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Funding for new discoveries

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 14:49
Queen’s University researchers earn over $20 million in funding from the NSERC Discovery Grants program.

Top acts take the stage in dazzling new season at The Isabel

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 13:56
The 2019-20 season at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts offers up everything from virtuosi to emerging local artists, and much, much more.

U.S. college admissions scandal means more skepticism of genuine invisible disabilities

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 09:47
The Conversation: Abuses of disability diagnoses cheat students with disabilities who are now more likely to face skepticism about their diagnoses.

Championing career development with tailored support

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 09:11
Department of Psychology offers new tailored career support for students.

Integrating Western and Indigenous care

Thu, 05/16/2019 - 13:27
Dean's Blog: Looking to take the next step in her career, Jung Lin found a perfect fit in the DSc in Rehabilitation and Health Leadership (RHL) program.

Media Advisory - Minister Kirsty Duncan makes significant funding announcement at Queen's University

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 09:34
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

KINGSTON – The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will be at Queen’s University to announce this year’s recipients of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship and Banting Post-Doctoral Fellowship. These awards will help train some of the brightest doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows and will strengthen Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class research talent.

Funding new scientific frontiers

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 09:31
New Frontiers in Research Fund fuels Queen’s research in topics ranging from Lyme disease to climate change.

Queen’s researcher in precision medicine receives international honour

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 11:41
School of Computing's Parvin Mousavi receives the IEEE Canada C.C. Gotlieb Computer Award for her contributions to machine learning.

Creating the perfect research partnership

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 11:24
Funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada is bolstering research partnerships at Queen’s University.

Queen’s names first Distinguished University Professors

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 09:17
Recipients recognized for international research and teaching excellence.

Careers start here

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 08:47
Employment program aimed at attracting Queen’s Arts and Science graduates to accelerate their careers in Kingston grows into second year.

Media Advisory - Ninth annual Science Rendezvous welcomes Astronaut Drew Feustel

Thu, 05/09/2019 - 11:47
Thursday, May 9, 2019

KINGSTON – The ninth annual Science Rendezvous returns to the Leons Centre and this year features a number of special guests and unique exhibits.

Canadian astronaut and Queen’s University alumni Drew Feustel (PhD’95, DSc’16) will be on hand for two question and answer periods and is available to chat with the public about his unique space adventures.

Queen’s economist wins second Donner Prize

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 09:36
Award for book on Indigenous rights makes Thomas J. Courchene the first two-time recipient of top Canadian public policy writing honour.

The interdisciplinary green team

Mon, 05/06/2019 - 10:02
Four leading researchers from Queen’s University have been awarded the NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize for their work in building a sustainable future.

News Release - Queen's University and the Agnes Etherington unveil new Rembrandt

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 15:33
Friday, May 3, 2019

KINGSTON - Agnes Etherington Art Centre at Queen’s University today unveiled Head of an Old Man with Curly Hair – a 1659 painting by legendary Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn, rarely seen by the public. Linda and Daniel Bader recently donated the piece to the museum in memory of Daniel’s late father and Queen’s alumnus, Alfred Bader. Dr. Bader, chemist, entrepreneur, visionary philanthropist, and discerning collector of art, passed away last December.

Dealing with the absurdity of human existence in the face of converging catastrophes

Fri, 05/03/2019 - 10:57
Understanding the evolutionary roots of what draws us to delusions of legacy and distractions of leisure will help us address the environmental challenges of the 21st century.

A Rembrandt to remember

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 09:22
Rarely-seen masterpiece gifted to Queen’s art museum in memory of honoured alumnus Alfred Bader.

Queen’s Law launches Graduate Diploma in Immigration and Citizenship Law

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 09:28
Faculty of Law is the sole accredited English-language provider of a new graduate diploma program to train prospective immigration and citizenship consultants.

Forget smart cities (for a minute), we need to talk about smart farms

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 11:33
Many of us still have a romantic view of farmers surveying rolling hills but our food in Canada increasingly comes from industrial farms aided by agricultural technology.

Major funding boost for two Queen’s-affiliated research institutions

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 10:29
SNOLAB and Canada’s National Design Network see funding increase of more than $12 million, through the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s Major Science Initiatives fund.