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Archives: 2018 January

31 Jan, 2018

Jessica Zelinka: higher, faster, stronger at Smith

Kingston, ON – Jessica Zelinka says she enrolled in Queen’s Master of Management Innovation & Entrepreneurship program in part because she finds the team environment similar to athletics.

24 Jan, 2018

Lee Parkhill: from sailing to Smith

Kingston, ON – On the day in November 2016 that Smith and the Canadian Olympic Committee announced their partnership, Lee Parkhill called his alma mater, the University of Guelph, to get his transcripts. He wanted to apply to Smith right away.

19 Jan, 2018

Smith team wins national marketing case competition

Toronto, ON – This past weekend, the Queen’s Marketing Association hosted the final round of its 2018 Challenge Competition during its annual conference in Toronto.

16 Jan, 2018

Athlete profile: Anne Fergusson

Kingston, ON – Ahead of the Winter Games in PyeongChang next month, we’re profiling Canadian Olympic & Paralympic Committee athletes who’ve attended Smith School of Business as part of our partnership with COC. This week it’s sitting volleyball player Anne Fergusson.

09 Jan, 2018

Canadian athletes at Smith: Jayson Krause

Kingston, ON – In November 2016, Smith and the Canadian Olympic Committee struck a partnership to provide scholarships for Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Over eight years, some 1,200 athletes will be eligible to enroll in various Smith programs. With the Winter Olympics just a month away, we’re highlighting COC/CPC athletes who’ve attended Smith. First up this week: bobsleigh great Jayson Krause.