MEDIA

 

News Releases from SHAD

 

2017

 

June 15, 2017 - News Release: A record 801 youth to attend SHAD this July

May 31, 2017 - News Release: SHAD nominated for prestigious award

May 15, 2017 - News Release: Governor General helps launch prestigious youth innovation program SHAD at Ryerson University

February 21, 2017 - News Item: SHAD Fellow siblings, Jade and Keith Choy, create Epoch, an app to help refugees integrate 

February 10, 2017 - News Item: With the addition of two 2017 Loran Scholars, SHAD now counts 80 among its SHAD Fellow network

January 6, 2017 - News Release: SHAD’s top 16 stories for 2016 includes Rhodes Scholars looking to make living conditions better for indigenous Canadians

 

2016

 

November 25, 2016 - News Item: Two SHAD Fellows honoured as 2017 Rhodes Scholars

October 27, 2016 - News Release: SHAD awards best youth innovators for original ideas to tackle food insecurity

October 25, 2016 - News Release: SHAD awarded for its contribution to Canada

October 19, 2016 - News Release: SHAD Fellows come up with innovative ideas to tackle food insecurity

August 11, 2016 - News Release: New Brunswick government providing $750,000 to SHAD program

July 25, 2016 - Media Advisory: Students at Prestigious SHAD Program Showcase Innovative Solutions to Food Security in Canada at 12 SHAD Host University Campuses from coast to coast

July 7, 2016 - News Release: Top high school students to tackle how to improve food security for all Canadians

July 4, 2016 - News Release: An exceptional month begins for 701 of Canada’s future leaders at prestigious summer program SHAD 

June 23, 2016 - News Item: Nine SHAD Alumni are 2016 Schulich Leaders

June 8, 2016 - News Release: Full steam ahead -- Local youth gain entry into prestigious national STEAM program

June 2, 2016 - News Release: Federal and Provincial Governments and Business Leaders Partner with SHAD to Foster Youth Entrepreneurship
April 25, 2016 - News Release: Leading entrepreneur to head up the prestigious national program SHAD

March 23, 2016 - News Release: Western joins forces with prestigious SHAD program

February 16, 2016 - News Item:  SHAD alumni are 2016 Loran Scholars

January 7, 2016 - News Release: SHAD Alumni Continue to Shine in 2015

 

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2017

 

June 24, 2017 - New Westminster Record: Three local teens chosen for SHAD summer program

June 24, 2017 - Lethbridge Herald: Sean Sander to take place at SHAD

June 23, 2017 - Enfield Weekly Press: Enfield student attending SHAD in July

June 21, 2017 - Drumheller Mail: Local student selected for prestigious SHAD program

June 21, 2017 - Tri-City News: SHAD Students

June 21, 2017 - Kelowna News: Kelowna trio off to SHAD

June 21, 2017 - Fort Erie Times: Sir Winston students focused on future

June 21, 2017 - Ponoka News: Ponoka student among 800 in education program

June 20, 2017 - Edmonton Examiner:  Local high school students accepted to competitive summer program

June 21, 2017 - St. Catharines Standard: Sir Winston students focused on future

June 19, 2017 - Stratford Beacon Herald: Stratford student among 801 selected for SHAD empowerment program

June 19, 2017 - Victoria News: Victoria and Esquimalt students chosen for summer academic program

June 18, 2017 - Chronicle Journal: Youths selected for enviable summer program

June 18, 2017 - Burlington Post: Seven Burlington teens getting the SHAD experience this summer

June 16, 2017 - The Nor'wester: Green Bay area youth to participate in SHAD program

June 16, 2017 - Western Star: Western NL students to attend SHAD program

June 15, 2017 - Langley Advance: Four Langley students selected for intense summer learning

June 15, 2017 - Hamilton Spectator: Hamilton area teens attend SHAD

June 1, 2017 - Exchange Magazine: SHAD Nominated For Prestigious Canadian Award

May 31, 2017 - HuffPost Canada Parents: Help Your Teens Thrive And Avoid The Summer Slide

May 16, 2017 - Inside Toronto: Ryerson to welcome high achieving SHAD Fellows this summer

May 15, 2017 - Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship: SHAD + RU: Renowned youth innovation program launching at Ryerson

April 17, 2017 - The Guardian: P.E.I. students enjoying Easter break

April 7, 2017 - North Bay Nugget: Widdifield student earns place in prestigious SHAD program

March 28, 2017 - 600 Country: Great learning opportunities for three SJSH students

March 23, 2017 - CBCHereAndNow: It's being called the Innovation Budget. Does the federal budget go far enough? Tim Jackson weighs in.

March 16, 2017 - Western News: Western celebrates excellence in teaching

March 16, 2017 - Science & Technology Awareness Network Newsletter: Unique Canadian Program SHAD Continues to Win Accolades 

March 8, 2017 - Western Gazette: SHAD at Western set for year two

February 25, 2017 - Kelowna Daily Courier: Kelowna student taking part in summer university program

February 23, 2017 - Northern Pen: Port Hope Simpson teen taking part in SHAD

February 23, 2017 - Northern Pen: SHAD an exciting opportunity for St. Anthony teen

February 17, 2017 - Kelowna Castanet: Feather in student's cap, Maddie accepted to SHAD

February 6, 2017 - CBC Radio Island Morning: Islander Kelly Sit wins $5K scholarship

February 6, 2017 - CBC News Prince Edward Island: Islander Kelly Sit wins $5K scholarship

February 3, 2017 - The WorkNotWork Show: Dr. Sean Morrison: Medical Researcher | Lab Director

February 2, 2017 - PHABRIK Magazine: Summer School: SHAD’s students think beyond the classroom

January 26, 2017 - Toronto Life: Five SHAD Fellows among Toronto's 20 most brilliant innovators

January 10, 2017 - Exchange Magazine: SHAD’s top 16 stories for 2016 includes Rhodes Scholars looking to make living conditions better for indigenous Canadians

 

2016

 

December 1, 2016 - Globe and Mail: How to encourage girls to get interested in STEM

November 24, 2016 - CBC Radio Halifax Information Morning: Tackling food insecurity through roof-based aquaculture

November 22, 2016 - Accessible Media Inc. Live from Studio 5: SHAD - Empowering Exceptional Students

November 16, 2016 - Hamilton Spectator: SHAD provides life-changing experience

November 10, 2016 - Oakville Beaver: Abbey Park student SHAD's innovator of the year

November 8, 2016 - Ryerson Today: SHAD to foster the next generation of students

November 8, 2016 - Queen's Gazette: SHAD Queen's team wins innovator award

November 8, 2016 - UNB Newsroom: SHAD UNB wins youth innovation award at SHAD Cup

November 8, 2016 - Westman Journal: Brandonite and her team named SHAD innovators of the year

November 5, 2016 - The Brandon Sun: Massey student up to SHAD challenge (subscription required)

November 4, 2016 - CBC Ottawa Morning: Some Ottawa high school students won a national award for designing an online produce ordering service.

November 3, 2016 - CBC Newfoundland Central Morning: Program helps students find their potential

November 2, 2016 - Tri City News: Coquitlam student among SHAD high school innovators of the year

November 2, 2016 - Brampton Guardian: Peel teens part of winning platform to combat food insecurity

November 1, 2016 - CBC New Brunswick: Shift NB: SHAD Innovators Of The Year

November 1, 2016 - Guelph Mercury: Guelph students win top prize at national competition

October 30, 2016 - CBC Radio Kitchener-Waterloo: Anushka Birla speaks with CBC Radio

October 30, 2016 - CBC News: Teens design eCommerce app to tackle hunger

October 30, 2016 - Guelph Today: Woohoo Akash and Yili! Guelph teens awarded SHAD overall prize as Innovators of the Year for novel idea to tackle food insecurity

October 28, 2016 - Ontario Morning from CBC:  (tune in at 31:50) Rudy Jarvis, SHAD Dave Black Award recipient.

October 27, 2016 - CBC Metro Morning: SHAD Fellow Debbie Dada talks with CBC

October 27, 2016 - Exchange Magazine: University of Toronto’s Creative Destruction Lab to Honour SHAD with 2016 Labour Award for laying the foundations for Canada’s future

October 25, 2016: SHAD cited in public policy paper: Start ‘Em Up: Incubating nextgen innovators

October 25, 2o16 - Waterloo Region Record: Waterloo Collegiate student part of team tackling food security

October 20, 2016 - Melita New Era: A trip of a lifetime for Pierson girl

August 16, 2016 - Huddle Today: SHAD students to get real life entrepreneur experience at Connexion Works

August 15, 2016 - The Daily Gleaner:  Provincial government provides $750,000 to SHAD program.

August 10, 2016 - The Western Star: Jared Hann part of winning team in SHAD competition in Ontario

August 4, 2016 - CBC Radio: Information Morning - Moncton: SHAD summer camp

August 3, 2016 - Western Gazette: High schoolers descend on Western for the Shad program

August 3, 2016 - Waterloo Chronicle: Creative thinking - SHAD students offer innovative solutions for food insecurity

August 1, 2016 - Telegraph-Journal: High school students tackle challenge of food security in Canada

August 1, 2016 - TBnewswatch: SHAD students put together one last project

July 29, 2016 - Western Gazette: SHAD gets in the spirit of science

July 28, 2016 - Globe and Mail: Summer enrichment programs let teens get a head start

July 28, 2016 - Global News New Brunswick: Students studying food security as part of enrichment program

July 28, 2016 - CBC Kitchener: High school students at SHAD show their solutions to food security

July 28, 2016 - Dal News: SHAD superstars explore food security

July 27, 2016 - CBC Saint John Information Morning: SHAD summer students solve world problems

July 26, 2016 - Exchange Morning Post: Students Showcase Innovative Solutions to Food Security in Canada at 12 of the SHAD Host University Campuses across the country

July 26, 2016 - Global News: Food Security

July 25, 2016 - The Ubyssey: UBC is hosting a prestigious summer program for high schoolers

July 22, 2016 - CTV London: Bright young minds gather in London for SHAD Camp

July 22, 2016 - Breakfast Television Vancouver: (Scroll to 1:10)

July 21, 2016 - McMaster University Live Stream: SHAD Fellow and Nasa Ames Research Scientist Speaks to SHAD McMaster about her ground breaking research to help humans get to Mars and does interviews around the country with CBC Radio stations.

July 21, 2016 - CHML Hamilton Radio Program: Darlene Lim, SHAD '89 & AMES Research Center Scientist 

July 21, 2016 - Kingston Whig-Standard: Queen's grad praises program

July 21, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: Edmonton AM: Summer camp for smart kids

July 20, 2016 - Ming Pao

July 18, 2016 - CBC Saint John Morning Show: Fogo Island's special connection to SHAD 

July 18, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: Central Newfoundland Morning: Students Benefit from Summer Program on Fogo Island

July 15, 2016 - Sooke Pocket News: Sooke student Jocelyn Gauthier participates with SHAD

July 13, 2016 - Canadian Grocer: Maple Leaf sponsors educational program on food security

July 12, 2016 - Carleton Newsroom: Carleton Welcomes 2016 SHAD Program Participants

July 12, 2016 - CBC Prince Edward Island: 4 Island students chosen to attend prestigious summer program

July 11, 2016 - CTV News Channel: Summer students tackle food sustainability

July 10, 2016 - Times & Transcript: Moncton teens attend science and tech camps across the country (subscription required)

July 10, 2016 - CBC British Columbia: Teens tasked with improving Canada's food security

July 8, 2016 - Exchange Morning Post: Top high school students to tackle how to improve food security for all Canadians

July 7, 2016 - Saskatoonhomepage.com: Canada's Brightest Working On Food Security At University of Saskatchewan

July 6, 2016 - UToday: University of Calgary hosts SHAD summer program for future leaders

July 5, 2016 - Chronicle Journal: Youths shoo-in for SHAD

July 4, 2016 - Canadian Press: Canadian teens plan on changing the world, equipped with passion and smartphones

July 4, 2016 - TBT NewsHour: Video: "Some of Canada's brightest youth are in Thunder Bay this month"

July 4, 2016 - 570News: Canadian teens plan on changing the world

July 4, 2016 - TBNewsWatch.com: World-changing ambition comes to Thunder Bay via SHAD

July 4, 2016 - The Star: Solar panel askew? Smart teen makes smartphone app for that

July 4, 2016 - McMaster Daily News: SHAD summer program gets underway at McMaster for 56 of Canada’s future leaders

July 4, 2016 - CBC Thunder Bay: SHAD students arrive at Lakehead University

July 4, 2016 - Calgary Herald: SHAD, Calgary's summer camp for the country's best and brightest

July 4, 2016 - 680 News: Canadian teens plan on changing the world, equipped with passion and smartphones

July 4, 2016 - Global News: 700 of ‘best and brightest’ Canadian high schoolers start SHAD program

July 4, 2016 - Globe & Mail: Canadian teens plan on changing the world, equipped with passion and smartphones

July 4 - Kiss North Bay: Couple local students involved in this month's SHAD program

July/August 2016 - Exchange Magazine: Tim Jackson to lead SHAD

June 30, 2016 - Oakville Beaver: Oakville teens accepted to SHAD program

June 29, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: The Early Edition: SHAD '08, Patrick Crawford & SHAD '16, Rebecca Baron (Listen at 2:39:10)

June 29, 2016 - Waterloo Daily Bulletin: SHAD set to begin this weekend

June 27, 2016 - The Headliner: Portage student selected for SHAD program

June 24, 2016 - Kingston Whig-Standard: Program helps young people change the world

June 24, 2016 - The Sachem: Bailey Gardien chosen to take part in national program

June 23, 2016 - Rocky Mountain Outlook: A head full of STEAM

June 23, 2016 - Rossland News: Rossland student accepted to SHAD

June 23, 2016 - Western news: ‘Junk’ discovery unlocks future possibilities

June 23, 2016 - Cochrane Eagle: Cochrane High School student to participate in SHAD

June 17, 2016 - Ancaster News: Ancaster High, HDCH students off to SHAD for gifted students

June 15, 2016 - Kawartha Lakes This Week: Lindsay youth gains entry into national STEAM program

June 14, 2016 - Stoney Creek News: Orchard Park student participating in prestigious national program

June 12, 2016 - GuelphToday: Nine local students to join SHAD this summer

June 10, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: Windsor Morning: Vincent Massey student part of elite academic program

June 9, 2016 - Peace Arch News: Surrey students SHAD-bound

June 8, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: The Morning Edition - K-W: SHAD mentors teens as future leaders

June 8, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: Up North: Thunder Bay students selected for SHAD program

June 8, 2016 - Energeticcity.ca: Four NPSS Students Accepted To Prestigious SHAD Program

June 8, 2016 - Rossland Telegraph: Bronwyn Moore of Rossland's Seven Summits Centre for Learning to Attend SHAD

June 8, 2016 - Burlington Post: Select Burlington H.S. students off to university this summer through SHAD

June 8, 2016 - Country 600: Two North Bay students taking part in a prestigious national program

June 7, 2016 - Entrevestor.com: SHAD Launches NB Initiative

June 6, 2016 - Huddle: New SHAD Initiative Aims to Keep the Best and Brightest in New Brunswick

June 4, 2016 - Telegraph Journal: Entrepreneur students show off their talents

June 3, 2016 - CBC Radio Program: Information Morning: SHAD - Sophie Gagnon

June 2, 2016 - Radio Canada: Camps d'étude : 14 francophones du N.-B. dans des universités canadiennes

May 17, 2016 - 570News: Tech Spotlight Tim Jackson, President and CEO, SHAD

April 26, 2016 - 570News: Tim Jackson returning to Waterloo Region to head up SHAD

April 26, 2016 - Exchange Morning Post: Tim Jackson to head up the prestigious national program SHAD

April 25, 2016 - The Record: Tim Jackson returns to Waterloo to lead SHAD

April 4, 2016 - www.creativelivel.com: Bestselling author of The Happiness Equation & The Book of Awesome series shares his recipe for happiness

April 3, 2016 - The Kingston Whig-Standard: Dragons' Den panelist speaks in Kingston

April 1, 2016 - The Walrus: The differential diagnosis of chest pain

March 8, 2016 - Global Halifax: Alex Gillis and his experience with SHAD

February 24, 2016 - North York Mirror: North York’s Vicky Xu selected as Loran Scholar

February 22, 2016 - Winnipeg Free Press: Scholar aims to become surgeon

February 18, 2016 - SAD Mag: High School Q&A: Austin Wang

February 12, 2016 - SAD Mag: High School Q&A: Tiffany Quon

January 19, 2016 - The Epoch Times: Rhodes Scholars Laud Unique Canadian Learning Program

January 8, 2016 - Exchange Magazine: SHAD alumni continue to shine in 2015

January 8, 2016 - ChannelLine.com: SHAD alumni continue to shine in 2015

 

 

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