Canada

Shared Perspectives publication summarizes progress in Canadian students’ mental health

On August 1, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations released Shared Perspectives, a report that discusses recent advancements in student mental health services across the country.Continue...

Queen’s alum named Canadian ambassador to climate change

When speaking about her new role as Canadian climate change ambassador, Jennifer MacIntyre focused on potential: “If you ask about the challenges, I think my brain switches immediately to the opportunity.”Continue...

Kingston Canadian Film Festival

For the past 16 years, the Kingston Canadian Film Festival (KCFF) has been showcasing a dynamic program of Canadian films. This year was no different as the festival screened a robust lineup of the year’s favourite feature films and shorts, not to mention being hosted by Canadian rockers, Mother Mother.Continue...

Etsy’s tight knit community shares its craft with Queen’s

On Saturday, Etsy vendors transformed a normally hollow Grant Hall into a cozy, eclectic marketplace.Continue...

What the Canadian dollar means for university students

If you’ve noticed your grocery bill creeping upwards lately, you’re not imagining things.Continue...

Laurier statues out of place

Larger than life bronze statues of all 22 prime ministers is a bit much for a country accustomed to avoiding national pride like an ex-wife at a dinner party — there’s just too much history there.Continue...

A great Canadian playlist

Canada has produced some of the most iconic musicians, including Neil Young, Stan Rogers, the Guess Who and even Drake. With the nation’s 148th birthday tomorrow, there’s no better way to celebrate than by blasting some of the best songs from Canada’s long list of talented musicians.Continue...

Exchange Diaries Edinburgh: Back to reality

I’m definitely suffering from exchange withdrawal.

It’s been just over a month since I landed back in Canada from my seven months abroad in Edinburgh. Like many returned exchange...Continue...

Talking Heads: Which Canadian politician would you invite for dinner?

Which Canadian politician would you invite for dinner?Continue...

QJ Politics: Canada-China deal

On Oct. 1, Prime Minister Stephen Harper signed a Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) with China. It allows businesses in both countries to invest with more ease within...Continue...

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