SIAT + Business host project management competition

Recently, the Wideman Education Foundation and Simon Fraser University Surrey hosted a project management competition asking students the question “Why should high school students attend post-secondary education”?

SIAT + Business host project management competition
The winning team featured students from Surrey Connect High School: Jane Wong, Sammy Tsai, Jansen Moon, Lillian Liu, and Stephen Chung.

The team that made the most compelling media vehicle was awarded $300 for each team member, as well as a project management book, and a networking dinner with the Project Management Institute in Vancouver.
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High School Students Bring New Media to SFU Surrey for Project Management Competition

Have you ever wondered what high school students really think about post secondary education? Ten teams from five high schools in Surrey gathered this Saturday at the SFU Surrey campus to compete in the second annual Wideman Education Foundation (WEF) Project Management competition. The competition featured teams of high school students who produced short videos on why students like them should consider post secondary education. The event was jointly organized by the WEF, the Faculty of Business Administration and the School of Interactive Arts and Technology at SFU.

High School Students Bring New Media to SFU Surrey for Project Management
Jane Wong, Sammy Tsai, Jansen Moon, Lillian Liu, Stephen Chung who are students at Surrey Connect, an online secondary school. This entry was posted on June 3, 2009 at 10:31 am and is filed under and “SFU Business News” Source: http://business.sfu.ca/news/post.php?id=1018

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Project Management Competition brings High School Students to SFU Surrey Campus

Surrey April 26, 2008 – Eight teams from four high schools in Surrey gathered this weekend at the SFU Surrey campus to present their designs for the first Wideman Education Foundation (WEF) Project Management competition. The competition will be an annual event jointly offered by the WEF, the School of Interactive Arts and Technology (SIAT) and the Faculty of Business Administration at SFU Surrey. This year’s winners of the event, Paul Kealong, Rebecca Reiss and Boris Shang, students at Semiahmoo Secondary School, each took home a prize of $300. Other competing schools included L.A. Matheson, Johnston Heights and Fraser Heights Secondary Schools. All students received a Certificate of Participation and a Project Management Pocket Guide.

PM Competition Winners - April 2008
Semiahmoo Secondary School students Paul Kealong, Rebecca Reiss and Boris Shang, are the of the first Wideman Education Foundation competition.

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