Stéphanie Renaud, student in Economics, was named CO-OP student of the year at the Faculty of Social Sciences This annual award recognizes one outstanding CO-OP student per faculty. Nominees must have shown excellence in on-the-job and academic achievements, and in extra-curricular activities at school, at work, or in the community. Winners received a $500 award.
Stéphanie Renaud is a fourth-year student completing an Honours Bachelor of Social Science in Economics. During her CO-OP work terms, she worked for the Department of Finance Canada as an assistant economist and for Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada as a junior analyst. Her hard work and dedication won her a second term at the Department of Finance Canada. In 2014, Stéphanie worked for the University of Ottawa’s Student Academic Success Service (SASS) as a note taker. She also participated in a humanitarian project in Nicaragua, during which she helped build an elementary school.