Corner Brook youth are getting engaged in municipal politics

June 2, 2020 – Cape Breton Post Most people know Mira Buckle through her involvement in the arts and theatre. But last summer the Corner Brook teen had her eyes opened to a new experience that’s now become a new passion. Buckle, 16, a Level 2 student at Corner Brook Regional High, participated in Shad […]

Student awarded largest Canadian STEM scholarship

May 25, 2020 – Winnipeg Free Press When a private phone number appeared on the screen of Shubhkarman Jaura’s cell phone in mid-April, the Maples Collegiate student almost didn’t pick up. Little did he know, on the incoming line was a scholarship offer for $100,000. Jaura, an 18-year-old Maples resident, answered the call and accepted […]

Timmins teen wins prestigious national award worth $100K

May 13, 2020 – Timmins Today When a Grade 12 student Magalie Durepos-Létourneau learned she won a prestigious national award, she says she couldn’t believe it. Durepos-Létourneau, 17, who attends École secondaire catholique Thériault, has earned the Schulich Leaders Scholarship worth $100,000 to study engineering at McMaster University. … Last summer, Durepos-Létourneau was also a part of the Shad Canada program at Queen’s University. It […]

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City Student Receives Huge Scholarship

May 1, 2020 – Country105 A Thunder Bay student is getting a prestigious $80,000 scholarship from the Schulich Foundation. Kiara Bergagnini tells us she is excited to study science at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia.

UNB student part of national effort to track COVID-19 spread

April 8, 2020 – UNB Newsroom As the global outbreak of COVID-19 restricts travel around the world, UNB engineering student Xavier Hébert-Couturier is looking back on a 2017 trip that is now allowing him to help Canadians during the pandemic.

Grade 11 student will participate in real-world design challenge this summer

March 9, 2020 – rdnewsNOW A Grade 11 student from St. Joseph High School in Red Deer will be the first from his school to take part in a special design challenge this summer. Matthew Gilles is the first student from St. Joseph High School to be selected to join Shad Canada in a STEAM […]

NBCSH students to enjoy Shad experience

Friday, February 28, 2020 – The Battlefords News-Optimist Jenna Humenny and Rowan Tkatchuk, both students of North Battleford Comprehensive High School’s International Baccalaureate Program, are excited for their new adventure this summer. Both girls have been accepted to Shad Canada. Shad Canada is a STEAM and entrepreneurship program for students in Grades 10 and 11.

Local teen selected for prestigious STEAM program

Thursday, February 27, 2020 – The Timmins Daily Press Timmins student Jonah Hall has been selected to participate in the SHAD2020 program. The Grade 10 student, who attends École secondaire catholique Thériault, will participate in numerous activities using principles in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) during the 27 days spent at a host […]

JPII student takes part in Shad Canada experience

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 – The Battlefords News-Optimist A local Grade 12 student at John Paul II Collegiate got an early jump on university this summer by taking part in the Shad Canada program. Bridgitte Campbell took part in the program last summer in Prince Edward Island. Shad Canada is described in a news release as […]

Chippewa sets school record with four students in Shad program

Thursday, February 13, 2020 – North Bay Nugget Four Chippewa Secondary School students have been invited to attend SHAD Canada’s summer program at some of Canada’s most prestigious universities. It’s the first time in the school’s history so many students have been selected for the highly competitive program.

Local student reflects on Shad Canada experience, as first accepted from high school

Thursday, January 23, 2020 – Battlefords Now For local student, Bridgitte Campbell, going to school isn’t just a task but rather, an enjoyment. Last summer, Campbell spent time taking part in Shad Canada, a STEAM (Science, technology, engineering, arts and math) and entrepreneurship program for excelling students in Grades 10 and 11 across the country.

Laurier selected as Shad Canada university partner

Thursday, November 21, 2019 – Exchange Magazine Wilfrid Laurier University will become one of Shad Canada’s newest university partners in 2020. As a Shad campus, Laurier will run Shad’s STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) and entrepreneurship program for students in grades 10 and 11.

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