Homecoming

Stop holding onto outdated traditions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...

Walk off the Earth wraps up Homecoming Festivities

Every October, Queen’s campus sees an influx of alumni joining students in the annual Homecoming celebrations. On Saturday evening, the buildings on Union St. lit up for the highly-anticipated ReUnion Street Festival — one of the weekend’s newer traditions.Continue...

Homecoming through QJ’s lens

Just before noon on Homecoming Saturday, a crowd of students and alumni began to convene at Grant Hall in the uncharacteristically warm October sun. Pictured below, a young child points to the bands playing outside of the Grant Hall building.Continue...

Football team shines on Homecoming

While the seats in Richardson Stadium are brand new, Queen’s dominant play in front of the 8,000 tri-coloured spectators at Saturday’s game ensured they weren’t put to much use.Continue...

Gaels down the Lions in OUA playoffs

The Gaels secured their spot in the 2016 OUA semi-finals against number two nationally ranked Guelph this weekend in a landslide victory against the York Lions.Continue...

Kingston Police weigh in on "busy, but not overly troublesome" Homecoming

For the Kingston Police and other first responders, this weekend’s Homecoming brought in relatively few incidents, with both arrests and tickets down from previous years.Continue...

Talking Heads: What's your essential Queen's Homecoming gear?

"My rugby shirt." Sam Maclennan, ArtSci '19

"Tri-colour anything and everything." Elyse O'Brien, ArtSci '18

"Can I say my tam? Is that lame?" Selvy Chea,...Continue...

Alumni traditions left behind in Richardson revitalization

I remember going to my first Homecoming football game at Queen’s when I was 10 years old.Continue...

Quick advice on how to stay safe this Homecoming

When you go #Loco4Hoco this year, stay safe and make your weekend the best it can be.Continue...

Letter to the Editors: September 23

Alumni parade is more than a lap around a track

I can remember my first Homecoming like it was yesterday....Continue...

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