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USSRF Application Deadline March 11, 2016

The Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships (USSRF) provides an opportunity for any continuing undergraduate students at Queen’s to develop their research skills under the guidance of a faculty researcher. Nineteen fellowships are available on campus and two (with the possibility of up to five) of the 2016 fellowships will be offered to students whose projects take place at the Bader International Study Centre (BISC) at Herstmonceux Castle, East Sussex, England.

Ten defining research moments of 2015

Reflecting on 2015 in the news shows that research was a big part of the year. Stories about climate change, CRISPR (clustered regularly-interspaced short palindromic repeats) and gene editing, and Pluto were making headlines around the world. 2015 was a monumental year for research at Queen’s University, too.  Looking back as we move into 2016, we have selected a few defining Queen’s research moments of 2015 that will continue to shape the research enterprise over the coming year.

Matariki Humanities Colloquium Keynote Presentation Dr. Gauvin Bailey

Dr. Gauvin Bailey, The Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, will deliver his keynote presentation "The Spiritual Rococo: Décor and Divinity from
the Salons of Paris to the Missions of Patagonia" at the 2015 Religion Across the Humanities Matariki Colloquium on Thursday Oct. 1st at Speaker's Corner in the Stauffer Library. 


Save the Date: Oct. 1-3, 2015 Matariki Humanities Colloquium

The third Matariki Humanities Colloquium, Religion Across the Humanities, will bring together researchers and librarians from the seven Matariki partner institutions to foster dialogue about the current state of research and teaching in the study of religion, as well as examine the resources and best practices at other MNU institutions. Events will begin on the evening of Thursday, October 1, and conclude on the afternoon of Saturday, October 3.