student stories

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...

Meet the Princess on University Avenue

Most students know Queen Victoria, who established ‘Queen’s College in Kingston’ via the Royal Charter in 1841, as the ‘Queen’ of Queen’s.Continue...

Connecting with peers over anime

When I first started studying at Queen’s last September, everything seemed different coming from Japan—language, culture, customs, and people.Continue...

Graduating students share their most Queen’s moments

Seeing everyone you know in the ARC, passing a horde of purple engineers on your walk to class or using the Romanian flag emoji as a tricolour stand-in, can only be described as “so Queen’s.”Continue...

Missed Connections at Queen's: Saint Patrick's Day Edition

If you spent St. Patrick’s Day milling around Aberdeen Street or dancing your heart out in a friend-of-a-friend’s backyard, chances are you met someone memorable.Continue...

Running towards recovery

I started running as a requirement for my 10th grade Phys-Ed class.Continue...

Professors' Picks: Most impressive students

Queen’s prides itself on attracting the most qualified professors from across the world to impart their knowledge on students.Continue...

Students honour their female role models for International Women’s Day

On Mar. 8, people all over the world will celebrate International Women’s Day for its 108th year.Continue...

Championing Relay for Life after beating cancer twice

I consider myself extremely lucky because prior to celebrating my 20th birthday, I’d already beaten cancer not once, but twice.Continue...

Tri-colour Sex Diary: A series of unfortunate boys

With a new year and semester beginning, I was determined to make better choices in 2019—especially when it came to men. But a few weeks after being back at Queen’s, a wine mixer, house party, and a few misguided suitors have put my hopes to rest.Continue...

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