Development And Alumni Relations Office

 

During the COVID-19 restrictions, events run by, or in partnership with Queen’s University Belfast may have been postponed, cancelled or moved to a virtual online event. If you have a query regarding a specific event, please get in touch with the organiser. Alternatively, please contact us at alumni@qub.ac.uk and we will be glad to assist. 

 

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QUEEN'S GRADUATES' ASSOCIATION (QGA) & QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

GRAND OPERA HOUSE TOUR

SPRING 2022 (DATE / TIME TBC)

Grand Opera House, Belfast

The QGA and QWG are delighted to announce this joint event which will feature a tour of the Grand Opera House in Belfast. Further details to follow in due course. 

Please visit the QGA and QWG websites for more information on each of the groups and how to become a member.

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QUEEN'S GRADUATES' ASSOCIATION (QGA)

QGA PRESIDENT'S SPRING DRINKS RECEPTION

SPRING 2022 (DATE / TIME TBC)

 

The Queen's Graduates' Association President's Spring Drinks Reception provides members with a great opportunity to network with fellow alumni in an informal setting and to hear from the recipients of the QGA Scholarships.

 

Further details will appear in due course.

 

If you would like to find out more about the Association and how to join, please visit the QGA webpage.

 

 

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NEXT GENERATION THINKING IN RESEARCH ON AGEING SERIES

INSTITUTIONAL 'RULES' AND THEIR CONSEQUENCES FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH DEMENTIA

WEDNESDAY 11 MAY 2022 - 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Online

Featuring guest speaker, Professor Katie Featherstone, the webinar is based on ethnographic research on hospital care for people living with dementia, and will introduce us to the topic of rules that dominate these institutions, the way these rules are constructed and enforced, and their consequences for patients. 

Visit the SSESW website for further details and to register your attendance.

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INSTITUTE OF ELECTRONICS, COMMUNICATIONS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (ECIT)

SECURE INTELLIGENCE SUMMIT 2022

TUESDAY 17 - THURSDAY 19 MAY 2022 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

ECIT are delighted to be hosting their 11th Annual Summit as a hybrid event with the opportunity for delegates to attend remotely. The event brings together the international research community alongside industry leaders, government policy makers, start-ups and SME's from around the world to explore grand challenges in the cybersecurity, wireless and AI industries.

Find out more about the 2022 summit and revisit the highlights of the 2021 event.

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THE McCOSH LECTURE 2022

PAGANS AND CHRISTIANS IN THE ENGLISH ENLIGHTENMENT

WEDNESDAY 25 MAY 2022 - 2:15PM - 4:00PM

Canada Room and Council Chamber, Queens University Belfast & Online

This lecture, co-sponsored by the British Academy, will feature Professor Colin Kidd (University of St Andrews) exploring the significance of pagan antiquity in a Christian society.  Specifically, he will look at how certain pagan values were absorbed into the Church of England during England's Enlightenment of the eighteenth-century.

For further details and to register your attendance (in person or virtually) please visit the HAPP website.

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QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

ANNUAL DINNER 2022

Friday 27 May (TIME TBC)

Venue - The Great Hall Queen's University

Queen's Women Graduates (QWG) will hold their annual dinner in May.  Further information including times, guest speaker and booking details will be updated in due course.  

If you would like to find out more about Queen's Women Graduates please visit the QWG website.

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the BURRELL COLLECTION 

SATURDAY 28 MAY 2022

Venue: The Burrell, Glasgow

Join Queen's University Association Scotland (QUAS), to see Lord and Lady Burrell's internationally significant collection of art and artifacts, spanning 6,000 years of history. The galleries and displays include "interactive and immersive experiences" and are well laid out over three floors with lots of space, enabling social distancing. 

Meet at the refurbished Museum for coffee, followed by a self guided tour and lunch. 

For further information, or if you would like to join the Queen's University Association Scotland, please contact President Bill Hagan.

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QUEEN'S GRADUATES' ASSOCIATION (QGA)

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2022

MAY 2022 (DATE / TIME TBC)

Venue - TBC

This event is only open to members of the QGA.  Further details will follow in due course.

 

To find out more about the Queen's Graduates' Association, including how to join, please visit the QGA page.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

GLASGOW OUTING

QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION SCOTLAND (QUAS)

SPRING 2022 (Date TBC) 

Venue: House for an Art Lover, Glasgow 

The Queen's University Association Scotland (QUAS) will visit the delightful House for an Art Lover in Glasgow. 

This displays Charles Rennie Macintosh's talent as an artist, designer and pioneer of the Modern Movement. 

If you would like to find out more about the Association and how to join, please visit the QUAS webpage.

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PRESIDENT'S DRINKS RECEPTION

Monday 27 June 2022 - 6:30pm - 8.30pm

Venue: Hurlingham Club, London

The Queen's University Association London (QUAL) President's Drinks Reception will be held at this special venue on Monday 27 June 2022. 

Full details, including how to book your place will follow in due course.

For further information on the Association and how to become a member, please visit the QUAL website

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SCHOOL OF HISTORY, ANTHROPOLOGY, PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICS

EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGISTS (EASA) CONFERENCE BELFAST 2022

TUESDAY 26 - FRIDAY 29 JULY 2022

Queen's University Belfast

The EASA conference is the largest gathering of anthropologists in Europe and the 2022 edition will be hosted in Belfast at the School of History. Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics (HAPP).  The event will include a wide range of plenaries, panels, film screenings, labs and other activities. 

Find out more, including pricing and registration details at the HAPP website.

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION SCOTLAND (QUAS)

AUGUST 2022 - DATE AND TIME TBC.

Venue: The Japanese Garden, Cowden.

Join Queen's University Association Scotland (QUAS), to experience The Japanese Garden in Dollar, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.

Full details, including how to book your place will follow in due course.

For further information, or if you would like to join the Queen's University Association Scotland, please contact President Bill Hagan.

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QUEEN'S GRADUATES' ASSOCIATION

LECTURE & NETWORKING EVENT

SEPTEMBER 2022 (DATE / TIME TBC)

Venue TBC

Join Queen's Graduates' Assocation for their annual lecture and networking event.  Further details including guest speaker, date and venue will follow in due course.

If you would like to find out more about Queen's Graduates' Association please visit the QGA website.

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GRADUATE REUNION

CLASS OF 1971 MEDICINE REUNION

WEDNESDAY 28 - THURSDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 2022

Queen's University, Belfast

The Medicine class of 1971 will be holding thir 50th anniversary reunion (rescheduled from 2021) later this year.  The reunion will feature dinner in the Great Hall at Queen's alongside other activities to be confirmed. Any Medicine graduate from the class of 1971 requiring further details or who would like to confirm their attendance should contact the organisers directly:

Margaret Mark: margaretmark@live.co.uk

Chris Corkey: corkeyboy1@btinternet.com

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ANNUAL POLITICS LECTURE 2022

AMERICA'S RACIAL ORDERS AFTER TRUMP

AUTUMN 2022 (DATE TBC)

Online

Professor Desmond King, Andrew W Mellon Professor of American Government at the University of Oxford, will deliver the Queen’s Annual Politics Lecture on Thursday 5 May 2022 in Queen's University Belfast. 

For further details and to register your attendance visit the HAPP website.

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION SCOTLAND (QUAS)
ANNUAL LUNCH
 

Friday 7 OCTOBER 2022 - 12.00pm - 1.00pm

Venue: Apex Waterloo.

The Queen's University Association Scotland (QUAS) will hold their annual lunch at the Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh in October.

For further information, or if you would like to join the Queen's University Association Scotland, please contact President Bill Hagan. 

 

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QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

irfuw conference social dinner

friday 14 october 2022 - (time tbc)

Venue - The Great Hall, Queen's University Belfast.

Queen's Women Graduates (QWG) will hold a social dinner for the Irish Federation of University Women's (IrFUW) Conference for the Irish Associations. More information including times, guest speakers and booking details will be updated in due course.

If you would like to find out more about Queen's Women Graduates please visit the QWG website and if you would also like to find out more about the Irish Federation of University Women kindly visit the IrFUW website.

 

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QUEEN'S GRADUATES' ASSOCIATION

CHARTER DAY DINNER 2022

NOVEMBER 2022 (DATE / TIME TBC)

Great Hall, Queen's University

Charter Day marks the establishment of Queen's College Belfast and the creation of Queen's as an independent university in 1908. The annual black tie dinner is organised by the QGA in conjunction with the Development and Alumni Relations Office.  

Further details including guest speakers will follow in due course.

For further information about Queen's Graduates' Association please visit the QGA website.

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION SCOTLAND (QUAS)
ANNUAL LECTURE

WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2022 - TIME TBC.

Venue: The New Club, Edinburgh.

Join Queen's University Association Scotland (QUAS), for their annual lecture this year on the theme of Air Pollution and Public Health: Emerging Hazards and Improved Understanding of Risks. The guest speaker will be Professor Frank Kelly PhD, FKC, FRSB, FMedSci. Professor Kelly graduated from Queen's University in the 1970s, and currently holds the inaugural Humphrey Battcock Chair of Environment and Health within the School of Public Health in a new global centre of air pollution research at Imperial College London. 

If you would like to find out more about QUAS and how to join, please visit the QUAS webpage
(Photo credit Imperial College London) 

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION LONDON (QUAL)

ANNUAL DINNER

TUESDAY 22 NOVEMBER 2022 - TIME TBC 

Venue: Royal Thames Yacht Club, London.

Queen's University Association London (QUAL) will hold their annual dinner at the oldest continuously operating yacht club in the world on the 22 November 2022.  Further information including times, guest speaker and booking details will be updated in due course.

For further information on the Association and how to become a member, please visit the QUAL website.

 

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY ASSOCIATION SCOTLAND (QUAS)

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2023

WEDNESDAY 3 MAY 2023 - 9.30AM

Venue: TBC

Queen's University Scotland will hold their annual AGM in May 2023. This event is only open to members of QUAS with further information to follow.

If you would like to join the Queen's University Association Scotland, please contact President Bill Hagan. 

 

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QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

DISCOURSE FROM DAME JOCELYN BELL BURNELL

TUESDAY 22 NOVEMBER 2022 - (TIME TBC)

Online

Queen's Women Graduates (QWG) will hold a discourse with esteemed guest Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell DBE FRS FRSE FRAS FinstP. Dame Bell Burnell is a well reknown astrophysicist from Northern Ireland famed with discovering the first radio pulsars as a postgraduate student.

Further details including times and how to register your interest will be updated in due course.

If you would like to find out more about Queen's Women Graduates please visit the QWG website.

 

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QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

IRFUW CONFERENCE: WOMEN IN THE ARTS

SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER 2022 - 10:30AM - 4:00PM

Venue - Canada Room & Council Chambers, Queen's University Belfast.

Queen's Women Graduates (QWG) will hold a conference for the Irish Federation of University Women's (IrFUW) with the theme of Women in the Arts. More information including guest speakers, panel attendees and booking details will be updated in due course.

If you would like to find out more about Queen's Women Graduates please visit the QWG website and if you would also like to find out more about the Irish Federation of University Women kindly visit the IrFUW website.

 

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QUEEN'S WOMEN GRADUATES (QWG)

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2023

SATURDAY 28 JANUARY 2023 - (TIME TBC)

Venue - Canada Room and Council Chambers, Queen's University Belfast.

Queen's Women Graduates (QWG) will hold their AGM in January 2023. This event is open to members of QWG with further information to follow.

Further details including times and how to register your interest will be updated in due course.

If you would like to join Queen's Women Graduates please visit the QWG website.

 

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