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NEWS RELEASES

 

2018

 

February 9, 2018

 

Eight SHAD Fellows have won the prestigious Loran Award, valued at $100,000 over four years

 

SHAD is proud to announce a historic eight SHAD Fellows were chosen from over 5,023 candidates to receive the prestigious Loran Award

 

January 5, 2018

 

SHAD Fellows named top story of 2017 for inspiring change in their communities

 

2017

 

October 26, 2017

High school innovators fight climate change, lower bills, with colour changing shingles

October 24, 2017

Prestigious youth summer program SHAD coming to McGill

October 19, 2017

Prestigious youth summer program SHAD coming to Mount Allison

October 12, 2017

Prestigious youth summer program SHAD coming to UPEI

July 28, 2017

#SHADOpen trends across Canada

July 5, 2017

Canada's brightest high school students come together to tackle climate change

July 4, 2017

News Release: Incubating Raw Talent:  801 Top Young Innovators and Entrepreneurs at SHAD this Summer

May 31, 2017

SHAD nominated for prestigious award

May 15, 2017

Governor General helps launch prestigious youth innovation program SHAD at Ryerson University

February 21, 2017

SHAD Fellow siblings, Jade and Keith Choy, create Epoch, an app to help refugees integrate 

February 10, 2017

With the addition of two 2017 Loran Scholars, SHAD now counts 80 among its SHAD Fellow network

January 6, 2017

SHAD’s top 16 stories for 2016 includes Rhodes Scholars looking to make living conditions better for indigenous Canadians

 

 

SHAD IN THE NEWS

 

2018

 

February 14, 2018 - My Yellowknife Now

 

SHAD comes to Yellowknife to help shape students' futures

 

February 7, 2018 - Alaskan Highway News

 
North Peace Secondary student Jessica Telizyn wins prestigious $100,000 Loran scholarship

 

February 5, 2018 - Caledon Enterprise

 

Mayfield Secondary student short-listed for prestigious Loran Award

 

January 29, 2018 - The Northern Pen

 

Bonne Bay Academy student up for $100,000-scholarship

 

January 22, 2018 - The Toronto Star

 

Toronto scholarship winner hopes to help other low-income youth
Shahan Mahmood is one of 80 recipients of the $5,000 Horatio Alger Canadian Scholarship.
 

January 20, 2018 - CBC Our Toronto

 

How a team of GTA students put distance and rivalry aside to help a group of students from a remote indigenous community thrive

 

January 11, 2018 - Gander Beacon

 

SHAD Network recognizes N.L. students’ success

 

January 11, 2018 - Nor'wester

 

King's Point girl proud to be part of Premier's Youth Council | Council recognized as one of SHAD's top stories

 

January 9, 2018 - Exchange Magazine

 

SHAD Fellows named top story of 2017 for inspiring change in their communities

 

2017

 

December 27, 2017 - Truro Daily News

Former CEC student nominated for Top 17 of 2017

November 13, 2017 - TVO The Agenda

Students are reinventing the roofs over our heads

November 13, 2017 - Global News Morning Montreal

Helping Canada’s top youth reach their potential

November 10, 2017 - The Charlatan

SHAD Carleton smashes award record 

November 8, 2017 - Cambridge Times

Cambridge teen wins big in innovation competition

November 8, 2017 - PEIcanada.com

Westisle student named SHAD Innovator of the Year

October 31, 2017 - Surrey Schools

Semiahmoo Secondary student named SHAD Innovator of the Year

October 31, 2017 - Exchange Magazine

Cambridge high school innovator fights climate change, lowers bills, with colour changing shingles

October 30, 2017 - Journal Pioneer and  The Guardian

Westisle student brings home SHAD awards with innovative roof shingles

October 30, 2017 - CBC PEI

Colour-changing shingles dominant in national innovation competition

October 30, 2017 - Ottawa Citizen, The Province and Montreal Gazette 

Samson: A grade 12 student explains why we need more women and minorities in science and tech

October 27, 2017 - Carleton Newsroom

Carleton University Group Named SHAD Innovators of the Year

October 27, 2017 - Surrey Now Leader and Cloverdale Reporter

South Surrey student lauded for innovation

October 20, 2017 - Entrevestor.com

Mount A Joins SHAD Network

October 20, 2017 - CBC Information Morning (Audio)

Erin Penney - SHAD program

October 19, 2017 - Huddle Magazine

The SHAD Entrepreneurship Program Is Coming to Mount Allison University

October 12, 2017 - The Journal Pioneer

UPEI joining national SHAD program for high school students

October 12, 2017 - The Guardian

UPEI joining national SHAD program for high school students

October 12, 2017 - CBC News Prince Edward Island

UPEI joins national summer youth education program

October 12, 2017 - CBC Island Morning (audio)

SHAD program comes to UPEI

October 10, 2017 - Accessible Media Inc. (audio)

High school students explore a university campus

September 26 - VOCM Radio

SHAD Coordinator Lisa Breen talks SHAD 2018

September 14, 2017 - The Nor'Wester

King’s Point student appointed to Premier’s Youth Council

September 7, 2017 - The Beacon

Premier Ball announces members of youth council

August 17, 2017 - TVO The Agenda

A summer school that helps connect students to future jobs

August 14, 2017 - Winnipeg Free Press

New friends in the classroom

August 9, 2017 - Fort Frances Times:

Student returns from SHAD program

August 8, 2017 - Ryerson Today:

SHAD at Ryerson participants impress with energy-efficiency inventions | Federal science minister says ‘future looks bright’ after meeting SHAD youths

August 4, 2017 - Dal News:

Superstar SHAD students target energy waste

August 1, 2017 - Red Deer Advocate:

Red Deer high school students attend SHAD

July 30, 2017 - Ottawa Start:

‘The place to be:’ Though it’s summer, high schoolers unite in learning

July 28, 2017 - Chronicle Journal:

Carbon Crush deemed winning idea

July 28, 2017 - CBC Superior Morning (audio):

Stephanie Rico from SHAD program speaks with CBC

July 28, 2017 - CBC Up North (audio):

Need some solutions to climate change? Why not turn things over to highschool students?

July 27, 2017 - CBC Saskatchewan (audio):

Best and brightest high school students are gathering at university campuses across the country this month

July 27, 2017 - VOCM (audio):

VOCM speaks with SHAD's Teddy Katz

July 25, 2017 - CBC Here and Now (Video):

Some of the country's best and brightest are spending the month at Memorial University

July 25, 2017 - NTV (video):

SHAD’s leaders of tomorrow finish month-long higher learning experience

July 25, 2017 - CBC Newfoundland: 

Some of Canada's best and brightest young minds in St. John's for SHAD program

July 24, 2017 - Winnipeg Free Press: 

Students gather to solve climate change

July 23, 2017 - Globe and Mail: 

Teens build and race robots as part of summer program

July 23, 2017 - Daily Gleaner (subscription required): 

'Slow and steady' - How to win a robot race

July 23, 2017 - CBC Thunder Bay: 

Federal government asks SHAD students for help promoting youth volunteer initiative

July 22, 2017 - Radio-Canada (Audio): 

SHAD  :  Un été pour trouver des solutions aux problèmes dans notre société

July 21, 2017 - Times Colonist: 

National program brings exceptional students together for learning, competition

July 21, 2017 - Global News: 

Students across Canada brought to Fredericton for national program, robotics competition

July 20, 2017 - CBC Radio One (audio):

Federal government asks SHAD students for help promoting youth volunteer initiative

July 20, 2017 - CBC Superior Morning (audio): 

SHAD volunteer initiative

July 20, 2017 - Peace Arch News: 

South Surrey student keen on climate change

July 19, 2017 - Carleton Newsroom: 

SHAD Comes to Carleton

July 18, 2017 - Daily News: 

Incubating raw talent: 56 top young innovators and entrepreneurs at SHAD McMaster this summer

July 17, 2017 - Belleville Intelligencer: 

Thousands applied, two city students made it

July 17, 2017 - CBC London (Audio): 

SHAD 2017 Melanie Jonnalagadda on SHAD so far and her science fair background

July 15, 2017 - Telegraph Journal 

(Subscription required): Canada’s top students tackle global warming in Shad Program at UNB

July 14, 2017 - Waterloo Daily Bulletin:

SHAD's best and brightest to tackle climate change 

July 13, 2017 - Western News: 

SHAD Western incubating young talent

July 13, 2017 - CBC New Brunswick: 

Racing robots and solving world problems: UNB hosts annual student entrepreneurship program

July 13, 2017 - Huddle Today: 

SHAD Program Gives Students a Glimpse into Life as an Entrepreneur

July 12, 2017 - Calgary UToday: 

Hands-on experience turns teens' raw talent into original solutions

July 10, 2017 - Country 600: 

SHAD program tackling the energy footprint of Canadians

July 6, 2017 - Exchange Magazine: 

Canada’s brightest high school students come together to tackle climate change

July 6, 2017 - Exchange Magazine: 

Incubating raw talent: 54 top young innovators and entrepreneurs at SHAD Waterloo this summer

July 6, 2017 - Oliver Chronicle: 

Oliver girl empowered by innovation program

July 5, 2017 - CBC North (Audio): 

From small town yukon to the big smoke, Aseem Gill is pretty excited about SHAD Ryerson

July 5, 2017 - Gazette: 

Raw Talent: Top young innovators and entrepreneurs at SHAD Memorial

July 5, 2017 - USask: 

Inspiring tomorrow’s leaders: The University of Saskatchewan is currently hosting 64 of Canada’s top young innovators and entrepreneurs at SHAD Saskatchewan.

July 5, 2017 - Wire Service:  

Canada’s brightest high school students come together to tackle climate change

July 5, 2017 - Wetaskiwin Times: 

WCHS students on an academic adventure

July 5, 2017 - Richmond News: 

Richmond student urges teamwork to help environment

July 5, 2017 - Chatham Voice: 

Two local kids take part in prestigious program

July 4, 2017 - NationTalk: 

Incubating raw talent: 80 top young innovators and entrepreneurs at SHAD New Brunswick this summer

July 4, 2017 - UNB Newsroom: 

UNB hosts 80 young innovators at SHAD this month, as they flex their entrepreneurial muscles

July 4, 2017 - TB News Watch (Video): 

SHAD students ready to change the world

July 4, 2o17 - CJUK Thunder Bay: 

SHAD Underway At Lakehead University

July 4, 2017 - NationTalk: 

SHAD students ready to change the world 

July 4, 2017 - TB News Watch: 

SHAD students ready to change the world

July 4, 2017 - The Chronicle Journal: 

Lakehead Shad program gathering steam

July 2, 2017 - CBC Fresh Air: 

16 year old Bethel Samson on going to UBC's SHAD program

June 30, 2017 - CBC North (Audio): 

Promises to be an exciting time in Newfoundland for SHAD Memorial

June 30, 2017 - Westman Journal: 

Brandon student to attend SHAD this summer

June 29, 2017 - Moose Jaw Times Herald: 

A month of learning

June 28, 2017 - Summerland Review: 

Algar to participate in youth innovation and entrepreneurship program

June 28, 2017 - The Record: 

A post-secondary powerhouse

June 28 - Waterloo Daily Bulletin: 

SHAD program begins this weekend

June 27, 2017 - Nor'wester: 

Green Bay area students hoping SHAD experience will help futures

June 27, 2017 - Hants Journal: 

Falmouth teen selected for prestigious month-long educational trip

June 27, 2017 - The Londoner: 

Local high school students accepted into prestigious summer program

June 27, 2017 - Bay Today: 

Four North Bay students to attend award winning SHAD this summer

June 27, 2017 - Alaska Highway News: 

Two local students selected for SHAD program

June 26, 2017 - Eagle Valley News: 

Student heading to SHAD | Program designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurship

June 24, 2017 - New Westminster Record: 

Three local teens chosen for SHAD summer program

June 24, 2017 - Lethbridge Herald: 

Sean Sander to take place at SHAD

June 23, 2017 - Enfield Weekly Press: 

Enfield student attending SHAD in July

June 21, 2017 - Drumheller Mail: 

Local student selected for prestigious SHAD program

June 21, 2017 - Tri-City News: 

SHAD Students

June 21, 2017 - Kelowna News: 

Kelowna trio off to SHAD

June 21, 2017 - Fort Erie Times: 

Sir Winston students focused on future

June 21, 2017 - Ponoka News: 

Ponoka student among 800 in education program

June 21, 2017 - St. Catharines Standard: 

Sir Winston students focused on future 

June 20, 2017 - Edmonton Examiner: 

Local high school students accepted to competitive summer program

June 19, 2017 - Stratford Beacon Herald: 

Stratford student among 801 selected for SHAD empowerment program

June 19, 2017 - Victoria News:

Victoria and Esquimalt students chosen for summer academic program

June 18, 2017 - Chronicle Journal: 

Youths selected for enviable summer program

June 18, 2017 - Burlington Post: 

Seven Burlington teens getting the SHAD experience this summer

June 16, 2017 - The Nor'wester: 

Green Bay area youth to participate in SHAD program

June 16, 2017 - Western Star: 

Western NL students to attend SHAD program

June 15, 2017 - Langley Advance: 

Four Langley students selected for intense summer learning

June 15, 2017 - Hamilton Spectator: 

Hamilton area teens attend SHAD

May 31, 2017 – Huffington Post:

Help Your Teens Thrive and Avoid the Summer Slide

May 16, 2017 - Inside Toronto: 

Ryerson to welcome high achieving SHAD Fellows this summer

May 15, 2017 - Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship: 

SHAD + RU: Renowned youth innovation program launching at Ryerson

April 17, 2017 - The Guardian: 

P.E.I. students enjoying Easter break

April 7, 2017 - North Bay Nugget: 

Widdifield student earns place in prestigious SHAD program

March 28, 2017 - 600 Country: 

Great learning opportunities for three SJSH students

March 23, 2017 - CBCHereAndNow: 

It's being called the Innovation Budget. Does the federal budget go far enough? Tim Jackson weighs in.

March 16, 2017 - Western News: 

Western celebrates excellence in teaching

March 16, 2017 - Science & Technology Awareness Network Newsletter: 

Unique Canadian Program SHAD Continues to Win Accolades 

March 8, 2017 - Western Gazette: 

SHAD at Western set for year two

February 25, 2017 - Kelowna Daily Courier: 

Kelowna student taking part in summer university program

February 23, 2017 - Northern Pen: 

Port Hope Simpson teen taking part in SHAD

February 23, 2017 - Northern Pen: 

SHAD an exciting opportunity for St. Anthony teen

February 17, 2017 - Kelowna Castanet: 

Feather in student's cap, Maddie accepted to SHAD

February 6, 2017 - CBC Radio Island Morning: 

Islander Kelly Sit wins $5K scholarship

February 6, 2017 - CBC News Prince Edward Island: 

Islander Kelly Sit wins $5K scholarship

February 3, 2017 - The WorkNotWork Show: 

Dr. Sean Morrison: Medical Researcher | Lab Director

February 2, 2017 - PHABRIK Magazine: 

Summer School: SHAD’s students think beyond the classroom

January 26, 2017 - Toronto Life: 

Five SHAD Fellows among Toronto's 20 most brilliant innovators

January 10, 2017 - Exchange Magazine: 

SHAD’s top 16 stories for 2016 includes Rhodes Scholars looking to make living conditions better for indigenous Canadians