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Combining law and business: First Queen’s BCom/JD students reach a milestone   

June 13, 2018

Kingston, ON — Diane Wu, Comm’18/Law’19, had always been interested in business and law. So when the opportunity to do a combined degree arose during the third year of her undergraduate studies at Smith, she jumped at the chance. “The Queen’s community and saving a year in tuition and time made it an easy decision for me,” she says. 

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Dare to Dream 2018 recipients are announced

May 24, 2018

Kingston, ON — From machine learning that helps restaurant owners fill seats, to an online platform that transforms teachers into lifelong learners, five businesses launched by recent Smith graduates are furthering their growth with support from Queen’s Centre for Business Venturing’s (QCBV) Dare to Dream program.

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Scotiabank Centre for Customer Analytics awarded $1.8M in funding

April 18, 2018

Kingston, ON – A financial services project at Smith’s Scotiabank Centre for Customer Analytics (SCCA) has received a $900,000 grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)’s Collaborative Research and Development (CRD) Grant program. This funding has been matched by Scotiabank for a total $1.8M.

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Women inspiring women

April 13, 2018

Toronto, ON – The Women in Analytics (WIA) Smith Business Club recently held its second annual Women Inspiring Women Panel.

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A restful idea wins Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition

April 10, 2018

Kingston, ON – A student team that aims to solve a vexing problem for people with sleep apnea has won top prize at the annual Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition.

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