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Tag: Education with Purpose

News, research, and other announcements.

July 16, 2019

Let there be light: Toronto-based Sweeny&Co Architects will design nine-storey addition to DeGroote

The McLean Centre for Collaborative Discovery is poised to receive a world-class treatment from an award-winning architecture firm.

July 10, 2019

Making it work: Candice Chow brings expertise in strategic management, corporate sustainability to DeGroote

"I truly believe strong values are key to influencing business strategies that benefit society as a whole," she continues.

July 2, 2019

Fostering a ‘Socratic’ classroom and other big goals: DeGroote welcomes five new faculty members in 2019

Following an extensive search, the DeGroote School of Business is pleased to welcome five new professors to its growing faculty. 

June 7, 2019

Transforming the future of business education: DeGroote releases 2018 Annual Report

Through students, professors, alumni, and staff, the DeGroote School of Business works together to deliver an education with purpose.

June 5, 2019

‘Meltdown’ receives National Business Book Award, Len Waverman serves on jury once more

András Tilcsik and Chris Clearfield received the $30,000 prize Wednesday morning during a ceremony at Bennett Jones LLP's Toronto office.

April 27, 2019

Waverman and Puri: How the university can save itself – from itself

More and more, as students move through their final year, "courses" will be a series of problems to be solved, Waverman and Puri write.

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March 28, 2019

Health Leadership Academy welcomes Greg McQueen as Acting Co-Director

McQueen has provided senior leadership at several medical schools and health science centres across North America.

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March 11, 2019

Felesky and Pitts: Solving Canada’s fintech talent gap

Financial technology is the next great disruptor in the global economy, and yet Canada’s fintech enterprises face a distressing talent gap.

January 10, 2019

In photos: Students descend upon downtown core to discuss the future of undergraduate business education

As business is transformed, business education must transform with it.

November 28, 2018

Ties that bind: DeGroote introduces new innovations in programs, partnerships, and faculty

Students. Faculty. Programs. At the DeGroote School of Business, the thread that ties all three together is innovation.

November 26, 2018

Tributes given to educational innovator Delsworth Harnish

Harnish helped establish the Health Leadership Academy (HLA) with the DeGroote School of Business, and served as Co-Director.

October 2, 2018

Praise for the Patch: Chris Turner receives National Business Book Award at DeGroote co-sponsored affair

"You say 'oil sands' and everyone has an opinion," Turner said after receiving the $30,000 prize in Toronto.