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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Team Epoch pitched for $1M global Hult Prize

Team EPOCH at the 8th Annual Hunt Prize and Awards Gala

This past weekend, six finalist teams in the 2017 global Hult Prize pitched social enterprise solutions to the refugee crisis as part of the 8th Annual Hult Prize and Awards Gala event at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York. This year's Hult Prize Global Finals served as the official opening event for the 2017 United Nations Global Goals Week for the UNGA.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

A dose of reality

Qhalisa jumping in front of painting in a museum

An entire year of university has flown by my eyes in a flash - and I wouldn’t change it for the world.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Leadership and the Canada We Build

David Ha with His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, and Tobi Day-Hamilton

David Ha (at right) with His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston and Tobi Day-Hamilton, IQC

Thursday, July 20, 2017

5th annual Investment Research Challenge (IRC) another example of SAF’s commitment to experiential learning

2017 IRC Winners

Anish Chopra, Katherine Chan (AFM 4A), Kevin Ding (CFM 2B), Billy Lam (AFM 4A)

By: Shirley Luu

Twenty-two teams competed last week in the 2017 Investment Research Challenge (IRC), marking the 5th year of the annual competition.

Monday, April 24, 2017

SAF Students Impress with Presentation Skills

Brent Small

Brent Small presents to future AFM students at an open house event.

By Carrie Gilmour

Saturday, March 25, 2017

SAF Wins 1st and 3rd Place at Connect Conference

Leo Lin, Daniyal Ahmed, Nathan D'Souza

By: Carrie Gilmour

Two student teams comprised of SAF students headed to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) Connect Conference, held in Oshawa, for 2 days of networking and presenting, and brought back 1st and 3rd place.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

MAcc Student's Win First Place at Fast Pace to the Case Competition

MAcc students win first place at McMaster case competiton

By: Carrie Gilmour

Master of Accounting (MAcc) students, Andy Lau, Lacsy Panchalingam , Anna Zuo, and Adnan Khan, at right, took home $4000 and first place at McMaster University's Fast Pace to the Case Competition (FPC).

Saturday, March 11, 2017

SAF Wins TMX Financial Case Competition

TMX case competition

By: Carrie Gilmour

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Team Epoch triumphs in London, England!

Team Epoch

 Left to right:  Lisa Tran, Keith Choy, Jade Choy, and Ryan Schmied

Late last week, Team Epoch emerged as the triumphant winner of the Hult Prize Regional Finals in London, England. Over 300 teams competed in this stage of the competition, which took place across the globe in London, Boston, San Francisco, Dubai, and Shanghai.

Monday, March 6, 2017

SAF students to head to Seattle for the CFA Institute Research Challenge

CFA team

Left to Right: Raj Patel, Sophia Chen, Thinisha Gunasekera, Judy Dong, Talha Siddiqui