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Smith School of Business and Mitacs launch internship program to connect students with businesses and not-for-profit organizations during COVID-19

June 29, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business and Mitacs – a not-for-profit organization that fosters Canadian growth and innovation – have partnered on a new internship program that will provide Smith students with valuable, practical experience as they assist companies and organizations looking to restore or modify their business operations disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Smith School of Business Awarded Prestigious Operations Research and Analytics Teaching Award

May 6, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – INFORMS, the leading international association for professionals in operations research and analytics, has awarded Smith School of Business at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, the 2020 UPS George D. Smith Prize. The award recognizes excellence in preparing students to become practitioners of operations research and analytics.

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Smith School of Business Partners with City and Kingston Economic Development to Support Local Organizations Impacted by COVID-19

April 20, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business at Queen’s University is joining forces with the City of Kingston and Kingston Economic Development to provide student and faculty resources to help local businesses, not-for-profits, and social enterprises navigate and survive the impact of COVID-19.

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Smith School of Business and Canadian Olympic Committee announce Team Canada class of 2020-2022

April 3, 2020

Toronto/Kingston, Ont. – Today, Smith School of Business and the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) announced that 11 Team Canada athletes are returning to school to build their business skills after years of competitive sport.

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SVP Walt Disney Company New Chair of Smith’s Analytics & AI Advisory Board

January 8, 2020

Toronto, Ont. – Smith School of Business is pleased to announce that Mark Shafer, senior vice-president, decision science and integration at The Walt Disney Company, has been appointed chair of Smith’s analytics and AI advisory board.

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