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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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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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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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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