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Smith’s Executive Education ranked top 30 in the world by Financial Times

May 11, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Financial Times has ranked Queen’s Executive Education open enrollment programs from Smith School of Business at Queen’s University among the top 30 in the world in its latest ranking of executive education.

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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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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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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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A “smart” idea wins Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition

April 28, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Traktab, a smart pillbox to remotely track medication usage won top prize at the annual Paul & Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition from the Centre for Business Venturing (CBV) at Smith School of Business.

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