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Alida and Corey

 |  Category: Telfer Announcements

At the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa, we believe that it is through hands-on learning experiences and community support that we can help our students reach their goals, accelerate their careers and make a positive impact on our collective future.  Read more ›

Congratulations to our 2019 Award Recipients

 |  Category: Telferimpact

The Telfer School of Management is proud to announce the 2019 alumni excellence award recipients. Four notable alumni will be recognized by the Telfer School by receiving Trudeau medals and the Young Achiever’s Award for their outstanding contributions to the world of business, healthcare, community and their alma mater at the annual Gala of Excellence on October 19, 2019, at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, ON. It’s also the time of year where the Telfer School recognizes and celebrates the 10th, 25th, 40th and 50th milestone anniversaries. This year, the anniversary classes that will be celebrated are the classes of 1969, 1979, 1994 and 2009.    Read more ›

Helen Angus Souriante

 |  Category: Telferimpact

On May 13 2019, the Telfer School welcomed Helen Angus, Deputy Minister of Health and Long-term care for our CEO-In-Residence Lecture Series. Helen Angus was appointed Deputy Minister of Health and Long-Term Care in June 2018, after having most recently served as the Deputy Minister of Treasury Board Secretariat and the Secretary of Treasury Board and Management Board of Cabinet.   Read more ›

Cyril Moukarzel smiling

 |  Category: Alumni in the Lead

As an aspiring entrepreneur, Cyril Moukarzel was looking for a school that would teach him the business skills needed to start and run a successful business. He was attracted to the Telfer School’s international recognition and faculty expertise, as well as its strong alumni network. These elements made Telfer the best fit for him.  Read more ›

Alida, smiling, promoting her company.

 |  Category: Rising Stars

Alida Burke was born and raised in Ottawa, and made the decision to study at the Telfer School of Management to have a positive impact in her community. She recently completed her fourth year of studies, specializing in Accounting. Alida has always been interested in making a positive impact in communities across Canada, which is why she joined Enactus in her first year of studies. Enactus is a student club at Telfer aimed at building social enterprises to tackle social and environmental issues in our community. During her fourth year, she held the Vice-President of Finance position. Through Enactus, Alida met another student who shared the same passion as her for the wellbeing of Canadian communities. Together, they created their own startup called The Growcer.   Read more ›

trudeau medals

 |  Category: Latest News

If you know an alumnus or alumna whose efforts deserves to be recognized, nominate them for an award.  Read more ›

Confessions of an Eternal Optimist Sarah E Downey

 |  Category: Alumni in the Lead

I’ve always been an optimist. Yet even those who look on the bright side can sometimes puzzle over what their futures hold. When I graduated from the University of New Brunswick with a Bachelor of Science degree, I was deeply uncertain about the career path I should take. Then I learned about the Telfer Master of Health Administration and my professional life started to fall into place.  Read more ›

Michelle Savoy

 |  Category: Alumni in the Lead

I arrived at the Telfer School almost 30 years ago as a young student, unsure of how I would perform. I needn’t have worried: my professors gave me all the tools I needed to succeed. Best of all, they nurtured in me a confidence I didn’t know I had—the self-assurance to see myself in a top job, to be a leader of a successful organization and to improve my community through giving.  Read more ›

Gabriel Bouchard-Phillips – Young Achiever’s Award 2018

 |  Category: Appointments and Honours

Philanthropy matters most to me. The importance of giving time, money and knowledge to others is one of the most valuable lessons I learned as a student of the Telfer School. My experiences as a member of our School’s Jeux du Commerce team, the Finance Society and the Entrepreneurs’ Club supplied and reinforced this truth.  Read more ›

Congratulations to Five Remarkable Alumni

 |  Category: Appointments and Honours

From left to right: Sarah E Downey, Debbie Fischer, Deanna Monaghan, Gabriel Bouchard-Phillips & Michelle Savoy  Read more ›

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