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Classrooms without walls
[Principal Daniel Woolf]Increasingly, educators and students alike are seeing the benefits – and the need – for the kind of learning that takes place outside the classroom.
Simulations and selfies @ QMJC
[A selfie of Heather Grace and students]There’s no journalism program at Queen’s, but that doesn’t mean there’s no student interest in the media or in media careers.
Journalism course at the BISC
[photo of Jeffrey Kofman and studentsJeffrey Kofman, Artsci'81, engaged students in the world of modern journalism in a unique course held at the BISC.

Alumni Spotlights

What’s an ArtSci degree worth?
Zach KatsoffZach Katsof, Artsci’06, is one young alumnus who’s proving that career success is more about the person than his or her degree credentials.
House calls on the “front lines”
[Bruce Lampard at work in the eastern Congo]For Bruce Lampard, Sc’91, being president of the Canadian branch of Doctors Without Borders is challenging, but the job has its rewards.
Seeing the light at last
[photo of John Paterson processing  coffee beans]John Paterson, Sc’78, MSc’83, and his wife Maureen (O’Shaughnessy), Sc’81, have achieved their dream of building an eco-lodge in the mountains of Costa Rica

[On-line Only News Stories - image of computer mouse]On-line Only Content


As Canadians prepare to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir John A. Macdonald, scholars with the Queen’s-based Disraeli Project are exploring the parallels between the careers of Canada’s first prime minister and Benjamin Disraeli, one of Britain’s greatest political leaders of the Victorian era.


When it comes to estate planning, most of us put it off – often until it’s too late. As Linda Pearson, Executive Director of Gift Planning, explains in this “Q and A,” once you understand the process, it can be relatively straightforward and painless.


Jim Wrong was one of the founding members of the Science '44 Co-op.

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