Homecoming

Kingston Police thank ‘vast majority’ of students for quiet Homecoming weekend

Kingston Police thanked students on Monday for abiding by public health guidelines over Homecoming weekend.Continue...

‘It just won’t be the same’: Students prepare for an unusual Homecoming

Queen’s students are preparing for a quieter, COVID-conscious Homecoming weekend this year.Continue...

AMS develops proactive safety policy for Homecoming

As the annual party weekend approaches, the AMS is developing a proactive policy to encourage safe behaviour during Homecoming.Continue...

Senate: Principal talks remote homecoming, virtual convocation in fall term

Queen’s Senate started the 2020-21 year with a meeting on Sept. 29 through video-chat platform Zoom.Continue...

Talking Heads: Why did you choose Queen’s?

“What sealed the deal for me was touring the day before Homecoming (I clearly was unaware of how wild Queen's Hoco was, being an American student). I saw all the alumni walking around in their Queen's jackets and I'd honestly never seen so much school pride at any other school I'd toured.” Anna Reynolds, ArtSci ‘21 Continue...

Deane pressed on student issues at city council

When Principal Patrick Deane attended a City Council meeting on Nov. 5, he was scheduled to brief councillors about his plans for the year. Instead, he was pressed on issues about student housing and street parties.

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Missed Connections at Queen’s: Homecoming edition

Chances are, you probably met more people on Aberdeen St. during Homecoming than you have in the last two months combined.Continue...

During Homecoming, University should repay Queen’s hometown

Homecoming is a longstanding Queen’s cultural tradition, and it isn’t going anywhere any time soon. However, every year, careless Homecoming behavior like falling from roofs and smashing bottles burdens Kingston’s public safety services.Continue...

At Senate, Deane says no update yet on Chown Hall police probe

At Tuesday’s Senate meeting, members of Queen’s administration addressed issues ranging from the racist incident in Chown Hall to Homecoming weekend and the sexual violence policy .Continue...

Homecoming saw increase in arrests, tickets issued

According to Kingston Police, a total of 128 charges were laid during Queen’s Homecoming weekend, an increase from 85 charges issued in 2018.

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