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Archives: 2021 April
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Soccer startup scores at Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Pitch Competition

April 29, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – A Smith School of Business student’s goooaaaal! to help young soccer players improve their skills by training at home is the winner of this year’s Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Pitch Competition.

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Smith announces new EDI director joining leadership team

April 21, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of Tahmena Bokhari as the school’s director of equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI). In this newly created role, Tahmena will lead the implementation and progress of Smith’s EDII Strategy and Action Plan, and work closely with the dean and others across the school to advance diversity and a culture of inclusion at Smith.

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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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