Corpus team wins spot to represent Canada at Oxford Global Challenge
May 8, 2020
Map the System–Oxford Global Challenge, is a unique and prestigious competition by Oxford University where students tackle problems to pressing social issues.
After impressively choosing to continue in the competition through the COVID-19 pandemic, Team Rise Above from Corpus has advanced through two rounds and won a spot to represent Canada at the global competition.
Schools who also placed to represent Canada include UBC, University of Waterloo, Ryerson and Mount Royal.
Congratulations to team members Gabrielle Alvarez, Raisa Jose, and Sean Ryan.
Congratulations to the 6 teams that will be representing Canada in the virtual global @mapthesystem final!
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— Map The System Canada (@mapthesystemCAD) May 8, 2020
About Team Rise Above’s Project
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