Press Releases

Laurentian University Set to Host Top Canadian High School Students at New Tricultural Summer Program

Laurentian University is thrilled to announce a new collaboration with Shad Canada, a Waterloo-based charity which runs education programs in science and entrepreneurship for Grade 10 and 11 students. Together, our organizations have created a ...
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Shad Press Release

UNB, Dr. Oetker and Shad promoting leadership in Victoria County

Dec. 11, 2018 UNB and Shad are working to bring new opportunities to students from the Grand Falls region through a grant from the Dr. Oetker Community Fund. Exceptional high school students from Victoria County ...
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Past Shad group photo

Shad Secures $1M from RBC Foundation to Support STEAM Students

Students from underserved populations will have better access to Shad’s STEAM enrichment program and network, thanks to $1-million in donations from RBC Foundation in support of RBC’s Future Launch initiative. The funds will provide access to ...
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In the News

Laurentian attracts research funds, tricultural summer program

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - Northern Ontario Business Laurentian University continues to establish itself as a leading research institution and emphasize collaboration by partnering with educational organizations. Continue Reading ...
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Laurentian University Set to Host Top Canadian High School Students at New Tricultural Summer Program

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - Laurentian University Laurentian University is thrilled to announce a new collaboration with Shad Canada, a Waterloo-based charity which runs education programs in science and entrepreneurship for Grade 10 and 11 ...
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Sawchuk returns from Shad program in New Brunswick

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - The Huron Citizen Blyth’s Ella Sawchuk has just returned home after a month in Atlantic Canada with the Shad Canada program, working on environmental problem-solving at the University of New ...
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Stories

Laurentian University

New Shad campus to offer bilingual, Northern Canadian experience

Next July, students will once again venture to university campuses across Canada, where they will gain unique learning experiences as part of the Shad program. And this year, there’s a new addition to Shad’s fleet ...
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You are Awesome book

New York Times bestselling author wants everyone to read more

Want to be a better friend? A better decision maker? A better writer to master that Shad application? Read more books. A lot more books, says Neil Pasricha. “Three years ago, I read about five ...
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Mathematics: Learning from adversity to helping teens understand finance

Learning about personal finance isn’t something that many high school students do in their free time. But for David Chung, it came out of necessity. After his father passed away in 2017, he was suddenly ...
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Award Recipients

Loran Award Recipients

Get to know the Shad 2019 Loran Scholars
Get to know the Shad 2018 Loran Scholars

Schulich Leader Scholarships Recipients

Nine Shads receive prestigious Schulich Leader Scholarships

Contact Information

Jennifer Ross
Director Marketing and Communications
226-751-3704
jennifer@shad.ca