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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

Following a successful launch in Summer 2021, Experience Ventures has received additional funding. Open to local organizations and businesses in the Kingston area, we are seeking community partners for approximately ten to twelve organizational projects that up to 80 students could take part in.

Chancellor Sinclair, former chair of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, discusses Indigenous history, TRC progress, and where we go from here.

On Sept. 30, Canada will mark its first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a countrywide day of learning and reflection born out of one of the calls-to-action made by Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).