Education

Education principals

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

School in the cloud: right atmosphere for collaboration

Learning and knowledge acquisition doesn’t require an educator, only the necessary tools.Continue...

The State of the University

Over the past few months, our staff have dug into some of the most important issues affecting students, compiling them into this online format.Continue...

Exam questions

Queen’s biology professor Robert Montgomerie doesn't see the value of exams.Continue...

Issue 16: Darts & Laurels

Each digital release of the Journal will feature weekly darts and laurels, listing what should be celebrated and criticized from the previous week in world news and campus culture.Continue...

Students critically need thinking skills

The proposed policy that would require Ontario universities to become more specialized is well-intentioned, but fails to address a more fundamental problem: that many of the programs they offer aren’t well-suited to prepare students for the job market.Continue...

Queen’s rep gets gut check

Queen’s recently received its poorest ranking ever from the Quacquarelli Symonds’ (QS) World University Rankings. While not a cause for panic, this new low is representative of a general downward trend in international reputation that the school administration is reluctant to acknowledge.Continue...

Motioning for a more global Queen's

How will the world look in 2050? Questions such as this one occupy the daily lives of many international relations students and consultants, yet rarely does such forward-thinking shape the one area that will determine the Canadian economy of tomorrow: education.Continue...

The rule-breaking numbers game

If you’re struggling with a subject, it’s easy to feel that you lack the natural talent to excel in it.Continue...

Patriotic course

The history of Canada, with all its facets and complexities, should become a mandatory part of every high school student’s curriculum.Continue...

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