Covid-19

Queen’s reports no new cases of COVID-19, seeks clarification on recent lockdown measures

Queen’s has reported no new cases of COVID-19 during the week of Jan. 11 to 17 as of Thursday evening, though it continues to report eight active cases off-campus.Continue...

Queen’s mourns the loss of Professor Emeritus Robert Pike

Dr. Robert Pike is remembered by his former students as an “incredible person.”Continue...

Academic misconduct: ‘Students are buying degrees that they aren’t earning’

Following an increase in breaches of academic integrity during the remote fall term, two teaching assistants (TAs) are calling on the University to take action in penalizing academic misconduct.Continue...

Weighing returning to residence during the Ontario lockdown

After Queen’s asked students to wait until the provincial lockdown lifts before returning to campus, some students are re-evaluating their plans for the winter term.Continue...

Queen’s 'anxiously awaiting' more information on COVID-19 vaccine rollout

While the local public health unit has released its COVID-19 vaccination strategy, it remains unclear how students fit into it.Continue...

COVID-19 testing centre re-opens on campus

As the winter term begins in the midst of a province-wide lockdown, the Queen’s COVID-19 Satellite Assessment Centre in Mitchell Hall is once again open for students looking to get tested.Continue...

Queen’s urges students to avoid Kingston until end of January

Queen’s is “strongly urging” students to not return to Kingston until Jan. 23, according to a statement released Wednesday.

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Kingston public health reports 52 active cases associated with off-campus house parties

In the waning weeks of the fall semester, Queen’s is seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases, many of which are associated with recent off-campus house parties.

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As Kingston reaches 100 active cases, Queen’s reports 27 off-campus

Queen’s has reported 27 cases of COVID-19 during the week of Dec. 7-13, all located off-campus, marking the highest weekly case count since the pandemic began. At least two of those cases are linked to house parties in the University District that happened Dec. 4 to 5.

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Six new cases of COVID-19 reported at Queen’s

The University has reported six new cases of COVID-19 in the Queen’s community as of Tuesday morning.Continue...

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