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Roadwork construction update: September 1

  • Stuart Street between Barrie Street and Lower University Avenue will be closed to through traffic starting Tuesday, September 2 as the contractor will be excavating in the intersection of George Street and Stuart Street. Vehicles needing to access Queen’s and KGH buildings in this area of Stuart Street will still be able to do so, but will not be able to travel through the intersection of George and Stuart and will need to exit the same way they entered. Pedestrian access on Stuart Street and George Street will be maintained throughout.

Elevator out of service

The passenger elevator (EL1941) located in the Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts will be out of service until Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Any questions or concerns regarding this service outage should be directed to Fixit by phone at ext. 77301 or by email.

Custodial cleaning changes

Beginning Sept. 2, there will be some changes to how often some spaces on campus are cleaned by custodial staff. While most areas, including classrooms, washrooms, laboratories, libraries and cafeterias, won’t see any changes, there will be reductions in secondary public spaces and offices.

The university remains committed to maintaining a clean and safe environment for everyone on campus, and these changes will not compromise health and safety. PPS will closely monitor buildings and make adjustments if required.

August 29, 2014

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Heather Stuart (Department of Public Health Sciences) commented in the Globe and Mail about depression in the workplace.

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) was quoted in a Globe and Mail story on Ebola.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) commented in the National Post on Canadian housing prices.

Heather Stuart (Community Health and Epidemiology) – How do I tell my colleagues I suffer from depression, in the Globe and Mail.

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Employee discount page revised and updated

Strategic Procurement Services has published a new Queen’s employee discount page, listing Kingston vendors that offer deals to university employees. The list of services can be found on their website.

Applications open for tuition support plan

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Friday August 29, 2014

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August 28, 2014

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Ned Franks (Political Studies) was quoted in the Globe and Mail talking about the Conservatives' crime bill.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) and Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) both appeared on CTV News Channel talking about the Ebola virus.

Lynda Colgan (Education) was interviewed on CTV News Channel talking about teaching children math.

Ned Franks (Political Studies) – The Conservatives’ crime bill is endangered by administrative error, in the Globe and Mail.

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August 27, 2014

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Lynda Colgan (Education) commented in the Toronto Star about math curriculum in schools.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) appeared in the National Post talking about palliative care.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Tim Hortons and Burger King agree to merger deal, on CTV News Channel, Global National, CBC Radio One (across Canada) and a number of other national newspapers.

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August, 26, 2014

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Ken Wong (School of Business) was interviewed by the Globe and Mail and CBC's The National about the proposed Tim Hortons/Burger King expansion.

Judith Davidson (Psychology) had her op-ed on teenage sleep published in the Globe and Mail.

Kathy Brock (Political Studies) commented on murdered and missing aboriginal women in the National Post.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Tim Hortons and Burger King eye global expansion with merger talks, on CBC’s The National, the Globe and Mail, the National Post, the Huffington Post, CBC’s Ontario Morning, the Toronto Star and a number of national daily newspapers.

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Residences construction update: August 25

  • The tower crane on the Albert St. building will be removed on August 28. Albert St. will be partially closed for the day and will experience congestion.
  • There will be a power outage on August 26th from 6 am until 2 pm affecting Leonard, Gord-Brock, and Morris. McNeill will experience a power outage from 6 am 4 pm on this day.

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Air conditioning shut down today, possibly tomorrow

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Tuesday August 26, 2014

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