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Welcoming Indigenous staff voices

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 14:54
Queen’s has added new staff positions to provide greater support to Indigenous students and those working with Indigenous communities.

Talking treaties, research, and rights

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 11:37
A pair of recent events are furthering Indigeneity and reconciliation on campus through knowledge sharing.

Soundings scores for reconciliation

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 10:16
A new Indigenous art exhibit at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre comprises four outdoor artworks, and 11 indoor artworks which will appear in January.

A growing commitment to inclusion and reconciliation

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 14:08
Two new Associate Vice-Principal roles will help shape the strategic initiatives of the institution through the lens of inclusivity.

Extending the rafters

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:07
Four Directions completes expansion, fulfilling a Queen’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission task force recommendation.

Funding available for inclusive initiatives

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 09:59
The Office of the Provost and Vice Principal (Academic) has launched a new program to fund community efforts to build a more inclusive campus.

Innovations in equity

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:52
For a second consecutive year, the Queen’s Human Rights and Equity Office has received a national award for its inclusivity tools.

“Words that are lasting”

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 09:47
The Faculty of Law has unveiled a permanent art installation in their lobby, paying tribute to Indigenous Peoples.

The Royal round-up

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:12
Four Queen’s University researchers elected to the Royal Society of Canada.

Making Aboriginal education accessible

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 09:31
A Métis student has created an online resource to help teachers learn about Aboriginal education.

Living off the land

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 12:42
For 18 students, the great outdoors was their classroom as part of a field study course where they live off the land.

Queen’s Alumni Review 2018 Issue 3 now available

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 08:33
This edition is all about the diverse groups of people who make up the Queen’s University community, and efforts to foster a climate of inclusion.

A welcoming website

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 13:55
The Inclusive Queen’s website provides information on resources, training, and support services to help all members of the Queen’s community feel welcomed. 

August/September Inclusive Queen's newsletter published

Tue, 08/28/2018 - 14:59
This month's edition looks at some key inclusivity announcements tied to the back-to-school season.

Queen’s Reads book for 2018-19 unveiled

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 08:55
This year’s Queen’s Reads book will take the university community on a trip down the 401. 

Orientation changes encourage inclusivity

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 09:44
Several recommendations of the Undergraduate Orientation Review Working Group are in place for Orientation 2018.

Law grad recognized for advancing reconciliation at Queen’s

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:07
Jason Mercredi (Law'18) awarded the Dean’s Key for embodying the law school's community values, collegiality, professionalism and service. 

Campus and community: Supporting Indigenous academics and Indigenous research

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 14:32

The School of Graduate Studies has earmarked additional funding and introduced a new admissions policy for Indigenous applicants for master’s and doctoral programs, 

Breathing new life into Indigenous languages

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 10:14
The university is working with a local Indigenous cultural organization and Indigenous leaders to help with language revitalization.

Leading reconciliation

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 14:26
A new group will begin meeting this fall to coordinate the university’s response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission task force report.