PhD

Deadlines without consideration

Yesterday, the Graduate Studies Executive Council (GSEC) lowered graduate time-to-completion limits for PhD and Master’s Candidates to four years and two years respectively.Continue...

Chatelaine magazine names Queen’s student in Women of the Year

2017 was not only a year of great discoveries for PhD student Caitlin Miron, but it was also one of great recognition. On Dec. 20, Miron was named one of Chatelaine’s 33 Women of the Year.Continue...

Queen’s PhD student receives award for cancer research

When Caitlin Miron arrived in France for an internship in 2015 with a collection of biochemical compounds in hand, she wasn’t sure where her work would lead. Two years later, she’s one of seven PhD students to be recognized by Mitacs for her outstanding cancer research.Continue...

Graduate students facing cuts to funding packages

Back in March, graduate student Melissa Forcione received her first funding package offer letter from the Queen’s Department of Geography and Planning. Months later, she found herself scrambling when that funding package was revoked.Continue...