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Securing Successful and Just Societies through Scholarship, Governance and Policy

July 9, 2018

Exploring the different ways individuals can belong to and participate in society, and how we can recognize this diversity of social membership: this research will help develop new models of inclusive citizenship.

[Antonio Nicaso]
June 18, 2018

After studying the Mafia for over two decades, Antonio Nicaso shares his findings and how the H2O molecule perfectly describes organized crime.

[Alana Butler]
June 18, 2018

What makes a child “at-risk” in an educational setting? Dr. Alana Butler explains what this category means, and shares her expertise in how to study the situations of at-risk children.

[Dr. Lynda Colgan]
June 14, 2018

With less than half of Ontario secondary students graduating with credits in math and science, STEM subjects are in crisis. Dr. Lynda Colgan is committed to making these subjects fun and engaging for students across Canada.

[John McGarry]
June 14, 2018

Dr. John McGarry shares his experiences negotiating international peace agreements and the complex reasons for initial conflicts. From Northern Ireland to Cyprus, Dr. McGarry has seen his fair share of civil strife.

[ Captives being rescued by boat ]
November 1, 2016

For Awet Weldemichael, an associate professor and Queen’s National Scholar in the Department of History, piracy was a chance to reveal the truth about a desperate people – and rediscover something about himself.

[Alice Vibert Douglas and colleagues at Yerkes Observatory, Chicago, 1925 (Queen's University Archives)]
October 1, 2016

One of the oldest universities in Canada, research at Queen's University has left an indelible mark on the Canadian, and international, landscape of scholarly progress.

[welding image]
October 1, 2016

When it comes to commercializing research, Queen’s has long been a leader among Canadian universities with the establishment of Innovation Park and the Office of Partnerships and Innovation.

[ Dr. Stéfanie von Hlatky sitting at desk ]
November 1, 2015

Queen's researcher Stéfanie von Hlatky, Director of the Queen’s Centre for International and Defence Policy (CIDP), is heading a three-year, multi-sectoral research project to learn more about security threats in the extractive sector and how companies deal with them.

[Kathleen Lahey]
November 1, 2015

In keen pursuit of social justice, Queen's researcher and Law professor Kathleen Lahey focuses much of her scholarship and teaching around how law impacts people and their well-being.


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