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Innovation bootcamp goes global

News - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:42
The Dunin-Deshpande Queen’s Innovation Centre is working with the Bader International Study Centre to bring entrepreneurship to the castle.

Standardized Patient program extends beyond campus

News - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:20
Queen's-based program uses actors to enhance training in the community.

Agreement highlights college-university collaboration

News - Tue, 03/13/2018 - 10:49
Queen’s online Bachelor of Health Sciences program will offer advanced standing to students from various college programs.

Exploring Indigenous identities

News - Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:23
The Queen’s Native Student Association (QNSA) is organizing a week of events aimed at raising awareness of reconciliation and Indigenous matters.

Smith launches North America’s first graduate business degree in artificial intelligence

News - Fri, 03/09/2018 - 09:34
Master's program focuses on the application of artificial intelligence and machine learning in the context of modern business decision-making.

Making Undergraduate Orientation more inclusive

News - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 14:17
The Undergraduate Orientation Review Working Group (UORWG) has submitted 20 recommendations to foster diversity and inclusivity within undergraduate orientation.

UCARE holds first public meeting

News - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 14:04
Much of the conversation at the University Council on Anti-Racism and Equity (UCARE) public meeting revolved around the university’s progress on two key reports.

Investing in innovative ideas

News - Tue, 03/06/2018 - 13:18
Teams of Queen’s and St. Lawrence College students will be receiving internships and other supports to implement their city-building ideas.

Deputy Provost launches inclusivity newsletter

News - Mon, 03/05/2018 - 13:59
Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Inclusion) Teri Shearer is launching a monthly email newsletter in support of an inclusive living and learning environment at Queen’s. 

Queen’s Law reveals shortlisted proposals for Indigenous art commission

News - Thu, 03/01/2018 - 13:43
Have your say on the three proposals submitted by Indigenous artists seeking to create a permanent art installation in the Queen’s Law building.

The spirit of Black History Month 2018 lives on

News - Wed, 02/28/2018 - 10:12
The themes of Black History Month 2018 included perseverance, and looking to the future. 

Learning Outcomes Assessment project into new phase

News - Wed, 02/28/2018 - 09:36
New focus on embedding and assessing student critical thinking skills in course work.

Introducing our new faculty members: Kristy Timmons

News - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 14:11
Kristy Timmons (Education) is one of the 41 new faculty members hired in 2017-18 as part of Principal Daniel Woolf's faculty renewal plans. 

Actua funding supports skills development

News - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 13:59
The Queen’s Engineering Outreach team program has received CanCode funding to support outreach in digital skills.

Queen’s family medicine residents participate in unique Falkland Islands rotation

News - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:40
One Queen's family medicine resident will be heading 11,000 kilometres south for a year to help citizens of a remote Commonwealth territory. 

Queen's encourages innovation with student competition prize

News - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:51
The City of Kingston and the Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre have partnered to create an additional prize for the Mayor's Innovation Challenge.

Community-based Queen’s Cares program expands

News - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:16
Students will spend Reading Week supporting local organizations. 

Learning Indigenous languages

News - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:58
Practice your “Boozhoo” (Anishinaabe for “greetings”) and “Miigwetch” (“thank you”) and learn about Indigenous cultures in a new Queen’s program.

Queen’s professor earns 3M honours

News - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 09:12
Richard Ascough is the university’s ninth faculty member to be named a national teaching fellow.