Convocation 2018


Convocation is more than just a formal ceremony for the conferral of degrees, diplomas, and certificates, it is a time-honoured ceremony that celebrates individual student achievement....

Desautels alumnus promoted at one of largest Canadian law firms

Published: 29May2018

The Partnership Board of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) announced that effective July 1, 2018, John G. Murphy (BCom’86) will assume the role of National Managing Partner and Chief Executive...

IMPM: A Life-changing Experience

Published: 29May2018

Hear from Professor Henry Mintzberg on what sets the International Masters Program for Managers (IMPM) apart from all the rest....

The price to pay for airline passenger rights

Published: 29May2018

Professor Karl Moore joins CBC News to talk about how new passenger rights rules affect airline strategy....

Duped by the promise of riches, investors are left in the cold

Published: 29May2018

Graphite Energy Corp (GRXXF), a Vancouver company with a mining operation in the Laurentians, was believed to be the next big thing among investors....

Weighing the meaning behind a new order for C Series planes

Published: 29May2018

With news that Bombardier closed a deal for 30 new CS300 planes for airBaltic, Professor Karl Moore comments on whether this will yield job creation for the company....

Living a fulfilling life and growing older

Published: 29May2018

Growing older should not limit your mindset or outcome. A recent article cites Desautels Professor Karl Moore’s tips for ensuring that each of us taps into our talents to make a lasting impact –...

Professor Emmanuelle Vaast received Best Paper Award in Academy of Management Annals

Published: 29May2018

Professor Emmanuelle Vaast's paper published in the Academy of Management Annals, "Social Media and Their Affordances for Organizing: A Review and Agenda for Research," with Paul M. Leonardi were...

Professor Patrick Augustin wins 2018 Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income

Published: 25May2018

Assistant Professor in Finance, Patrick Augustin, recently received the 2018 Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income at the Society for Financial Studies (SFS) Calvalcade North America...