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Fire alarm dye smokes out malicious pulls

Students pulling residence fire alarms are facing an unexpected consequence: a bright blue hand.Continue...

Mental health appointments rise by 73 per cent over last five years

Mental health appointments rose by 73 per cent in the last five years, according to the most recent annual Student Wellness Services (SWS) report.Continue...

AMS signs province-wide plea for Student Choice Initiative repeal

On Jan. 29, student unions from across Canada signed an open letter criticizing Ontario’s Student Choice Initiative.Continue...

University “well ahead of deadline” for sexual violence policy review

The Queen’s community can provide feedback on the University’s reviewed sexual violence policy months before the deadline.Continue...

University yet to receive Student Voices on Sexual Violence survey results

One year ago, more than 650,000 post-secondary students were invited to participate in a survey about sexual violence.Continue...

Queen’s to lose $31.4 million in revenue following tuition cuts

Queen’s is developing their 2019-20 academic year budget—despite an expected $31.4 million drop in revenue.Continue...

SGPS secures grad student funding despite revenue cuts

Graduate student funding is secure at Queen’s despite sweeping province-wide reforms, an SGPS press release announced Monday.Continue...

University uncorks alcohol policy update

For the first time in nearly seven years, the University is updating its campus alcohol policy.Continue...

ComSoc and ResSoc elect next executive

This weekend, substantial majorities elected two societies’ future executives, with one team winning for the second time.Continue...

A week of international development

International Development Week (IDW) will offer students the opportunity to engage with global development clubs and initiatives at Queen’s.Continue...

Happy Soul Project kicks off a dozen hours of biking on Feb. 28

On Feb. 28, Queen’s students will bike for 12 hours in the ARC to raise money and awareness for the Happy Soul Project.Continue...

UCARE centre to open this spring

This spring, the University Council on Anti-Racism and Equity (UCARE) will be opening a space for social justice clubs and inclusivity on campus.Continue...

News in Brief

Queen’s will continue research relations with Chinses telecom giant, Huawei, despite US criminal charges being laid against the company.Continue...

Ottawa pledges almost $5 million to Queen’s researchers

Queen’s will receive nearly $5 million for research as part of a nation-wide, $141 million investment.Continue...

Matariki Indigenous Student Mobility Programme to be hosted by Queen’s

Queen’s is set to host an Indigenous experiential learning programme this summer on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee.Continue...

Winter Coat Drive in need of more donations

Winter clothing is essential to students’ success this time of the year, and Queen’s Winter Coat Exchange (QWCE) knows that all too well.Continue...

Investigation into AMS president to cost $15k

AMS assembly passed a motion Thursday night to spend $15,000 on President Martinez’ investigation.Continue...

Senate Recap: January 29

Senate addressed the potential hit to revenue stemming from Ontario’s recent OSAP changes on Tuesday’s meeting.Continue...

AJW voted next AMS executive

As voting closed Tuesday, a 30.1 per cent turnout rate elected next year’s student leaders.

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Arrests over alleged bomb plot took place on edge of University District

After police raided a house on the edge of the University District last Thursday, a youth was charged with two terrorism-related offenses.Continue...

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