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Category: Bachelor of Commerce

20 Dec, 2017

UPstart Venture Challenge gives emerging startup a $30,000 boost

Toronto, ON – On the evening of Dec. 7, eight emerging Queen’s startups pitched their businesses to a jury of angel investors during the second annual UPstart Venture Challenge. The event was organized by the Queen’s Venture Network and hosted at LoyaltyOne in Toronto.

14 Dec, 2017

Smith alum selected for 2019 class of Schwarzman Scholars

Kingston, ON – Heather Evans, BCom’16, was standing in her parents' kitchen in Kingston last month when she found out she’d been named to the Schwarzman Scholars program.

27 Nov, 2017

Smith celebrates alumni named to Canada's Most Powerful Women for 2017

Kingston, ON – The list of Canada’s Most Powerful Women for 2017 was recently released and 11 of this year’s Top 100 women are graduates of Smith School of Business programs.

23 Nov, 2017

Smith teams score big at case competitions round the world

Kingston, ON – If this was baseball, it’d be a grand slam. In hockey, a hat trick plus an extra tally for good measure. Smith School of Business Commerce students have racked up an impressive four wins in a row at international case competitions in recent months.

13 Nov, 2017

Global Perspectives – The benefits of studying abroad

Kingston, ON – A few years ago, Madeleine Horrigan, keen on a career in business, began searching for a Commerce program to attend. After looking at various universities, she settled on Smith School of Business. A big selling point was Smith’s exchange program, which lets Commerce students spend time overseas.