Arts & Science In the News

Two Queen’s experts in economics discuss natural experiments, labour markets, and what you can learn from watching alumnus David Card in action.

Nobel Prize winner and Queen's alumnus David Card is the Class of 1950 Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. (Brittany Hosea-Small)

After 24 years with Wesley Clover, one of Canada’s leading private, global investment management firms and holding companies, Greg Vanclief has departed to take on the role of Chief Executive Officer at Elentra, one of the rising stars in the educational technology space, focused on providing a complete platform for health sciences education.

The Dunin-Deshpande Summer Pitch Competition was an opportunity for student and community entrepreneurs to pitch innovative start-ups. Attracting a diverse group of students and members of the Kingston community across a wide range of backgrounds and expertise, the competition has provided more than 510 participants with the chance to take their ideas to the next level, with prizes and grants totaling $100,000.

Photo credit: Niklas Elmehed © Nobel Prize Outreach 2021