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Understanding the latest COVID-19 modelling numbers

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 09:42
Friday, May 1, 2020

Taking exams from anywhere

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 11:32
Queen’s found innovative ways to deliver over 400 exams remotely to finish the term.

News Release - Queen’s University and L-SPARK announce first cohort for Compass North accelerator program focused on women-led technology companies

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 10:57
Thursday, April 30, 2020

(April 30, 2020) Queen’s University and L-SPARK, Canada’s largest accelerator for Software as a Service (SaaS) companies, today announced they will be launching the first cohort for Compass North, an accelerator program focused on growing women-led technology companies. 

Critical Care physician and researcher launches online tool to help families plan ahead for serious illness, like COVID-19 pneumonia

Tue, 04/28/2020 - 13:19
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

(April 2020) In the context of COVID-19 pandemic, Queen’s University professor and researcher, Daren Heyland has a launched an online tool called the Plan Well Guide, as a means of helping people make decisions in advance of serious illness, such as COVID-19 pneumonia. Earlier research by Dr. Heyland determined people were not ready to engage in clinical decision making with doctors when they were seriously ill.  Furthermore, doctors are also not fully engaging their patients in this communication and decision-making process because they sense this unpreparedness is a major barrier.

Will coronavirus help or hinder women’s candidacies?

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 14:16
The Conversation: COVID-19 has the potential to shock the system, upending or reinforcing existing gender imbalances in political power.

Mobility in the time of COVID-19

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 12:10
Queen’s researcher Jennifer Ruth Hosek examines how paradigms of mobility and immobility are being upended as a result of the pandemic

A successful transition for RARC

Fri, 04/24/2020 - 14:43
The Regional Assessment and Resource Centre continues to help students with invisible disabilities or mental health challenges prepare for postsecondary education.

News Release - Queens researchers and graduate students making sanitizer for kingston health sciences centre hospitals

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 13:49
Wednesday, April 22, 2020

From Queen's University

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(April, 2020) Queen’s University Chemistry professors Richard Oleschuk and Philip Jessop, and graduate student Sarah Ellis are available to comment on the manufacturing of sanitizer in Queen's lab classrooms for the area hospitals.   

The 5-minute workout

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 11:36
Queen’s researcher Brendon Gurd has developed an exercise protocol that requires no equipment, can be completed anywhere, and helps improve muscle endurance in under five minutes a day.

Modelling the spread of COVID-19

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 11:26
Queen’s professor Troy Day is helping Ontario develop models to predict the future of the virus in the province.

Living with a physical disability during the pandemic

Tue, 04/21/2020 - 10:55
Queen’s University researchers working to support people living with physical disabilities.

Helping local organizations navigate economic hardship

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 13:30
Smith School of Business partners with City of Kingston to support area businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Available Expert - Celebrating 420 in the middle of a pandemic

Mon, 04/20/2020 - 08:41
Monday, April 20, 2020

Queen’s University cannabis expert Oyedeji Ayonrinde (Psychiatry) is available to comment on 420 and how the cannabis culture is changing – perhaps forever. 420, celebrated around the world by marijuana smokers every April 20, will look vastly different this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

Lending a helping hand

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 16:12
An interdisciplinary team of Queen’s researchers and industry partners have mobilized to formulate hand sanitizer for Kingston hospitals

A Teams effort for dissertation defence

Fri, 04/17/2020 - 11:30
A student in the Department of History was one of the first ever at Queen's to defend her dissertation remotely.

Learning over the summer

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 11:59
Online courses and programs at Queen’s offer opportunities for summers disrupted by COVID-19.

Racing for air

Wed, 04/15/2020 - 09:04
Multi-disciplinary team designs and builds life-sustaining ventilator in only 14 days.

See the world from home

Tue, 04/14/2020 - 09:40
Experience art from around the globe through online collections and exhibitions with #AGNESFromHome.