Students named champions

Okanagan College’s Students In Free Enterprise team has been named a regional champion in two competitions, by Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship, a national charitable organization

SIFE is a team-based program that encourages post-secondary students to address relevant economic, social and environmental issues by empowering others to improve their quality of life and standard of living.

“It’s very rewarding to get recognized for the hard work our team has put into these projects throughout the year”, comments Sattu Dhaliwal, SIFE Okanagan president.

“It has been my honour to lead this motivated group of students and to see our SIFE team expand its impact and reach to our fourth campus of Salmon Arm.”

Student teams from universities and colleges from across Western Canada showcased their projects to panels of industry professionals March 14.