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26 Mar, 2014

Mackenzie Investments’ $500k gift boosts student-run portfolio at QSB

TORONTO – March 25, 2014 – The Queen’s University Investment Counsel (QUIC), a student-run investment portfolio at Queen’s School of Business (QSB), has received a gift of $500k along with mentorship support from Mackenzie Investments that will almost double the assets in the portfolio and enable more students to participate.

20 Mar, 2014

Social Innovation Bootcamp helps students create positive social change

Kingston, March 20, 2014 - The QSB Centre for Responsible Leadership hosted its second Social Innovation Bootcamp at Goodes Hall March 14 to 15. This popular event attracted approximately 70 students from Queen’s Commerce, MBA and Master of International Business programs, as well as those enrolled in Arts and Science and the School of Policy Studies.

14 Mar, 2014

ComSoc’s Jail’N’Bail tops $8,800 in donations to the Canadian Cancer Society

Kingston, March 13, 2014 — Commerce students, faculty and staff jailbirds were behind bars in the BMO Atrium of Goodes Hall until bailed out by generous supporters on March 6.

14 Mar, 2014

Commerce student gets real-life CEO experience

Kingston, March 13, 2014 — It’s easy to see why Stephanie Spagnolo, Comm’14, was selected recently to spend a day shadowing the CEO of a top sporting goods firm in Toronto.

07 Mar, 2014

Innovation Summit celebrates 5-year anniversary

Kingston, March 6, 2014 — A rapper who is changing the way history is taught was one of the keynote speakers at the Queen’s School of Business Innovation Summit at Goodes Hall. Shaun Booth is an MMVA-nominated artist who uses hip-hop to teach and inspire kids.