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U of G accounting students celebrate academic achievements at accounting awards dinner

Posted on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

The Department of Management in the College of Business and Economics celebrated the achievements of its accounting students at the annual Academic Excellence in Accounting Awards Dinner at the OAC Centennial Arboretum Centre.

The event is an opportunity to recognize accounting students with strong academic and leadership backgrounds, in addition to creating an opportunity to network with members of the business community. Over 75 people attended the event, including representatives from BDO Canada LLP, Canada Revenue Agency, Caissa LLP, Collins Barrow, CPA Ontario, Deloitte, KPMG LLP, Linamar, Manulife and RLB LLP.

The event was also a chance to present this year’s Academic Excellence in Accounting awards and several scholarship awards sponsored by various accounting firms.

All student award winners

The Academic Excellence in Accounting Awards are presented to students who achieve an average of 80 per cent or greater in three of their accounting courses (ACCT*3230, ACCT*3330 and ACCT*3340). Congratulations to the following Accounting Excellence Award winners:

  • Vanessa Birch
  • Alexandra Brunka
  • Ye Cao
  • Jeffrey Casupanan
  • Laura Crowdis
  • Blake Dicarlo
  • Alexander Fekri
  • Cindy Garland
  • Jacob Ingram
  • Jackson Jacobi
  • William Ly
  • Michael McAtamney
  • Sarah Merchant
  • Halle Milne
  • Mark Mores
  • Sean O'Connor
  • Andy Ram
  • Cassandra Reid
  • Jaclyn Scicluna
  • Jacob Stewart
  • Carson Taylor
  • Samuel Taylor
  • Jacob Thompson
  • Andrew Tong
  • Jade Tucker
  • Evan Uba


Congratulations to the following Scholarship recipients:

  • Bill Brohman Memorial Scholarship: Brianne Webb
  • CPA Ontario Scholarship: Matthew Goodrum
  • Caissa LLP Scholarship in Accounting: Tiana Sinnatamby
  • CPA of Ontario Leadership Scholarship: Jacob Ingram



A special thank you to BDO Canada LLP for being a 2018 Table Sponsor, and to Manulife, Caissa LLP and Deloitte for being 2018 Dinnner Sponsors.

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