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June 23, 2015

Robyn Baldwin: An integrated life

Robyn Baldwin, B.Com. '05, leads an integrated life full of personality both on and off the job.

June 5, 2015

Michael Forsyth: Experiential learning leads to post-graduation success

2014 valedictorian Michael Forsyth, B.Com. ’14, credits her time at DeGroote for her successful transition into the business world.

May 7, 2015

Rick Neuman: Sharp turn into data

Rick Neuman went from thinking his career would be in finance to a career in marketing, thanks to MARS Apprentice and emerging technology in the workplace.

April 22, 2015

From the necktie to Olympic medal

Jeremiah Brown, BCom ’07, shares his journey on becoming an Olympian and how it has changed the course of his life.

April 14, 2015

Steve Wilson: A career of goals set and met, with one to go

Steve Wilson, BCom '85, demonstrates that making goals and striving to achieve them make for a fruitful career.

March 25, 2015

Akanksha Kulshreshtha: The doctor is in. From MBA to MD, a student’s journey into medicine

Hospitals are in the business of caring for the community. Akanksha Kulshreshtha uses her MBA as tool on her quest to become a doctor.

March 11, 2015

Michael Schatte: The business of making music

Michael Schatte wanted to be professionally prepared to tackle the music industry. DeGroote gave him the business background he needed.

February 3, 2015

Mary Lou Maher: A champion for ‘being yourself’ at KPMG

As KPMG’s chief diversity officer, Mary Lou Maher's goal is to foster an environment where all employees are comfortable being who they are.

November 28, 2014

Bruce Miller: From pet food to people food, a marketer’s journey to burger central

MBA Alumnus Bruce Miller's marketing career has taken him from a pro sports league to pet food, and eventually co-owner of a burger chain.

November 19, 2014

Dispatches: Mark Stewart’s commitment to community

Mark Stewart's commitment to community engulfs his life. He is a champion for the arts, his alma mater, his city, and his global community.

October 3, 2014

Mossadiq Umedaly: A Career, Cause, and Battle with Cancer

Writer-in-Residence, Gordon Pitts, spoke with alumnus Mossadiq Umedaly about his life, career, and what he got from his time at DeGroote.

August 20, 2014

From the Ramones to the Rockettes: Don Simpson

Gordon Pitts traces the career of DeGroote grad Don Simpson from the Ramones to the Rockettes.