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23rd ANNUAL TELFER SCHOLARSHIP GOLF TOURNAMENT: REGISTER NOW!

 
 
Join us on Friday, September 22, 2017 for the 23rd Annual Telfer Scholarship Golf Tournament at the Meadows Golf and Country Club. Register by July 31 to take advantage of the early bird price and for the chance to win your registration fees back! We would like to thank this year's tournament co-chairs, Bernadette Sarazin (BCom 1999) and Carl Nappert (BCom 1998). All proceeds from the 2017 tournament will go directly to the Bernadette Sarazin and Carl Nappert Merit Scholarship.
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LATEST NEWS
2017 DONOR OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Every year, we recognize outstanding Telfer School donors in order to demonstrate our appreciation and create meaningful relationships with those in our community who choose us amongst a sea of giving opportunities. These awards will be presented at our Gala of Excellence on October 21st, 2017. Congratulations to our 2017 award recipients:
  • Harry Mortimer – Fundraising Volunteer of the Year
     
  • Marlene Patrick – Loyal Donor of the Year
     
  • Jean-Philippe Aubé – Young Donor of the Year
     
  • Lilian and Swee Chua Goh – Donors of the Year
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TWO TELFER ALUMNI AMONG CANADA'S TOP 40 UNDER 40
TWO TELFER ALUMNI AMONG CANADA'S TOP 40 UNDER 40
We are happy to announce that two Telfer alumni have been named as 2017 honourees of Canada's Top 40 Under 40®, which celebrates the exceptional achievements of 40 Canadians under the age of 40. We would like to congratulate Harley Finkelstein (MBA 2009), Chief Operating Officer of Shopify, and Alexandre Lefebvre (BAdm 2001), President of Lefebvre Group. 
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LOOKING FOR CONSULTING SERVICES OR TO HIRE AN INTERN?
LOOKING FOR CONSULTING SERVICES OR TO HIRE AN INTERN?
We are looking for organizations to engage MBA talent for a consulting project or internship. By taking on our high-caliber, experienced MBA students, you will get a fresh perspective to take on projects in the fields of market development, process improvement, and strategic process review, among many others. What’s more, if you’re looking for new talent, these collaborations allow you to find qualified individuals and evaluate their potential fit within your workplace without the hassle of painful interviews! For more information, contact Nathalie Paré at pare@telfer.uOttawa.ca
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CORRECTION
In the June e-Newsletter, the title of the recipient of the Dean's Philos Award was incorrect. It should read as: Christine Kincaid (BAdm 1981, BCom 1984), Vice President and COO, Mediaplus Advertising. We apologize for the error and have corrected it on our website.
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RESEARCH LEADERSHIP
SHATTERING THE HEALTH CARE GLASS CEILING
SHATTERING THE HEALTH CARE GLASS CEILING
Efforts to shatter the glass ceiling and empower women leaders in the health care sector have received a major boost: the Canadian College of Health Leaders and the Canadian Health Leadership Network, working with Telfer Professors Ivy Lynn Bourgeault and Barbara Orser, the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvements and the Centre for Research and Education on Women and Work, received $400,000 to advance gender equality in health care, health sciences and indigenous health.
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RISING STAR
LAWRENCE QUAN (BCOM 2017)
LAWRENCE QUAN (BCOM 2017)
Throughout his BCom, Lawrence Quan took advantage of the opportunities available at the Telfer School and got involved with a variety of initiatives including CASCO, 101 Week, and participating in the Digital Marketing Development Program. He also had the opportunity to complete a dream CO-OP placement at EA SPORTS NHL on the Global Brand Management team. Learn more about Lawrence's Telfer journey, favourite moments and what he'll be up to after Telfer. 
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ALUMNI IN THE LEAD
CHRIS BISSON (CERT 2011)
CHRIS BISSON (CERT 2011)
Chris Bisson is the Co-founder of Escape Manor, a hugely successful escape and games room in Ottawa. Chris was recently named one of Ottawa's "Top 40 Under 40" by the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce and the Ottawa Business Journal. The Gazette caught up with Chris to learn about how Escape Manor was created, what Chris' thoughts are on why it has been so successful, and what's next for the business.
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