Opinions Archive: 2015

Probation does more harm than good

The changes mandated for Commerce Frosh Week have me worried that Queen’s is losing something that makes it special: a Frosh Week unique to each faculty.Continue...

September 10: Letter to the Editor

Re: Obscenity laws leave us covering our eyes

On July 28, The Journal published an editorial that referred to an informational display in downtown Kingston by the group...Continue...

Talking Heads: What's been your favourite part of O-Week?

Talking Heads ... around campusContinue...

July 29: Teachers' association questions University’s actions — and other letters to the editor

Science Misconduct Always Amplifies

As I wrote in my June 30 letter to the editor, “The injustice and damage are much, much wider” than a single professor engaging in...Continue...

Nestlé leaves Canadians dry

Nestlé’s exploitation of Canadian natural resources needs to be put to an end — and consumers like us have the chance to do it.Continue...

June 30: Professor's academic freedom violated — and other letters to the editor

RE: Professor’s academic freedom violated, report findsContinue...

Catcalling: should it be criminal?

I asked a street harasser, “Why?” His answer was simple, but spoke volumes.Continue...

Talking Heads: What does Pride mean to you?

Talking Heads ... around campusContinue...

Canadian public schools can’t compete

As Canadians, we’re widely unprepared for scholarly competition in comparison to our international counterparts.Continue...

Talking Heads: What do you think is the value of learning abroad?

“The experience and meeting new people.” Andi Reppas-Rindlisbacher. PHE ’16

“Learning about the local culture.” Larissa Buhot, ArtSci ’15

“You can directly relate what you’...Continue...

Talking Heads: What was the best part of working at The Journal?

What was the best part of working at The Journal?Continue...

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor regarding Dr. Alexandre Da Costa and Dr. Dia Da Costa.Continue...

One year later

Four Queen’s alumni discuss their time at school and the value of their experience as studentsContinue...

Students need to continue legacy of activism

When our grandparents share stories of a world engulfed by war or divided over segregation, it’s easy for us to believe that the future will be better.Continue...

Citizenship and the niqab

Two contributors discuss the wearing of the niqab at citizenship ceremonies.Continue...

Talking Heads: What do you think about Queen's Animal Defence asking Queen's to release information about animal testing?

What do you think about Queen's Animal Defence asking Queen's to release information about animal testing?Continue...

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor for Friday, March 20, 2015Continue...

Give art a chance

There are a ton of phenomenal film and theatre opportunities coming out of Queen’s these days — but it’s up to students to get involved and value the arts community.Continue...

Talking Heads: How was your St. Patrick's Day?

How was your St. Patrick's Day?Continue...

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