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Smith School of Business partners with leading international business schools to create the Global MIM Network

August 19, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – Today marks the launch of a new global, multiple school exchange program. The Global MIM Network will be run between four schools: Imperial College Business School in the UK, ESMT Berlin in Germany, SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business in Singapore and Smith School of Business at Queen’s University in Canada.

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Remembering Kristian Palda

August 7, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – From fleeing communism to winning Queen’s University’s highest award for research excellence, Smith Professor Emeritus Kristian Palda, BCom’56, lived a storied life. A revered professor and prolific researcher, Palda passed away peacefully at home in Kingston on July 26, surrounded by family. He was 91.

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New issue of Smith Magazine is now out

July 5, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – The summer edition of Smith Magazine is available in print and online for alumni and friends of the school.

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Indigenous reconciliation in business

June 20, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – In a second-year Commerce class recently, students presented their solutions to a series of business cases. First, though, they took part in a smudging ceremony. It was part of an effort by Smith lecturer Karen Humphreys Blake to address the education-related recommendations of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission in her business ethics and corporate social responsibility (CSR) class.

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Faculty, students say thanks to Bill Cooper upon his retirement

May 29, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – Well-read and knowledgeable, a “star” researcher, mentor and an asset to Smith. That’s how Professor Bill Cooper’s colleagues and former students described him on the occasion of his retirement from Smith School of Business after 43 years.

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