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PRESTIGIOUS UK HONOUR FOR BELFAST MET AND QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY BELFAST

Queen’s University Belfast and Belfast Metropolitan College were among 22 education providers to receive a Queen’s Anniversary Prize from the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall this week.


Graduate News

QUEEN’S GRADUATE IS BEST HOME COOK!

Economics and Management alumna Suzie Arbuthnot - a self-employed accountant and mother-of-two from Lisburn - has won the title of Best Home Cook.  

Society

ARK HOSTS 'IS THE UK STRONGER OR WEAKER AFTER 20 YEARS OF DEVOLUTION' SEMINAR

Have the last 20 years strengthened or a weakened the foundations on which devolution sits within the UK?

Society

ACADEMIC APPOINTED TO GOVERNMENT WHAT WORKS TRIAL ADVICE PANEL

Dr Sarah Miller from the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work at Queen’s, has joined a panel which advises government on everything from end-of-life care to public transport.  

 

 

Philanthropy

SCHOLARSHIP SUPPORT FOR STUDENTS FROM SCOTLAND

A student from Scotland currently studying in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen’s is to be the inaugural recipient of a new scholarship established by the Belfast Benevolent Society of St Andrew.

Society

HOUSING OVERCROWDING IN PARTS OF LONDON AND SOUTH EAST ENGLAND SOARS TO 40-YEAR HIGH

A study by Queen’s University on housing and overcrowding over almost 50 years, has made some stark findings about accommodation in London and South East England.

Technology

QUEEN’S AND UU AWARDED £2.1M FOR STATE-OF-THE-ART HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING FACILITY

A new joint high performance facility to be based at The McClay Library at Queen’s, will provide access to an enhanced computing facility focused on artificial intelligence-based research for Northern Ireland’s universities.

ENVIRONMENT

RESEARCH SUGGESTS CLIMATE CHANGE COULD REDUCE LIFESPAN OF HUNDREDS OF SPECIES

Global warming could be having a huge impact on the life expectancy of cold-blooded species such as reptiles and amphibians, the latest research from Queen's suggests.  



Sport

‘RACE ROUND THE RIVER’ – GET READY FOR THE 5K RUN OF THE YEAR!

The countdown is well and truly on for all those graduates, students and staff taking part in the 5k running event of the year – the Deep RiverRock Queen’s ‘Race Round the River’ on Wednesday 25 March 2020.

health

CLEAR LINK BETWEEN MEDITATION AND STRESS REDUCTION

The latest study led by Queen’s in collaboration with Victoria University, Melbourne has found a clear connection between meditation, stress reduction and health and wellbeing.

 

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