Academics

Savvy students head to Toronto

The Queen’s Entrepreneurs' Competition is moving to Toronto for the first time on Thursday.Continue...

Senate stalls initiative on suspensions

On Tuesday, Queen’s Senate tabled an initiative that called for guidelines for future program suspensions.Continue...

Academic Plan gets go-ahead

The Academic Plan that will direct the University’s academic future was unanimously approved at Tuesday’s Senate meeting.Continue...

Fine arts admissions suspended

AMS Assembly voted to create a committee last night that will investigate the University’s decision to suspend admissions into the fine arts program.Continue...

Concerns about professor

Adjunct assistant professor Mike Mason has not attended his class since he announced that students had complained to the history department about terms used in his lectures.Continue...

Policy on cheating will work

Newfoundland and Labrador’s largest school board has taken flak for a new policy that prevents teachers from assigning zeros when students are caught cheating.

The Eastern School District’s policy has been criticized as too lenient because cheaters are given a second chance to retake assignments and tests. It’s applicable to both elementary and high school students.Continue...

Fine Arts returns students to building

Third-year students in the Fine Art program have returned to Ontario Hall after an administrative error forced their removal from the building last year.Continue...

Blended not better

Queen’s offered two blended learning classes this fall, combining lectures with online learning. The movement is a necessary change as class sizes continue to grow, but the blended format has some
inherent pitfalls.Continue...

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