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RAQ Picnic 2018

RAQ Picnic 2018

Mark your calendars for the upcoming RAQ Picnic to be held June 18th at the Elbow Lake Environmental Education Centre.

A registration form with detailed information and directions is available here.

Let the RAQ office know if you will be coming no later than June 11th, 2018 by contacting:

Cheryl Descent

Office Administrator

Retirees' Association of Queen's (RAQ)


Register Now For CURAC 2018


The annual conference and AGM of the College and University Retiree Associations of Canada/Associations de retraités des universités et collèges du Canada (CURAC/ARUCC) will be hosted by the Association of Dalhousie Retirees and Pensioners with partner the Saint Mary's University Retirees Association, in Halifax,May 23-25, 2018, at Dalhousie and the National Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.


2018 Annual General Meeting

2018 Annual General Meeting

This year’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday, April 23rd at the University Club. The agenda and several reports have been attached for you to review before the meeting.

RAQ is pleased to have Stephanie Simpson (Artsci’95, Ed’97, MEd’11) as this year’s speaker. She has been named Executive Director (Human Rights and Equity Offices) and University Advisor on Equity and Human Rights effective Feb. 1.


Lunchtime Guest Series – Dr. George Brandie

Travels in Iceland

When: Thursday, February 15

Time and place: 12:00 pm in the Urquhart Lounge, University Club

Title: Travels in Iceland

Who:  Dr. George Brandie came to Queen’s in 1972 and never left.  Since his retirement from the Chemical Engineering Department in 2004, he has been active in the Retirees’ Association of Queen’s and in the national College and University Retiree Associations of Canada.