Arts & Science In the News

Life Sciences graduate and former president of the Queen's Native Student Association, Dr. Donna May Kimmaliardjuk (ArtSci'11), is Canada's first Inuk heart surgeon.

Hillary Lia - a third year undergraduate student in the Biomedical Computing Honour's Program, and the youngest of all nominees - has been named as Finalist for the Computing Research Association's (CRA) Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award. Her research pertains to development of novel methods for computational surgical skill assessment and translation of those into training curricula in the Queen's Clinical Simulation Centre. 

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City of Kingston announces the 2017 Mayor's Arts Awards recipients

KINGSTON, ON/Dec. 5, 2017 – Last evening at a ceremony in Memorial Hall in Kingston City Hall, Mayor Bryan Paterson presented Mayor’s Arts Awards to five recipients. The award winners will be recognized formally at city council this evening.

Queen's Master of Art Conservation student Patrick Gauthier worked to repair and restore a severly damaged piece of art, Whatif/Twilight by Ron Moppett, which is now on display at the National Art Gallery of Canada.

Queen's Chemistry PhD Student Caitlin Miron has won the 2017 Mitacs PhD Award for Outstanding Innovation. Ms. Miron has discovered a DNA binder that, in essence, prevents cancer cells from spreading.