Sherbrooke U wins HR tournament

18 HR teams compete at 18th annual university challenge
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|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/19/2004

HR students representing universities from across Canada gathered in Montreal, March 26 and 27, to take part in the 18th Excalibur Tournament. First place went to the team from Quebec’s University of Sherbrooke.

Organized by Quebec’s HR association, the Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines et en relations industrielles agréés du Québec, in association with the University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), the competition tests HR skills by having teams tackle case studies and analyse businesses cases.

The event had its highest participation yet, with 18 teams from schools across the country taking up the challenge. The Excalibur Tournament brings together business people, key figures in the human resources and industrial relations communities, academics and students, with the goal of ensuring the excellence of future professionals in the field.