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A ‘noteable’ day for Queen’s and Canada

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:21
Dean of the Faulty of Arts and Science Barbara Crow and Professor Jonathan Rose were members of an expert panel that selected Viola Desmond to adorn the new $10 bill.

Media Advisory - Second Oasis Senior Supporting Living program opens in Kingston

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:07
Monday, November 19, 2018

KINGSTON – The Oasis Senior Supportive Living Inc. is an innovative model of active age-in-place that integrates health and supportive community services for seniors within a naturally occurring retirement community, such as an apartment building.  Queen’s University researchers Dr. Catherine Donnelly and Dr. Vincent DePaul are the research leaders of the Oasis model expansion and evaluation project. Journalists are welcomed to a media event at the original Oasis property to speak to the program organizers and seniors living in the building.


Imagining our digital future

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:57
Principal’s symposium explores the intersection of ‘the human’ and ‘the digital’.

Entering the U.S. market

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:19
Continuing Teacher Education Office at Queen’s University now offers courses for teachers in the United States.

Introducing our new faculty members: Ricard Gil

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:08
Ricard Gil is a faculty member in Smith School of Business.

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.

Igniting curiosity

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 13:10
First edition of the IGnite: Inspiring Generations through Research short talk series launches Nov. 15 at The Isabel.

Media Advisory - New lecture series kicks off at Queen's University

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 09:14
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

KINGSTON – The Arthur B. McDonald Canadian Astroparticle Physics Research Institute and Queen’s University Relations are starting a new lecture series - IGnite: Inspiring Generations through Research. This new quarterly event series focuses on the breadth of research happening across the university.


Fall Preview welcomes prospective students

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 14:07
Close to 4,400 prospective students and family members attend first of two open houses at Queen’s.

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.

Remembrance restored through labour of love

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 14:12
Stained-glass cartoon restoration  at Queen's University Archives completed 16 years after first started.

Available Expert - Scotland becomes first country to approve LGBTI school lessons

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:06
Friday, November 9, 2018

Queen’s University researcher Lee Airton is available to comment on Scotland being the first country to approve LGBTI school lessons and embed the teachings of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex rights into the school curriculum. Schools will also be required to teach students about the history of LGBTI movements and campaigns.

Media Advisory - Queen's University Principal Daniel Woolf hosts Community Breakfast

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:06
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

KINGSTON – Queen’s University members and community leaders are coming together again for the Principal’s Community Breakfast. This is Principal Daniel Woolf’s final breakfast in his official capacity of principal and vice-chancellor.


The theme of this year’s breakfast is Linked Legacies: Queen’s and Kingston over the past 10 years. Principal will talk about the town/gown relationship Queen’s and Kingston have built and maintained over the years.

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.

News Release - Queen's announces appointment of 21st Principal and Vice-Chancellor

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 14:10
Monday, November 5, 2018

KINGSTON - Queen’s University introduced its next Principal and Vice-Chancellor today at a special announcement event in Stauffer Library. Patrick Deane will become the 21st Principal and Vice-Chancellor on July 1, 2019, succeeding Principal Daniel Woolf.

Dr. Deane is currently the President and Vice-Chancellor of McMaster University, but he is also a familiar presence here at Queen’s. Before moving to Hamilton in 2010, he served as Vice-Principal (Academic) at Queen’s from 2005 to 2010.

Available Expert - Queen's University introducing next Principal

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 14:25
Friday, November 2, 2018

KINGSTON – Queen’s University will announce the name of the 21st Principal and Vice-Chancellor during a special event on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.


The Principal and Vice-Chancellor Designate appointment announcement follows a months-long national and international search process launched earlier this year. The selected candidate will officially assume the role of Principal and Vice-Chancellor on July 1, 2019.


Available Expert - New estimates reveal the cost to clean the oilpatch could top $260 billion

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:29
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Queen’s University expert Warren Mabee is available to comment on a new report that says cleaning up Alberta’s oilpatch could cost $260 billion.

The financial liabilities for the energy industry’s mining waste and graveyard of spent facilities were spelled out by a high-ranking official of the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) in a presentation to a private audience in Calgary in February.

News Release - Hand-held scanner shows promise for better approaches to brain bleeds in the elderly

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 14:09
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

KINGSTON - For frail and elderly individuals, brain bleeds caused by falling are a major health risk. For some, there’s also a risk of misdiagnosis, because the symptoms of a brain bleed (most commonly a subdural hematoma) can be mistaken for age-related conditions such as dementia, neurological disease or medication effects. 

Celebrating undergraduate research

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 13:22
Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships allow students to team up with their supervisor on research or develop a separate project in an area of personal interest.

Media Advisory - Second annual John Meisel Lecture features presentation by Hayden King

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 11:13
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

KINGSTON – On Thursday, November 1 at Queen’s University Hayden King will deliver the second annual lecture, titled Canada's Oldest Controversy: The Pretense of Reconciliation. He will discuss trends in the politics of settler colonialism as well as Indigenous alternatives.