Academics

Admin won’t add extracurriculars to student transcripts

Ontario universities are adopting a new student record that documents extracurricular involvement. Queen's administration said they won't be following suit.Continue...

Sleep-deprived students seek help

Students with sleep disorders are eligible to register with disability services. They can receive assignment extensions and extra time on exams.Continue...

Canadian schools pilot semester-less system

Next year, students at Algoma University and University of Northern British Columbia will take one course for three weeks as part of an alternative class structure developed at Colorado College.Continue...

Program must make changes

The current media coverage regarding the suspension of BFA admissions for 2012-13 is not the publicity I had in mind.Continue...

College ties strengthened

A new agreement between Queen’s and St. Lawrence College aims to address issues that students face when completing both college and university educations.Continue...

Inefficient education must evolve

Queen's should take a cue from new educational initiatives that are changing the way we learn.Continue...

No plans for fall reading week

More universities adopt second reading weeks, but Queen's may not follow suit.Continue...

Websites will share academic resources

Two student-run online companies offering academic services are set to launch this week at Queen’s.Continue...

Room for faculty transfers limited

Features debunks the myth that upper-year students can easily transfer from Arts and Science into Commerce.Continue...

Student soldiers

Twenty-three Canadian Forces members are enrolled in undergraduate programs at Queen's.Continue...

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