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Smith Year in Review is now out

October 1, 2018

Kingston, Ont. – The 2017/2018 Year in Review, containing Smith School of Business highlights from the past year, is now available in print and online.

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Queen’s Commerce students and their teams earn $65,000 for startups

September 10, 2018

Kingston, Ont. – Queen’s Commerce alumni and students were among five of the eight teams to earn seed funding for their ventures during the recent Dunin-Deshpande Queen’s Innovation Centre Summer Pitch Competition hosted at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts.

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Canoe master: Gabriel Beauchesne-Sévigny

February 6, 2018

Kingston, ON – As a youngster growing up in Trois-Rivières, QC, Gabriel Beauchesne-Sévigny, MBA’18, dreamed of going to the Olympics. He just didn’t know which sport. Then, at 12, he went to canoe camp, got hooked, and took up the canoe sprint.

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Lee Parkhill: from sailing to Smith

January 24, 2018

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.

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Athlete profile: Anne Fergusson

January 16, 2018

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.

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