News

University to launch consultation on Indigenous identity

Nov 02, 2021

Process will engage Indigenous community on how to ensure hiring and other internal policies and procedures are clear and equitable.

Principal Deane again cautions against large unsanctioned gatherings

Oct 21, 2021

Principal Patrick Deane sent the following letter to all students ahead of more large gatherings anticipated this weekend.

Recording available: Principal's Town Hall

Oct 01, 2021

Principal Patrick Deane held a town hall for Faculty and Staff on September 27, 2021 with Dr. Gerald Evans.

Advancing Truth and Reconciliation

Sep 10, 2021

This year, the last day of September will mark Canada’s first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a newly designated day of remembrance to honour victims and survivors of Canada’s Indigenous residential school system.

Statement on new City of Kingston emergency order

Sep 10, 2021

Queen’s understands and supports the City of Kingston’s efforts to further curb illegal gatherings in light of the pandemic.

Principal and AMS President's message to students

Sep 02, 2021

In email to all students, Principal Patrick Deane and AMS President Zaid Kasim speak about what it's going to take for Queen's to have a safe and successful year.

Queen's launches online vaccination status declaration form

Sep 01, 2021

Under the new policy, all individuals (students, staff, faculty, contractors, and visitors) who are participating in university activities in person, either on Queen’s campus or other Queen’s property, must be vaccinated.

Principal to update Queen's community on fall plans

Aug 27, 2021

As the fall semester approaches rapidly, Queen’s is focusing on making sure the right health and safety plan is in place for a safe return to campus for all students, faculty, and staff.

Queen's to require COVID-19 vaccinations

Aug 12, 2021

Today, Queen’s University announced that it will require all students, staff, and faculty returning to campus to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Students, staff and faculty will need to be fully vaccinated or have a plan to do so, by Sept. 7.

From the Principal: Benefit to the world

Aug 09, 2021

Queen's Strategic Framework shows the influence of our continuing engagement with the 17 SDGs.

Queen's launching new harassment and discrimination policy

Aug 04, 2021

Queen’s Board of Trustees has approved a Harassment and Discrimination Prevention and Response Policy (H&D Policy), as well as amendments to align the Student Code of Conduct with the new H&D Policy.

Queen's welcomes first Commitment Scholars

Communications staff - Aug 03, 2021

Admission award recognizes leadership among underserved and underrepresented first-year students.