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Category: Announcements

14 Mar, 2017

Smith School of Business and Reticle Join Forces

Kingston, ON — March 14, 2017 Smith School of Business at Queen’s University and Reticle Ventures Canada Incorporated (Reticle) have launched a new initiative aimed at developing high-performance team and resiliency skills for Queen’s MBA students.

02 Mar, 2017

Dare to Dream interns launch new ventures with help from QCBV and donors

Kingston, ON — March 2, 2017 Five students and recent graduates are launching new businesses with support from Queen’s Centre for Business Venturing (QCBV). Its Dare to Dream (D2D) internship program provides critical resources to help students and new alumni turn their entrepreneurial dreams into reality. Thanks to financial support from several alumni and corporate donors, each intern is provided up to $15,000 in funding, office space and access to mentoring to help get their new ventures up and running.

09 Feb, 2017

Smith Magazine’s Winter 2017 issue is now online

Kingston, ON — February 9, 2017 The Winter 2017 issue of Smith Magazine is available in print for alumni and friends of the school. The online version enables readers to immediately comment on stories, submit an update about a new business venture and search for classmates’ updates or submit their own Alumni Note.

01 Dec, 2016

Smith Alumni Take Home $25K at Upstart Competition

Toronto, ON — Entrepreneurs, investors, alumni, students and a panel of seasoned judges gathered at the Cisco Toronto Innovation Centre on Tuesday, November 29th for the Queen’s Venture Network’s 2nd annual UPstart competition finals.

18 Oct, 2016

Inaugural Smith Research Chairs Announced

Kingston, ON — October 18, 2016 Smith School of Business has announced the recipients of the inaugural Smith Chairs, awarded to recognize excellence in research at Smith. The first faculty recipients are focused on strategy and organizational behaviour, analytics, and accounting and auditing.