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REF NO.: 162

SUBJECT: Chartered Accountants launch partnership with Faculty of Business

DATE: May 21,2009

Note to editors:
On Monday, May 25, 2009, The Chartered Accountants’ Education Foundation of Newfoundland will join with Memorial University’s Faculty of Business Administration to celebrate the launch of a new strategic partnership. The foundation will strengthen its ties to the faculty and significantly enhance its support for students who wish to pursue a Chartered Accountancy designation.
These contributions will support student scholarships, a new SIFE Memorial initiative, an annual CA lecture series and resources for students and faculty to develop competency-based accounting skills.
Dr. Gary Gorman, dean of the Faculty of Business, and Sharon Forsey, chair of the Chartered Accountants’ Education Foundation will be on hand with students, faculty and representatives from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Newfoundland to celebrate this occasion.
 
Launch details:
Chartered Accountants and Faculty of Business partnership announcement
Monday, May 25, 2009, 12 p.m.
RBC Atrium, Faculty of Business Administration
Parking available in Lot 22
Media representatives are invited to attend

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For further information, please contact Jennifer O’Neill, communications coordinator (faculty of business administration), 737-3447 or oneillj@mun.ca, or Sarah Constantine, public relations support for ICAN, 738-5116 (direct), 699-6722 (mobile) or sarah@m5pr.ca.

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