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New course dunks students in Lake Ontario

CBC News · Posted: Sep 09, 2023 4:00 AM EDT | Last Updated: September 9 - Sep 09, 2023

A new course at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont., is offering students an opportunity to immerse themselves in Lake Ontario, both figuratively and literally.

Congratulations DEVS Class of 2023!

Jun 21, 2023

On June 21, 2023 the convocation ceremony for Queen's University graduates of the Global Development Studies program was held at the Leon's Centre in Kingston.

MSP research wins the Water International Best Paper Award.

Jun 16, 2023

The International Water Resources Association named the Municipal Services Project (MSP) research as the Best Paper of the Year in 2022!

Teaching Assistantship Vacancies 2023-2024

Jun 15, 2023

The Department of Global Development Studies invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in available teaching assistant positions.

So Youn Kim, DEVS PhD Candidate artwork featured

Jun 08, 2023

So Youn Kim, a DEVS PhD candidate who has a passion for art has been featured on the ITSLIQUID website.

Tineke Kippers successfully defends her MA thesis

May 08, 2023

The Department of Global Development Studies congratulates Tineke Kippers on successfully defending her Master of Arts Thesis.

Jordan Stark Wins Mitacs Globalink Research Award

Apr 27, 2023

Congratulations to DEVS PhD candidate Jordan Stark on being awarded the Mitacs Globalink Research Award - National Research Foundation of South Africa.

Jadyn Kuah Receives the 2022-2023 Eileen Krieger Award

Apr 11, 2023

The Global Development Studies Department congratulates Jadyn Kuah for being the recipient of the 2022-2023 Eileen Krieger Award. This award honours a graduating student in the DEVS program who demonstrates the qualities cherished in Eileen.

Professor Rebecca Hall Wins ISA Book Award

Mar 15, 2023

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Hall on being selected as the winner of the 2023 International Studies Association Global Development Studies Book Award for her book Refracted Economies (University of Toronto Press, 2022).

Two New Experiential Learning Courses in Spring 2023

Jan 25, 2023

The Department of Global Development Studies is excited to be offering two new experiential learning courses in the 2023 spring/summer term.

Students Meet Cuban Canadian Jazz Pianist at the Isabel

Jan 23, 2023

Cuban Culture and Society (DEVS 306) students met famed Cuban Canadian jazz pianist and bandleader Hilario Duran backstage at the Isabel.

40th Annual Archives Lecture by Dr. Karen Dubinsky.

Oct 20, 2022

Queen's University Archives is pleased to invite you to view the 40th Annual Archives Lecture."An Artistic Chronicle of Havana in the 1960s: Cuban-Canadian Harry Tanner" presented by Dr. Karen Dubinsky.