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14 Sep, 2018

Remembering Jeff McGill

Kingston, ON – One mark of a great professor is how much he or she gives back to colleagues, students and others. In that regard, Jeff McGill was simply outstanding. A longtime Smith faculty member and Professor Emeritus, Jeff McGill passed away at his home in Kingston on Aug. 10 surrounded by family. He was 68.

10 Sep, 2018

Queen’s Commerce students and their teams earn $65,000 for startups

Kingston, Ont. – Queen’s Commerce alumni and students were among five of the eight teams to earn seed funding for their ventures during the recent Dunin-Deshpande Queen’s Innovation Centre Summer Pitch Competition hosted at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts.

05 Sep, 2018

Smith research benefits from more than $750,000 in funding

Kingston, Ont. – This summer, a number of Smith researchers were recipients of funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and Ontario Centres for Excellence (OCE).

19 Jul, 2018

Smith partners with art centre to enrich MBA student experience

Kingston, ON – “Strong business leadership is more than PowerPoints and numbers. Great leaders need to draw on both sides of the brain — the quantitative, analytical left side and the creative and intuitive right side,” says David Saunders, Dean at Smith School of Business.

17 Jul, 2018

New Teaching Excellence and Research Supervision awards at Smith

Kingston, ON – Christopher Miners and Michael Welker are the recipients of two new awards celebrating teaching excellence and research supervision at Smith School of Business.