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Queen’s Bands Cheer will continue spirit, drop stunting

After unsuccessful negotiations with the University and the AMS, Queen’s Bands Cheer has become a spirit squad.Continue...

Queen’s denied responsibility in sexual assault lawsuit

Queen’s denied all liability for the alleged instances described in a recent sexual assault lawsuit brought forward against the University and two men, according to court filings obtained by The Journal. Continue...

Incoming Queen’s students awarded STEM scholarship

Four incoming Queen’s students in the class of 2022 have been accepted on the Schulich Leader Scholarship.Continue...

Queen’s community mourns loss of Professor C.E.S. Franks

Former professor in the Queen’s department of Political Studies and the School of Physical Health and Education, C.E.S. (Ned) Franks passed away peacefully on Sept. 11. He was 81.Continue...

Human Media Lab announces novel technology

The Queen’s Human Media Lab (HML) unveiled their new MagicScroll project in Barcelona, Spain on Sept 4.Continue...

University to compensate for “anomalously low” faculty salaries

This month, Queen’s will be adjusting the salaries of roughly 200 faculty members currently employed at the University.Continue...

Dean of Law to step down in June

The Dean of the Faculty of Law, Bill Flanagan, has announced he won’t seek another term after 11 years at the school.Continue...

Antje McNeely named Kingston’s next Chief of Police

Queen’s alum Antje McNeely will be sworn in as Kingston’s 17th Chief of Police on Nov. 30.Continue...

Over 100 party-goers to appear in court under new Initiative

Four days after students arrived at Queen’s, Kingston Police ticketed 115 people for six different violations under the new University District Safety Initiative.Continue...

Students in limbo after City denies occupancy permit

On Aug. 31, The City of Kingston denied an occupancy permit to a newly constructed Princess Street apartment building—a day before the tenants’ fall semester move-in.Continue...

Landlord sues 12 student properties, 11 go unrepresented

This year, landlord Phil Lam filed lawsuits against 12 different groups of students living in his properties in the University District. Of the 12 cases, only one group had legal representation.Continue...

Student told her outfit is ‘indecent’ according to ARC policy

A student wearing a sports bra while working out is the most recent subject of increased policy enforcement in the Athletics and Recreation Centre (ARC).Continue...

ClimaCube wins big at Dunin-Deshpande

Student-run start-up ClimaCube won $30,000 in seed funding at the annual Dunin-Deshpande Summer Pitch Competition, hosted at the Isabel Bader Centre on Aug. 23.Continue...

Uber regulations to come into effect mid-September

The Kingston Area Taxi Commission’s (KATC) bylaw regulating Uber will come into effect on Sept. 15.Continue...

Search for new principal costing nearly $100,000

The search for Principal Daniel Woolf’s replacement is costing the University nearly $100,000, according to documents The Journal obtained through a freedom of information request.Continue...

Premier Ford mandates universities draft free speech protections

On Aug. 30, Premier Doug Ford announced Ontario universities must create policies protecting freedom of speech on all provincially-funded campuses.Continue...

Queen’s community mourns Professor Andrew Bretz

After spending only a year at Queen’s, Professor Andrew Bretz passed away on Aug. 21 and left behind a legacy of excellence in research and teaching. He was 42.Continue...

Saudi medical students to remain at Queen’s

Saudi Arabian medical students training at Queen’s will be allowed to complete their studies, according to a statement from the University.Continue...

Storm floods buildings across campus

Significant flooding hit Queen’s campus on Wednesday during an afternoon of severe thunderstorms and heavy rain.Continue...

Queen's to lose 79 Saudi students

After recent diplomatic tensions between Canada and Saudi Arabia, 79 international students studying at Queen’s will be returning home before the fall term begins.Continue...

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