Syrian refugees

Kingston welcomes refugees

Last Thursday evening, Market Square filled with concerned citizens campaigning for the Canadian government to allow refugees from Syria into Canada....Continue...

Queen’s alumnus Steven Heighton discusses ‘Reaching Mithymna’

In the fall of 2015, Steven Heighton was midway through writing a fictional novel about Mediterranean refugees when the impulse struck him to take to Greece and actually do something about the crisis.Continue...

Queen’s Law students help Syrian refugees adjust to life in Kingston

As thousands of Syrian refugees enter Canada, four third-year Queen’s Law students have been integral in helping refugees adjust to life in Kingston.Continue...

Queen’s to fund scholarships for Syrian refugees

Queen’s University announced on Nov. 27 that they will be providing support for five Syrian refugees seeking a university education in Canada.

The five awards, which are part of the Syrian...Continue...