Alumni Profiles

Life After ArtSci: One Faculty, Two Alumni Stories

Not all successful entrepreneurs are necessarily business grads. Scott Megginson, Artsci'89, and Sharon D'Acre, Artsci'96, took part in the inaugural Life After ArtSci Summit and shared just how their Arts and Science degree prepared them for successful careers in this Q&A.

Queen's Grads' Business Becomes International Product Development Centre

Laser Depth Dynamics, founded by Paul Webster (Sc'06, PhD'13) and Roger Bowes (Sc’92) in 2012, has been acquired by a leading developer of high-performance fibre lasers and amplifiers.

David Sharpe's Gift Creates Award for Indigenous Law Students

David Sharpe, Law’95, has been helping Queen’s Law reach out to Indigenous JD prospects for the past four years as a volunteer ambassador.

First Queen’s Alumna to Win Prestigious Chinese Scholarship

Heather Evans is one of 142 Schwarzman Scholars – picked from more than 4,000 applicants – to study at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

12 Alumnae Among Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women

The star of CBC TV’s Dragons’ Den and one of Canada’s leading lawyers in tax and transfer pricing are among a dozen Queen’s alumnae who made this year’s list of

Artsci Grad Becomes Canada’s First Inuk Heart Surgeon

Donna May Kimmaliardjuk, Artsci’11, is completely comfortable doing open-heart surgery every day as a resident at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.

Calgary Alumni Branch Honours Evan Hazell, Sc’81

Investment banker and alumnus to receive the Johnson Award, the highest honour bestowed by the Calgary Branch.

Alumna Making Hong Kong Fashionable

Edith Law, Sc’96, wants more people wearing Hong Kong designers, not just clothes made in China.

Global Alumni guide Student Entrepreneurs

Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name. And your business. 

Alumnus protects one of the world’s most valuable brands in China

Peter Chong, Law’90, enjoys the challenge of protecting Louis Vuitton from counterfeiters. 

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