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Taking music festival online

Tue, 05/12/2020 - 17:13
The inaugural Ballytobin Live From the Isabel Online Summer Music Festival will bring live concerts to music lovers in Kingston and around the world.

Helping leaders make public health decisions during COVID-19

Fri, 05/08/2020 - 16:04
Queen’s researcher Dongmei Chen and her collaborators have received federal funding to explore how the social dynamics of coronavirus transmission impact the collective capacity for emergency responses.

Queen's University archives chronicles COVID-19 for future researchers

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 15:39
Friday, May 8, 2020

KINGSTON-The Queen’s University Archives is doing its part to compile the most critical information surrounding the novel Coronavirus pandemic.


Ready for a productive summer online

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 14:27
Enrolments are surging in popular online summer courses at Queen’s.

Queen’s remembers J. Harry McCaughey

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 13:51
Professor Emeritus in the Department of Geography and Planning passed away on May 1.

Available Expert - A truly black hole

Thu, 05/07/2020 - 11:33
Thursday, May 7, 2020

 Queen’s University black hole expert  and PhD candidate Nikhil Arora (Astrophysics) is available to comment on a discovery astronomers have discovered just 1000 light years from earth. It was discovered in the system called HR 6819, in the constellation Telescopium, and recently published in the journal Astronomy and Astrophysics.  It is based on data collected using telescopes at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile.

With people staying home, music teaching app proves popular

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 14:06
The Cadenza practice app developed at Queen’s is a growing hit with aspiring musicians in Canada and around the world during the COVID-19 crisis.

Principal announces 2020 Distinguished University Professors

Wed, 05/06/2020 - 13:29
Six faculty members receive Queen’s University’s top research-related honour.

Queen’s University professor earns international honour

Mon, 05/04/2020 - 13:39
Katherine McKittrick (Cultural Studies) inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as an International Honorary Member in social sciences

Philanthropists back ventilator project led by Queen's Nobel Laureate

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 13:34
Canadian donors are supporting Professor Emeritus Art McDonald as he leads the development of a ventilator that could help people affected by COVID-19.

Queen’s remembers Suning Wang

Fri, 05/01/2020 - 13:30
Distinguished University Professor in the Department of Chemistry died on April 27 after a long illness.

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