Ross Arsenault and Aaron Stevenson, along with fellow SMU graduate Maxwell Poole, took home a platinum level award from the prestigious MassChallenge in Boston for their sustainable fisheries tech business.
Three innovative retailers from across Canada, Poppy Barley, Six Hundred Four and Halifax's own Dash Hudson, will accept awards in Halifax on November 1.
(Oct 16 /19) Dean Released Community Report
One year in, Dean Harjeet Bhabra has released a report to community noting some of the successes and achievements of the 2018-2019 school year. .
(Oct 10 /19) Sobeys Executive Panel Offers Exclusive Glimpse
Liam Sobey, Vivek Sood (MBA'98) and Lorne MacLean spoke at a panel hosted by the David Sobey Centre in celebration of Retail Month.
(Oct 2 /19) Sobey Women Offer Leadership and Evidence
A group of women from Sobey School made significant contributions to the Aon "Be Bold" women in business breakfast panel on Wednesday, October 2.
(Sep 17 /19) Brad Rodgers, MTEI, named CEO of BlueLight Analytics
MTEI graduate Rodgers named CEO of tech start up.
(Jul 22 /19) SSHRC Grant awarded to CEARC and CMC
Two researchers from CEARC have received a SSHRC Grant to study how to measure SDG performance in the co-operative sector in partnership with Co-operatives Mutuals Canada (CMC).
(Jun 5 /19) 100 Seeds Features Sobey Students
On June 5, 100 seed investors gathered to consider three entrepreneurial ventures. Jake Chambers, a Saint Mary's student, was one.
A major research project from Saint Mary’s University suggests Atlantic Canadian startup businesses need to look further afield for innovation, information and funding.
Saint Mary’s has become the first post-secondary with a dedicated space in Volta, an innovation hub supporting technology start-ups. The school says the new office space will allow faculty and students to access to new opportunities for innovation.
Sobey Graduate Career Services and Saint Mary's Career Services have announced a new strategic partnership that sees Placemaking 4G become Sobey School's official Recruiter in Residence.
(Apr 18 /19) Saint Mary’s Students to Compete in CFA Institute Research Challenge Regional Competition in NYC
Sobey School of Business' Impact Fund team will go head-to-head with 55 other winning teams from universities across the region for a chance to go through to the Global Final taking place the next day.
In March, eight finance students from the Sobey School of Business flew to New York to attend a three day investment conference and deepen their understanding of the world of finance.
David Sobey and the Sobey Foundation lead donation of $18 million to boost business education in Atlantic Canada
Held on Friday, March 15, 2019, Sobey School's Women in Capital Markets featured speakers and networking designed to explore and discuss how the fields of finance and capital markets can become more welcoming to women and minorities.
(Mar 11 /19) Canadian venture capital champions named
Acadia and Rotman (University of Toronto) students emerged as the victorious venture capital teams on Friday, March 8, 2019 in the Undergraduate and Graduate VCIC competitions respectively.
Healthy Minds Cooperative shares its challenges in this year's Bob Shaw Case Competition, and MBA students rise to the occasion.
(Feb 21 /19) Accounting Alumni Achieve CFE Success
Congratulations to the Sobey School of Business Alumni who were successful in writing the 2018 Common Final Examination.
Dr. Sonja Novkovic has received a research grant for a project on co-operative governance, as one of six co-applicants.
With yesterday's release of a report examining the impact of the school’s co-operative management education and research activities, Sobey School of Business has further extended its growing reputation as an expert in the measurement of impact.
The International Education Business Partnership Network has named Access-Ability the top program in North American in developing Youth Employability Skills.
The Sobey School of Business was proud to sponsor student Hajar Abdessamie to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit 2018 in Papua, New Guinea. During the summit, among other opportunities, Ms. Abdessamie met with PM Justin Trudeau.
In mid-November, researchers from the Sobey School of Business travelled to Zhuhai, China for a robust research exchange symposium, reflecting the expanding partnership between the organizations.
The Sobey School of Business is eighth in the world for sustainability, according to the recently released Corporate Knights Better World MBA ranking.