Frosh Week

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...

Rethinking frosh week

Frosh week sets the tone for the best four years of your life—full of fun, new friends, and new experiences.Continue...

Get to know your frosh leaders

Each faculty has their own unique orientation week designed to break down barriers and make memories between new students.Continue...

Learning to process my grief during frosh week

When my mother walked into my room with tears in her eyes as my brother and I watched tennis, I assumed it was about her son’s first year at university.

I knew seeing her first child go to...Continue...

Mystery concert wraps up frosh week

Talking Heads: What’s been your favourite thing about the first week at Queen’s?

“Experiencing the amazing Queen’s spirit.”Continue...

The art and science of ArtSci frosh week

How do you inspire 2500 teenagers to bond with each other, on a shoestring budget, in four days or less? You cover them with shaving cream and hope for the best.Continue...

Stop holding onto outdated traditions

With 175 years under its belt, Queen’s is nationally recognized for its long-lasting traditions and spirited student body. But many of the traditions that students cling to no longer serve a purpose.Continue...

Despite lack of damage, Kingston Police say Orientation Week behavior was disappointing

On move-in day during Orientation Week last year, Kingston police were caught off-guard by students flooding University Avenue for a spontaneous street party. This year, they knew what to expect – but it still wasn’t enough to prepare them.Continue...

Frosh mosh to Canadian folk-rock band

The Frosh Week Mystery Concert, one of the more highly anticipated events this week, didn’t disappoint as it featured some up-and-coming names in the music industry.Continue...

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