UBC|Sauder Hosts 2020 Student Awards Night

Dean Robert Helsley welcoming guests to the 2020 UBC|Sauder Student Awards Night. Photo by CPAEF.

Robert Helsley, Dean of the UBC|Sauder School of Business, hosted the annual UBC Sauder Student Awards Night on March 3, 2020.
This special event was a chance to recognize and thank donors, such as the CPA Education Foundation of B.C. among others, for their generous support of students.

Henry Angus Building at UBC. Photo by CPAEF.

CPA Hall. Photo by CPAEF.

The event was held in CPA Hall in the Henry Angus Building on the Vancouver campus of UBC (located on the ancestral and unceded land of the Musqueam people).

The program included a student panel discussion, refreshments and time for donors like Hari Varshney FCPA FCA OBC and Mrs. Madhu  Varshney, pictured below, to mingle with students who have benefitted from their generous support of various awards.

CPABC fellow Hari Varshney FCPA FCA OBC and Mrs. Varshney attend UBC|Sauder Student Award Night. Photo by CPAEF.

Dr. Sandra Chamberlain CPA CA, the CPA Chair in Accounting and a faculty member in the Sauder School as well as governor of the CPAEF, along with David Chiang CPA CA, CPABC’s vice-president member advice and programs, were in attendance.

Said Chamberlain, “The foundation supports 11 student award totalling $20,000 per year.”  She added, “I’m delighted that the CPAEF has so generously supported my peers through various grants for faculty development and research support over the past several decades.”

Dr. Sandra Chamberlain CPA CA with Dr. Kin Lo FCPA FCA, both faculty members at the UBC|Sauder School of Business. Archive photo by CPAEF.

The CPAEF is a proud supporter of UBC|Sauder and wishes students and faculty continued success in their academic pursuits.


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