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Dr. Jennifer Tomasone, from Student to SKHS Faculty Member

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Coming full circle

Dr. Jennifer Tomasone (SKHS Assistant Professor) has a special passion for Queen’s University.TomasonePicMay2016

Hoda Gharib, SKHS MSc Candidate participates in 3M Thesis Final

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SKHS MSc Candidate, Hoda Gharib


is a finalist in the:

Three Minute Thesis Competition FINAL

Date:  Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Time: 4:45pm

Venue: Biosciences 1101

Robert Bentley, PhD Candidate and Luc Martin, PhD - SKHS Instructors receive 2015 AMS Teaching Awards

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The 2015-2016 AMS Teaching Awards Ceremony was held on Friday 11 March 2016.  The AMS received over 150 nominations for this year’s teaching awards.

They selected 10 finalists for the Frank Knox Teaching Award - 4 of those finalists were instructors from SKHS: Dr. Luc Martin, Dr. Jennifer Tomasone, Dr. Michael Tschakovsky, and Ashley Johnson, SKHS PhD Candidate. 

WAG Adaptive Games 2016 - a hit with participants and SKHS Students

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Adaptive Games a hit with participants, Queen's students

 By Steph Crosier, Kingston Whig-Standard / Sunday, January 31, 2016 9:25:24 EST PM (snipped)


SKHS Grads are BEWIC Champs 2016

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SKHS grad students won the Competitive and Overall categories of the 2016 BEWIC Sports Weekend. 

Congrats Team !


Dr. Geoffrey Smith, SKHS Professor Emeritus, receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the Peace History Society

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Dr. Geoffrey Smith, Professor Emeritus with the (now) School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, has been awarded The Lifetime Achievement Award by the Peace History Society.  He is only the fifth recipient of this prestigious award.  (pic below courtesy the Gazette)

Dr. Elaine Power talks to the Ottawa Citizen Newspaper about "...a Canada that doesn't need food banks"

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Elaine Power: To serve the hungriest, we need a Canada that doesn't need food banks.....

"After more than 30 years, we know that food banks are not the answer. It is time to reinvest in our social safety net."

Dr. Elaine Power speaks about how food banks are not functioning

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Dr. Elaine Power, SKHS Faculty Member, speaks to LaPresse about Food Banks.  She says:  “The only study on the issue showed that 65-80% of families who do not have enough to eat never go to food banks.....They are at home and they are hungry."

King Lab Team wins 2015 Sociology of Sport Journal Article Award

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November News 2015 - From the King Socio-Cultural Studies Lab

Former SKHS MA student, Matthew Hawzen, won the 2015 Barbara Brown Student Paper Award from the North American Society for the Sociology of Sport for work based on his MA thesis on Tim Tebow.

Dr. Elaine Power and the fight against hunger

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Dr. Elaine Power, Associate Professor in the School of Kinesiology & Health Studies at Queen’s University speaks about the fight against hunger at the SPUR Festival in Ottawa ON on 07 November 2015.  Dr. Power says:  “An adequate basic income guarantee would mean the end of hunger and then food banks could be closed forever.”