Category: Opinions & Memories
Challenging financial times for Canada’s universities demand innovative responses. Queen’s has adopted a bold new budget model that promises improved efficiencies and greater transparency.
In Memoriam: Robert Buller
As my time as QUAA President winds down, it’s a time of reflection and thanks for me.
Student delegates went to Queen’s Park in Toronto as part of Media Day organized by the Queen’s Student Alumni Association. The students met journalists and MPPs including Premier Kathleen Wynne (Artsci’78) and Speaker of the House Dave Levac, Ed'77.
Robert J. McNaught was one of four students in the Theological College’s Class of 1944. He shares his memories of Queen’s during the war years, his lessons in inclusive Christianity, and his life as a United Church minister.
Richard Simeon, FRSC, one of Canada’s leading political scientists and a faculty member at Queen’s from 1968 to 1991, died in October
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John Matheson, BA'40, LLD'84, who died on Dec. 27, 2013, was one of the University's most illustrious and accomplished graduates. In 1998, when he received the the Alumni Achievement Award from the Queen's University Alumni Association, he was profiled in the Winter 1999 edition of the Alumni Review. As a tribute to John, here is a reprint of that archived article . . .
News of the death on December 5 of Nelson Mandela brought back a flood of memories for Queen's grad Sara Beck, Artsci'93, who spent time in South Africa working for the ANC in the 1990s and experienced a brief "meeting" with the man South Africans affectionately knew as "Tata" -- father.