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UBC Sauder 2019 Impact Night

On October 23, 2019, Dr. Robert Helsley, Dean, UBC Sauder School of Business, hosted the school’s annual Sauder Impact Night at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver, BC. The event was a way for the school to connect with donors,

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CPAEF Funded Research Published: Measuring Executive Personality

A new approach and audit fee‐based validation tests Karel Hrazdil (SFU, Burnaby), Jiri Novak (Charles University, Prague), Rafael Rogo (Indiana University, Bloomington), Christine Wiedman (University of Waterloo, Waterloo) and Ray Zhang (SFU, Burnaby) have published a novel approach for measuring

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UNBC Hosts 2019 Donor Appreciation Event

The University of Northern British Columbia held their annual donor appreciation reception on October 3, 2019 at the Bentley Centre at UNBC’s Prince George Campus. The event was an opportunity for donors to meet faculty and students and to hear

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CPAEF Continues Support for Okanagan College

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) has continued its long standing support for Okanagan College accounting students with its annual matching of the CPAEF / Crowe MacKay LLP awards.  These awards are intended for students demonstrating academic excellence who have an

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CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter Creates Award at SFU|Beedie

The CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter has created a new award at Simon Fraser University | Beedie School of Business to recognize a 3rd or 4th year student in the Bachelor of Business Administration Program with a concentration in accounting. The

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Speaker Series Grant Awarded to Trinity Western University

The CPA Education Foundation has awarded a Speaker Series grant of $2,500 to Trinity Western University (TW) to support a presentation on “Entrepreneurship” by alumnus Andrew Hansen.  The event is scheduled for November 13, 2019. Andrew Hansen, raised in Langley

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SFU Beedie: New Award Created by CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter

A new student scholarship award at SFU|Beedie School of Business has been created by the CPABC Burnaby / New Westminster Chapter and matched by the CPA Education Foundation. SFU|Beedie Accounting students in their 3rd or 4th year of studies are

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CPABC Chapters Support High School Students

Two CPABC chapters have donated a total of $4,000 to support the development of new accounting content for high school students and teachers. The CPABC Richmond / N.Delta and CPABC Fraser Valley Chapters have each contributed $2,000 for the development

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TRU 2019 Donor Appreciation Event

On June 27, 2019, Thompson Rivers University Foundation hosted their annual 2019 donor appreciation luncheon event at the TRU Horticulture Gardens. The event provided an opportunity for TRU Foundation board to thank donors for their generous support of the university

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Speaker Series Grant awarded to KPU

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has awarded a Speaker Series grant of $2,500 to Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) to support faculty development. This Speaker Series event is entitled, “Integrating data analytics and information systems into the accounting classroom,”

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