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Occupational Therapy is emerging as a unique field in Canada

Occupational therapy (OT) is emerging as a unique field in Canada. Lee Rosen and Yoon Kwon are two recent OT graduates from Queen’s University who offer insight into this unique field, and discuss the lessons they learned along the way. They also offer advice for future students who wish to pursue a degree within the holistic field of Occupational Therapy


"Surveys and Surveillance - Jeff Moon Demystifies the Queen's Data Research Centre for Grad Researchers."

In university, many of us feel that we are awash in data.  This perception is fueled by ever greater access to public and restricted data produced by government agencies like Statistics Canada, and increased attention being paid to researcher-generated data.  

This week Jeff Moon (Data Librarian and Academic Director of Queen’s Research Data Centre (QRDC), will be giving a talk at theSurveillance Studies Centre weekly seminar series on something called The Surveillance Project.


Public Policy Takes Queen's MPA Student Around the World

Michelle Amri is graduating this month from Queen’s intensive Master of Public Administration program. Compared to students in many other schools’ MPA programs, Queen’s students complete about twice as many courses over less time – slightly less than one year, to be exact. Are you wondering what, precisely, it means to do public administration? Well, Amri’s work has taken her through energy policy, children’s health, tobacco reduction, and promoting health at the level of communities, in Ontario and abroad.


SGS Career Week Provides Support for Careers in Academia and Beyond

From October 14th to 17th, Queen’s graduate students and post-doctoral fellows were invited to attend Career Week – a series of workshops designed to provide support for career exploration and preparation. The topics of the sessions ranged from entrepreneurship and social innovation, best practices for LinkedIn profiles, CVs and cover letters, to discussion panels with employers and alumni from various sectors, such as academia, government, non-profit and business.