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Nine Team Canada athletes to join Smith

April 13, 2021

Toronto/Kingston, Ont. – Today, Smith School of Business and the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) announced that nine Team Canada athletes will be welcomed into the Smith family. After years of competitive sport, these athletes have been awarded Game Plan Scholarships and will be returning to school to build their business skills.

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With increased global demands for climate data, new research shows Corporate Canada must step up its game

April 8, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Today, the Institute for Sustainable Finance released the first-ever assessment of TSX companies’ climate target and disclosure performance. The key finding: Corporate Canada falls below several of its global competitors.

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Dr. Wanda Costen Appointed New Dean at Smith

March 30, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Today Queen’s University Principal and Vice-Chancellor Patrick Deane announced the appointment of Wanda Costen as Dean, Smith School of Business for a five-year term effective July 1, 2021. This appointment follows a comprehensive search process chaired by Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) Mark Green on behalf of the Principal that included representation and input from faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

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Registration Open for Smith’s Digital Capital Markets Course on edX

March 2, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Every part of the financial value chain is being disrupted by nimble technology-based innovators. A new Smith School of Business course on digital capital markets looks at the rapid changes in the finance sector – and the news skills needed to succeed.

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Smith’s Ryan Riordan Earns Inaugural Report on Business Changemakers Award from the Globe and Mail

February 26, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Smith finance professor Ryan Riordan has been named a 2021 Changemaker by the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business for his research on financing the transition to a low-carbon economy and his leadership in creating Smith’s Master of Financial Innovation and Technology.

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