Coming together to build ShadOnline

With no option but to go online, partners and educators help contribute to a STEAM-filled, virtual Shad experience.

From Shad to leading the development of a groundbreaking COVID-19 test

CEO and founder of Spartan Bioscience shares how his company is leading Canada into the future of DNA testing.

Shad Canada brings Space Exploration online with Blue Origin

Canada’s premier STEAM enrichment program, Shad Canada, is launching a 20-day online program that concludes with a spaceflight competition with Blue Origin.

Four Shads are recognized for their community influence

Chinemerem Chigbo, David Chung, Jocelyne Murphy and Nicholas Rampertab have all been awarded the TD Scholarship for Community Leadership.

Shad alum creates COVID-19 kits for the Homeless Community

Aryan Singh’s Goodwill Initiative comes two years after attending Shad, where he tackled tough design problems and learned the importance of walking in someone else’s shoes

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 […]

Shad alum uses collaboration and unity to battle COVID-19

Feeling the glum effects of COVID-19 isolation, Shad1988 Sanjay Vakhil, an engineer at Google, found excitement and hope in a new project – building emergency masks out of snorkel gear.

Ali Asaria

Transforming Business with CEO and Founder of Tulip Retail

Ali Asaria recalls key moments from Shad and how they helped shape his mindset about business

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 […]

Shad in the news

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.

CEO shares importance of collaboration, exploring business and technology at Shad

Since attending Shad thirty years ago, Andrew Sloss founded Owl Practice with a passion for technology and business, and a belief that collaboration leads to innovation.

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