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Brian Osborne, Duncan Sinclair appointed to Order of Canada

Sun, 01/05/2020 - 13:55
Governor General recognizes Queen's community members for their contributions to the nation.

Manhattan’s rainforest of sound

Thu, 12/19/2019 - 11:54
MoMA features audio-visual art installation co-designed by Queen’s composer.

Is it better to buy a real Christmas tree or a fake one?

Tue, 12/17/2019 - 12:42
THE CONVERSATION: Real Christmas trees may be in short supply this year thanks to the 2008 economic downturn, climate change, and insect infestations.

Book captures national and international attention

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 12:43
Robert Morrison’s The Regency Years feted with two prestigious book honours.

Will Kymlicka receives SSHRC Gold Medal

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 13:28
Queen’s professor and researcher is awarded one of the highest honours for the social sciences in Canada.

A star among the stars

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 09:38
Queen’s University Nobel Laureate Arthur McDonald is the special guest at the next Observatory Open House.

Digital economy’s environmental footprint is threatening the planet

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 12:37
THE CONVERSATION: The digital economy is taking off as are the greenhouse gas emissions, electronic waste, and pollution associated with it.

Supporting students during exams

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 10:46
Student Affairs offers supports to help students prepare and stay healthy throughout the exam period.

Hitting all the right notes

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 16:35
Queen's Faculty of Education unveils Cadenza Practice App, a new digital tool that helps students grow and blossom as musicians.

Change One Thing to make a difference

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 10:12
The Centre for Teaching and Learning launches the Change One Thing challenge for faculty at Queen's.

Supporting career building in Student Affairs

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 15:05
Inaugural Careers in Student Affairs at Queen’s offers opportunity to network with staff members and learn more about the portfolio.

Media Advisory - Queen's University unveils Cadenza, an online tool designed to help music students hone their craft

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 11:21
Friday, November 29, 2019

KINGSTON – The Cadenza Community Pilot Project is the latest tool designed to help music students learn faster and stay on track. Researchers in the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University, in partnership with Concordia University and partners in Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, have created a new application that transforms musical learning.


Wildlife exposed to more pollution than previously thought

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 09:21
THE CONVERSATION: Scientists have a new approach to understanding how pollution threatens species-at-risk in Canada.

Media Advisory - Queen's University welcomes The Right Honourable Paul Martin

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 13:04
Thursday, November 28, 2019

KINGSTON – The Right Honourable Paul Martin is this year’s guest speaker for the Tom Courchene Distinguished Speaker Series. Martin will be speaking with Kanonhsyonne (Janice Hill), Associate Vice-Principal (Indigenous Initiatives and Reconciliation), on the topic of Moving Forward: A Conversation on Education and Reconciliation.


Nobel Laureate earns international honour

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 09:48
Arthur McDonald named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Agnes Etherington Art Centre earns pair of awards

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 13:27
Director Jan Allen, ‘The hold: movements in the contemporary collection’ exhibition honoured by the Ontario Association of Art Galleries.

Discount for ESU programs available for Queen’s faculty, staff and alumni

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 10:50
Enrichment Studies Unit offcers challenging and inspiring academics for students in grades 5-12 while enriching their potential. 

News Release - Principal Patrick Deane announces next Queen's University Provost

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 09:39
Wednesday, November 27, 2019

(November 2019) Principal and Vice-Chancellor Patrick Deane announced Mark F. Green (Sc’87) will serve as Queen’s next Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic). Dr. Green is a skilled and respected administrator, accomplished researcher, admired teacher, and champion of diversity and inclusivity, who currently holds the position of Vice Dean (Graduate Studies and Recruitment) at the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s. He will begin his five-year term as Provost on March 1, 2020, succeeding Interim Provost Tom Harris.

News Release - Queen's University researcher uncovers unique movement in distant galaxies

Tue, 11/26/2019 - 13:18
Tuesday, November 26, 2019

(November 2019) Queen’s University Professor Judith Irwin, along with her Continuum Halos in Nearby Galaxies -- an EVLA Survey (CHANG-ES) project group, have discovered the unique orientation of magnetic fields never seen before in any galaxy halo (the gaseous region around a galaxy).  These magnetic fields reverse direction with a systematic pattern which is likely connected to spiral structure in the disk.