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Smith’s Ryan Riordan Earns Inaugural Report on Business Changemakers Award from the Globe and Mail

February 26, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Smith finance professor Ryan Riordan has been named a 2021 Changemaker by the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business for his research on financing the transition to a low-carbon economy and his leadership in creating Smith’s Master of Financial Innovation and Technology.

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Smith awards recognize faculty research

January 21, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Two faculty members have won the 2020 Smith Research Excellence Awards. They are Michael Sartor and Bertrand Malsch. Sartor won the New Researcher Achievement Award; Malsch received the Award for Research Excellence.

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Remembering Bruce Buchan, professor and school of business historian

June 19, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Professor Emeritus Bruce Buchan, a committed teacher and mentor at Smith School of Business with a passion for business history and for Golden Gaels football, died on June 6. He was 87.

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Julian Barling receives top research-related honour from Queen’s University

May 8, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Julian Barling, Professor of Organizational Behaviour and Borden Chair of Leadership at Smith School of Business, can now add another title to his name: Stephen Gyimah Distinguished University Professor. Barling was named alongside five colleagues from Queen’s University as this year’s recipients of the Distinguished University Professor designation, the university’s highest research-related honour.

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Remembering former dean John Gordon

May 5, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – John R.M. Gordon, who as dean of Smith School of Business in the 1980s weathered harsh recessions and declining funding for universities, but still grew the school’s programs and reputation while forging ties with business, passed away in Kingston last month. He was 85.

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