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MSc Class of 2021 Talissa Watson
Jun 9, 2021

Giving back brings personal growth to MSc grad

Talissa Watson, MSc ’21, resolved to get involved during the MSc program and that made all the difference.
Corporate Leadership in an Era of Transformation, l-r: Darryl White, Laurence Mussio, Mona Malone
Jun 8, 2021

Has the pandemic inspired leaders to build back better?

The pandemic may have given us a once-in-a-lifetime chance to reset, but only if leaders commit to transformational shifts that will make a positive difference.
AMBA Class of 2021 George  Sabbouh “The people were by far the highlight for me. I was very people-focused and it allowed me to realize the depth and the scope of the talents of some of the individuals in the class.”
Jun 4, 2021

It’s all about the people, says Accelerated MBA grad

George Sabbouh, AMBA ’21, vowed to build a network when he returned to Ivey for the new Accelerated MBA for Business Graduates program, and made some good friends in the process.
Rob Austin
May 27, 2021

Rob Austin wins best-selling case award from Ivey Publishing

Read about the Ivey faculty on Ivey Publishing's 2020-2021 New Best Seller Awards and Classic Cases lists.
MBA Class of 2021 Amy Hilliard
May 27, 2021

MBA grad helps Ontario in fight against COVID-19

Amy Hilliard, MBA ’21, has landed her dream job, working with Ontario Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 vaccine implementation team.
The Arkadi Kuhlmann Lecture Series in Finance Jay Ritter Professor, University of Florida
May 26, 2021

Will the surge in special purpose acquisition companies last?

For the 2021 Arkadi Kuhlmann Lecture Series in Finance, Jay Ritter, a University of Florida Finance Professor known as "Mr. IPO," discussed the future of special purpose acquisition companies.
Kyle MacDonald YMCA of Southwestern Ontario Women of Excellence
May 20, 2021

Kyle MacDonald receives Women of Excellence Award for Entrepreneurship

Kyle MacDonald, HBA ’82, was recognized as a YMCA Women of Excellence at a virtual gala on May 19.
LeaderShift Healthcare Under Siege: (L-R) Jon Hantho, Georgina Black, Heather Chalmers, Melissa Farrell, and Dr. Verna Yiu
May 17, 2021

Reimagining health-care leadership for a post-pandemic world

Four health-care leaders share how they relied on their strength of character to navigate the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Global Ivey Day Celebrating 12 years May 13, 2021 #GlobalIveyDAy
May 13, 2021

Alumni find creative ways to celebrate Global Ivey Day

The 12th annual Global Ivey Day brought more than 900 alumni from around the world together to celebrate, reconnect, and look to the future.
Pierre Morrissette
May 6, 2021

$5.5-million gift to bring entrepreneurship campus-wide

Western students in every faculty can now benefit from Ivey-powered entrepreneurial support and education thanks to a visionary gift of $5.5 million from the Pierre L. Morrissette Family Foundation.