QSB celebrates Spring Convocation 2009

Posted on June 22, 2009

Kingston, ON, – Historic Grant Hall was the site for hundreds of proud graduates who were awarded a degree from Queen’s School of Business at Spring Convocation on May 26 & 27.

Dean David Saunders, program faculty and staff were on-hand to confer degrees to nearly 625 graduates from the School’s Commerce, full-time MBA, Executive MBA, Cornell-Queen’s Executive MBA, Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates and PhD programs.

Graduates and guests had the privilege of hearing Convocation addresses from several distinguished speakers.

• Executive MBA and Cornell-Queen’s Executive MBA classes – Andrew Dunin (BSc’83, MBA’87), Bracebridge Investments & the Dunin Foundation

• Full-time MBA and Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates – Arthur Britton (Britt) Smith, Executive Chairman, Homestead Land Holdings and Honorary Doctorate recipient

• Commerce – Bob Wardrop (BCom’79), Co-Chief Executive Officer, DAM Capital

Ban Righ Hall and Goodes Hall, home to School of Business, hosted post ceremony celebrations where family, friends and graduates celebrated and bid fond farewell to faculty, staff and classmates.

Congratulations to all graduates – the newest members of the Queen’s School of Business alumni family.