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Smith and Mitacs partnership creates meaningful opportunities for students and businesses impacted by COVID-19

October 7, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The economic impacts of COVID-19 have been vast, transforming business operations and the labour market. Yet, in the midst of these tough times, a recent partnership between Smith School of Business and Mitacs is helping both businesses, not-for-profit organizations and student job seekers navigate and exercise resilience in today’s challenging economy.

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Prof. Tina Dacin appointed to International Leadership Initiative Board

July 30, 2010

QSB professor Tina M. Dacin was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative Foundation (GRLI) at its General Assembly in June. GRLI’s mission is to “develop a next generation of responsible leaders” through collective and individual actions.

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QSB Report on Responsible Management Education released

July 27, 2010

Queen’s School of Business Centre for Responsible Leadership released a report highlighting the School’s activities in support of the UN’s Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). The School is one of the first 100 business schools to sign these Principles and in doing so, pledged to share information on its progress in this field.

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QSB alum & advisory board member Gord Nixon receives Order of Canada

July 9, 2010

RBC chief executive officer and QSB alum Gordon Nixon (BCom’79) was named a member of the Order of Canada for his contributions to banking in Canada, voluntarism and philanthropy.

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QSB student selected for trade mission to China

July 8, 2010

First-year commerce student Annie Wang has been selected as an ambassador for the Junior Team Canada trade mission to China. Joining Annie are Karicia Quiroz, a Queen’s third-year economics student and Queen’s Faculty of Law ’09 graduate Joanna Si.

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