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Student Researchers' Work Celebrated by Queen's

Student Researchers' Work Celebrated by Queen's

Classics undergraduate students Dominique Dupuis and Ian Longo are among 26 young researchers taking part in Research Services' annual celebration, held at the Speakers Corner in Stauffer Library's Learning Commons. Principal Daniel Woolf and Vice-Principal (Research) Steven Liss were present and offered their remarks. The students' posters will be on display November 6-14, 2013.

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Michaëlle Jean - Vorres Museum

The Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean speaks at the opening of a new exhibit at the Vorres Museum in Athens

The opening of the exhibition The Lure of the Local: Women Artists in the Canadian Land(scape), in the presence of over 300 art lovers and officials, took place on November 5, 2013 at the Vorres Museum in Athens, Greece. Among the many guests was H.E. the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean (see photos below). Please see the Press Release to learn more about the exhibit opening.

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Convocation 2013

Congratulations to our 2013 Classics Graduates!

The Classics Class of 2013 were presented with their diplomas on June 10, 2013. Professor Anne Foley, Head of Classics, and Dr. Bernard Kavanagh attended the ceremony. Students came by the Department for cake and conversation at a casual post-ceremony get-together. We wish you all the best of luck in your future endeavours!

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Manga Mania

Manga Mania! Student Projects Showcased at the Grad Club

Students in Professor Drew Griffith's Greek and Roman Epic class (CLST 311) had their graphic novel projects put on display at the Grad Club. Based on a passage of Vergil’s Aeneid , students were to create a graphic novel (comic), manga or film-director’s storyboard to tell visually what Vergil tells with words. The result was an impressive display of talent and creativity. Professor Griffith arranged to have the student work displayed at the Grad Club from April 8th to 12th

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Classics Banquet 2013

Classics Banquet 2013

The annual Classics Banquet was held on March 15 at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Kingston. Once again, the DSC did a wonderful job organising the event and, despite it being the Ides of March, a good time was had by all! Scroll down for more photos.

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