards the legacy CPA endowment fund at Camosun College.   The

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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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