Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

Canada’s business school for developing and inspiring responsible leaders.

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Business as a force for good®.

We are redefining leadership and business education to respond to our changing world. We believe that ethical and collaborative business leaders are unquestionably the future.

Happening at Lang

Arlene Asika

From Nigeria to Guelph, how I found my place as a Commerce student at Lang

Arlene Asika, a 3rd year Marketing Management Co-op student writes about moving from Nigeria to Canada. 

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Lang Faculty Contribute to U of G’s SSHRC Insight Development Grant Funding 

5 research projects, ranging from climate change to machine learning, will receive funding from the SSHRC Insight Development grants.

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Grad inspired to move her career towards beauty and sustainability

For Lana Elsheikha (BComm ’20), the confidence and skills she gained at Lang helped her to create her own path. After her co-op term, she kept in touch with her supervisors at Henkel and returned to the company upon graduation.


Authenticity Is Key: Achieving Sustainability from the Inside Out

Companies who want to achieve high performance for their environmental, social, and governance (ESG) activities must construct an authentic sustainability identity, says Dr. Rumina Dhalla. 

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U of G Research Assesses Impact of University Education on Entrepreneurship

Dr. Davar Rezania and PhD student Jonathan Parkes are examining how well university education prepares one for entrepreneurship.

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U of G’s Lang School MBA Ranks First in Canada for Sustainability

Lang's MBA program has been ranked #1 in Canada (and #5 globally) for its focus on developing sustainable business leaders in the 2022 Corporate Knights Better World MBA Ranking.

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Q&A: Erin Young

Erin Young is the newest addition to the team at the John F. Wood Centre. With a career that has led to her being nominated for an Academy Award and International Emmy, among other things, she brings with her a unique insight into entrepreneurship and collaborative creative work. 

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Community-based economic development is the key to a strong pandemic recovery

As communities across the world look to revitalize their economies, a community wealth building approach to local economic development can help point a new way forward as we begin to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic writes Dr. Audrey Jamal in a new commentary for The Conversation Canada.

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We are committed to using business as a force for good to achieve the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals.

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The Lang School is proud to be accredited by the AACSB.

Fewer than 6% of the world’s business schools have earned the prestigious accreditation.

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