Development And Alumni Relations Office

Football on astro turf in colours of flag of Ghana

Graduate News

QUEEN’S AFC SUPPORTS YOUNG FOOTBALLERS IN GHANA

A football academy in Ghana founded by a Queen’s medical graduate, has received support from the Queen’s Football Club.

Lanyon Building, Queen's University Belfast, 1949

Graduate News 

RETURN TO QUEEN’S – 70 YEARS AFTER STARTING AS UNDERGRADUATES

The year is 1951 – Harry S. Truman is US President, The Festival of Britain opens in May, Judy Garland plays 14 nights in July in Dublin at the Theatre Royal – and Robin Shanks and Brian Hall start as undergraduate at Queen’s.

Allstate NI logo with call for nominations for Graduate, Student and Alumni Volunteer of the Year Awards

Graduate News

‘QUINTESSENTIAL STORY TELLER’ IS 2021 ALLSTATE NI QUEEN’S GRADUATE OF THE YEAR

Television journalist Bill Neely, BA in Modern History and English (Joint Honours) 1981 – formerly of NBC News, ITN and BBC Northern Ireland – has been announced as the winner of the 2021 Allstate NI Queen’s Graduate of the Year.

John Wilson Memorial Trust logo featuring silhouetted tree in centre of wording

Philanthropy

SUPPORTING THE HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS OF TOMORROW 

A donation to the innovative InterSim Centre at Queen’s will benefit generations of future healthcare professionals and thousands of patients in the local community.

Medic holding bandaged knee joint with two hands

Health

SCIENTISTS SECURE €1 MILLION GRANT TO DEVELOP SYNTHETIC TENDON AND LIGAMENT IMPLANTS

A four-year, €1 million, internationally collaborative study – involving researchers from Queen’s – is seeking to develop synthetic tendon and ligament implants.

 

Alumni photography competition supported by GWA Supplies to win Bose headphones

Graduate News

WINNERS OF GRADUATE 'GREEN ENERGY' PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to Clare and Colin – the two graduate winners of our latest green energy themed selfie competition for a pair of Bose Soundlink Headphones kindly provided by GWA Supplies.

Front door of Queen's Lanyon Building, showing students emerging

University News

UNIVERSITY PAYS TRIBUTE TO DR JOHN KING, CHAIR OF THE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION BOARD

Professor Ian Greer, President and Vice-Chancellor of Queen’s, has led tributes to Dr John King, Chairman of The Queen’s University of Belfast Foundation Board.



Woman standing on mountain side with lake long narrow below in distance

Graduate News

MEET QUEEN’S U.S. DOUBLE GRADUATE, PHD STUDENT, GAME OF THRONES EXTRA AND SURFER, MADELYN NOWAK-RODDY

From meeting George R. R. Martin to starring as an extra in Derry Girls, and from climbing the Mournes, to setting and achieving her ‘beans challenge’, Madelyn Marie Nowak-Roddy from Illinois has packed so much into her time at Queen’s.

Pair of reading glasses on table with sun setting in background

Health

POOR VISION STRONGLY ASSOCIATED WITH THE RISK OF TRAFFIC COLLISIONS

The call for mandatory vision function assessment before issuing a driving licence is supported by the latest Queen’s research highlighting the link between vision impairment and traffic accidents in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs).

National Lottery Community Fund Active Campus Project with website address

Philanthropy

ACTIVE CAMPUS REFERRAL PROJECT

A collaborative initiative supported by the National Lottery Community Fund has been helping Queen’s students become more physically active through a bespoke programme offering options to suit all levels of ability and interest.

 

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