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Alumni Volunteer Series

Whether you have been a volunteer with Queen's for decades, or your volunteer experience is just beginning, this conference is for you. Alumni Volunteer Series (AVS) is an ideal way to build your network with other experienced volunteer leaders. 

AVS 2021

Throughout 2021, the Queen's University Alumni Association Board of Directors will be hosting virtual panels and round-tables through the re-imagined Alumni Volunteer Series. These mini events will feature prominent Queen’s alumni as they share their personal experiences and professional insights into Equity, Diversity, Indigeneity, and Inclusion at Queen’s, and beyond. Stay tuned for event details.

QUAA Non-Traditional Queen's Experiences

QUAA hosted an alumni panel discussion on non-traditional Queen's experiences, life after Queen's, and the challenges of not fitting the status quo on March 6, 2021.

Joining the panel discussion were alumni Yinka Adegbusi, Artsci'13, Zhaodi Culbreath, Sc'08, and Chu Q. Wang, Com'15, and hosted by Tuba Chishti, Artsci'15. 


AVS 2020

Alumni Volunteer Summit 2020 was scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 4, with some specialized sessions scheduled on Friday, April 3. Due the impact of COVID-19, AVS was cancelled in 2020. Sessions would have included:

  • Keynote address from Shari Hughson, NSc'86, and the current director of the Master of Management Innovation & Entrepreneurship program at the Smith School of Business. 
  • Principal's Remarks and Q&A with Queen's new Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Patrick Deane.
  • An interactive "Design Thinking" workshop led by facilitators from the Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre

 AVS 2019

2019 Great QUAA Initiatives Presentations


AVS 2018

2018 Great QUAA Initiatives Presentations


AVS 2017

2017 Great QUAA Initiatives Presentations


AVS 2016

2016 Poster Presentations 


AVS 2015