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19 Jan, 2018

Smith team wins national marketing case competition

Toronto, ON – This past weekend, the Queen’s Marketing Association hosted the final round of its 2018 Challenge Competition during its annual conference in Toronto.

16 Jan, 2018

Athlete profile: Anne Fergusson

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.

09 Jan, 2018

Canadian athletes at Smith: Jayson Krause

Kingston, ON – In November 2016, Smith and the Canadian Olympic Committee struck a partnership to provide scholarships for Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Over eight years, some 1,200 athletes will be eligible to enroll in various Smith programs. With the Winter Olympics just a month away, we’re highlighting COC/CPC athletes who’ve attended Smith. First up this week: bobsleigh great Jayson Krause.

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.