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Dr. Wanda Costen Appointed New Dean at Smith

March 30, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Today Queen’s University Principal and Vice-Chancellor Patrick Deane announced the appointment of Wanda Costen as Dean, Smith School of Business for a five-year term effective July 1, 2021. This appointment follows a comprehensive search process chaired by Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) Mark Green on behalf of the Principal that included representation and input from faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

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Registration Open for Smith’s Digital Capital Markets Course on edX

March 2, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Every part of the financial value chain is being disrupted by nimble technology-based innovators. A new Smith School of Business course on digital capital markets looks at the rapid changes in the finance sector – and the news skills needed to succeed.

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Smith launches new edX/MITx MicroMasters® Pathway to AI and analytics masters program

January 20, 2021

Kingston, Ont. – Today, Canada’s Smith School of Business at Queen’s University announced a new pathway into three of its AI and analytics masters programs in collaboration with MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Learners who earn a MITx MicroMasters in Statistics and Data Science will be eligible for advanced standing and financial credit in three of Smith’s graduate-level programs.

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Canada’s Leading Financial Institutions Commit $5 Million to Institute for Sustainable Finance

November 19, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Institute for Sustainable Finance (ISF) today announced that Canada’s big five banks, TD Bank Group, Scotiabank, CIBC, BMO and RBC, have committed $5 million to support ISF’s mission of aligning mainstream financial markets with Canada’s transition to a lower carbon economy.

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Financial Times ranks Smith Master of International Business #1 in North America

September 28, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Financial Times released its FT 2020 Masters in Management ranking today, with Smith School of Business ranking first in North America and in the top 60 overall.

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