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Pilot project provides business training for First Nations community

September 24, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – A Smith School of Business initiative that launched on Monday will bring online business training to a First Nations community in British Columbia. Thirty-five members of the Xeni Gwet’in community will take part in the 12-week program to earn a Certificate of Completion in Administration and Business Management through the Centre for Business Venturing at Smith.

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Women in Capital Markets recognizes four Smith alumni

September 17, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Four Smith alumni have been selected to take part in a prestigious annual leadership program run by Women in Capital Markets (WCM). The four are among 36 women chosen for the 2020 Emerging Leaders Award Program, an eight-month initiative designed to support the professional development and retention of mid-career women with five to 10 years of capital markets experience.

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Smith Year in Review is now out

August 18, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The 2019-2020 Smith School of Business Year in Review is now available online. This annual publication covers the school’s milestones and accomplishments during the last fiscal year (May 2019 to April 2020).

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Smith Launches Canada’s first Master of Financial Innovation and Technology

August 4, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business at Queen’s University has launched the Master of Financial Innovation and Technology program, the first program of its kind in Canada designed to address the significant gap in financial technology education.

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Institute for Sustainable Finance awarded major McConnell Foundation grant

July 29, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Institute for Sustainable Finance (ISF) today announced additional funding from Canada’s McConnell Foundation in support of its mandate to implement sustainable finance approaches that will enable the country to thrive through a low-carbon transition.

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