In Focus Archive: 2013

Frosh Q&A

We asked a few upper-year students to give their advice and relieve their first-year jitters.Continue...

What can $8.75 buy?

Every first-year meal plan at Queen’s comes with 200 meal equivalencies — meals that can be traded for up to $8.75 worth of tax-exempt food items at campus food retailers.Continue...

Opportunities beyond the books

By now, you’ve probably heard of the numerous extracurricular activities you can be a part of at Queen’s. But with over 450 to choose from — how do you know which ones you’ll enjoy?Continue...

A new home-coming

It’s hard to predict what the homecoming weekends this fall will look like.Continue...

Venturing out

There is no one-size-fits-all advice for new university students. I hope though, that as a recent university graduate, I can offer you a sliver of guidance for the four years that lie ahead of you.Continue...

Treat yourself to a taste of Kingston

The top places in town for food and drinkContinue...

The minor difference

When choosing your classes, adding a minor to your major can increase your chances of future employment, according to Career Services.Continue...

Higher expectations, higher education

Women have been dominating undergraduate enrolment in university.Continue...

Shifting gears

Approximately 200 students at Queen’s switch faculties each year, but not everyone who wants to is permitted to do so.Continue...

Where can your degree take you?

A look at the median salaries for some of the careers a Queen's degree can get you.Continue...

Underemployed and underpaid

Graduating from Queen’s could mean more than a degree. It could mean a better chance
at employment.Continue...

How much is experience worth?

An unpaid internship may help young workers get a foot in the door, but the opportunity comes at a financial, and often legal cost for young people.Continue...

Imperfect process

It’s no secret to Dr. Anthony Sanfilippo that the Canadian medical school admissions process is imperfect.Continue...

Students head abroad to get ahead

The appeal of going abroad is growing for Canadian graduate students.Continue...

Ontario student debt higher than ever

Students who graduate from Queen’s might be more successful at paying off their loans than students at other Ontario universities.Continue...

Growing knowledge at college

With a growing number of university graduates entering the job markets, many are turning to college to give themselves an edge on the competition.Continue...