Class Giving Stories


We are pleased to announce that Jane Hutchings, BCom'21, GDA'21 and 2020-21 recipient of The Commerce 1986 Award in Memory of Jeffrey Brock has been selected as a 2022 Newfoundland and Labrador Rhodes Scholar recipient, earning her a prestigious scholarship to the University of Oxford.


In honor of their 10th reunion, the Commerce Class of 2007 established The Commerce 2007 Award in Memory of Darren James Bishop, and we are thrilled to announce the activation of their award and introduce you to their inaugural recipient. The BCom’07s are our youngest commerce class to establish and activate and endowed award!


We had the opportunity to get insights from Michael Gilbert, BCom’78, who, with classmates Michael Kehoe and the late Gia Steffensen, ran the most successful class giving campaign in Smith history, raising over $1.6 million.


The Commerce Class of 1991 raised an astounding $800K and counting in honour of their 25th reunion.

BCom'86 30th

In celebration of their 30th reunion, the Commerce Class of 1986 established the Commerce 1986 Award in Memory of Jeffrey Brock, who was the President of ComSoc in his graduating year. This award is given to a recipient in their third or fourth year of Commerce that demonstrates similar qualitie