Features Archive: 2014

Overt to covert

In January, I wore a hijab for 18 days. I'm a non-Muslim woman, but I wanted to conduct a social experiment to experience what it's like to cover on a daily basis.Continue...

Alumna reveals sobering epidemic

Success and alcoholism are two words that seem as far-removed as night and day. Experience with both, however, is what led Ann Dowsett Johnston to writer the 2013 book, Drink: The Intimate Relationship between Women and Alcohol.Continue...

Education principals

Just like coffee and textbooks, uncertainty isn’t hard to find on Canadian university campuses.Continue...

The changing look of love

Queen’s brings hearts together, even after graduation.Continue...

Teaching goes both ways

These days, your undergraduate experience isn’t complete without Teaching Assistants.Continue...

Let the games begin

You’re not the only one wondering what time to watch the Olympic opening ceremonies.Continue...

Papal popularity

Even from across the ocean, Pope Francis is making a splash in Kingston’s Catholic community.Continue...

Proudly indigenous

Ashley Maracle didn’t wear a cap and gown to her convocation. Instead, she wore her traditional Mohawk regalia.Continue...

Dedicated decades for students’ sovereignty

The Queen’s Alma Mater Society outdates Canada and has outlived other products of its era.Continue...

Tartan-tailored tradition

Tartan and tams are only the beginning — Queen’s has plenty of reasons to celebrate Robbie
Burns Day.Continue...

Reading between the lines

Chris Tabor, the general manager at the Campus Bookstore, agrees with the common sentiment that textbooks are ridiculously priced.Continue...

Conversation started

“How are you doing?” While these words are said countless times a day, the question is seldom genuinely answered.Continue...

According to the research

You can’t have teaching without research and vice versa, according to John Smol.Continue...

Up in smoke

What was supposed to be a relaxing study break turned out to be anything but for Taylor McDowall.Continue...

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