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Smith School of Business partners with Peking University on new double-degree undergraduate program

April 26, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business at Queen’s University and Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing, China, have announced a partnership that will see Commerce students from Smith study in China and earn two undergraduate degrees: one from Queen’s University and the other from Peking University.

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A clean idea wins Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition

April 9, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – A Smith School of Business Commerce student’s idea to reinvent the car detailing business has won top prize at the Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition. Sawyer Wildgen, Comm’19, is founder of Cleen Detailing, a mobile car detailing company.

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Smith professor wins Bank of Canada award

March 18, 2019

Kingston, Ont. - Smith School of Business associate professor Ryan Riordan is being given this year’s Bank of Canada Governor’s Award. The Governor’s Award is a research grant that goes to academics who study areas that the Bank of Canada deems important. The grant is worth up to $30,000 a year over two years.

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Unfamiliarity with Diversity and Inclusion in Canadian Workplaces Underscores Need for More Work

February 26, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – As an important step in solving organizational diversity and inclusion challenges, and to develop more inclusive leaders, Smith School of Business and Catalyst Canada, a global non-profit organization dedicated to advancing women in business, have announced a strategic partnership.

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The winter issue of Smith Magazine is now out

February 12, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – Smith Magazine, for alumni and friends of Smith School of Business, features school news, in-depth stories, profiles of fascinating graduates and faculty, as well as updates from alumni from around the world.

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