Summer 2018


The world needs leaders who grasp artificial intelligence. A look at AI and what’s happening at Smith in AI education, research and insight.
We spoke with some of this year’s Commerce grads to find out highlights of their time at Smith, lessons learned, and what’s next in their careers.
Assistant Professor Paul Calluzzo uncovers the many ways financial markets are exploited.
Three Smith grads tell us about their startups on the following pages. Learn about other new ventures from Smith alumni at


Eva Wong, BCom’00, tackles consumer debt as co-founder of fintech startup Borrowell.
Ted Graham, MBA’96, is helping steer the future of transportation for General Motors.
Gerardo Galvan, EMBAA’18, has turned mineral water Topo Chico into a fast-growing favourite in America.
Rahim Lalani, BCom’11, tells how first-year Commerce inspired him to visit the far ends of the Earth.

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