News

StudioQ and P&CC undergoing merger with two-year timeline

The Printing & Copy Centre (P&CC) and StudioQ are undergoing a merger, and the AMS says it’s to serve students on campus.Continue...

University Street parties task force takes shape

Students have received fines between $500 and $25,000 at unsanctioned gatherings in past years—specifically during Homecoming and St. Patrick’s Day.Continue...

Incident prompting review takes place at KGH

This article discusses distressing topics and may be triggering for some readers. The Canadian Mental Health Association Crisis Line can be reached at 1-800-875-6213. Continue...

Waseem campaigns for school board trustee in Waterloo

Meena Waseem, Comm ’24, is simultaneously taking classes at Smith School of Business and running for a trustee position on the Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB).Continue...

Islamic history month takes off at Queen’s

Oct. 1 marked the start of Canada’s 16th Islamic History Month.Continue...

Faculty society presidents seek Orientation summit

As students were welcomed into the Queen’s community this September, some Nursing Orientation leaders faced challenges with accommodations for Orientation Week.Continue...

News in Brief: Oct. 7

In an email to the Queen’s community on Oct. 4, Principal Patrick Deane released a statement on the unfolding situation in Iran in response to the Mahsa Amini protests.Continue...

Queen’s ends fiscal year with $3.3 million deficit

The first Board of Trustees meeting of the academic year took place on Sept. 30 at Richardson Hall—the first to take place in-person at since March 2020.Continue...

Queen’s organizations open doors to equity-deserving students

Doors Open was held on Sept. 15 to help students get acquainted with the variety of support resources and service providers in the Queen’s community.Continue...

Queen’s makes its way to Ontario University fair

Over 200 Queen’s staff, students, and faculty attended the Ontario University Fair in Toronto to attract prospective students to Queen’s this past weekend.Continue...

Principal Deane signs Magna Charta Universitatum

170 higher education leaders from 45 different countries assembled at the University of Bologna in Italy for the signing of the Magna Charta Universitatum (MCU), and a conference.Continue...

FAS considering suspension of fine arts program

The Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) is initiating a consultative process to consider the temporary suspension of admissions to the Bachelor of Fine Arts/Visual Arts (BFA/VA) program.Continue...

Queen’s sexual violence policy under review

Queen’s is in the process of revising its policy on sexual violence, with a focus on formal reporting processes and procedures.Continue...

Queen’s Jewish community celebrates Rosh Hashanah

Year 5783 began Sunday at sundown with Rosh Hashanah, which is the Jewish New Year on the Hebrew calendar.Continue...

Queers 4 Peers makes Queen’s Queer community stronger

Queers 4 Peers is hosting a variety of events this year to offer support to the queer community at Queen’s.Continue...

Report guided by Queen’s researchers recommends shift towards digital healthcare

Queen’s played a major role in the development of national health policy recommendations, guiding a report released on Aug. 25.Continue...

Senate: Urban Studies minor and major approved

Principal Patrick Deane opened the first in-person Senate meeting in two years on Tuesday with a land acknowledgement, followed by moments of silence for Queen Elizabeth II and Dr. Isabel Bader.Continue...

Club runs clothing drive on campus

Queen’s for Sustainable Fashion (QFSF) is hosting clothing swaps at the ARC and events designed to promote fashion sustainability.Continue...

Queen’s Health Sciences panel discusses next 25 years in healthcare

The Faculty of Health Sciences (QHS) hosted a webinar on Sept. 27 in response to the current state of Canadian healthcare, entitled “The future of healthcare in Canada: Solutions to the current crisis.”Continue...

Queen’s honours National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

With classes cancelled on Friday, Queen’s is set to recognize its latest holiday.Continue...

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