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ACADEMIC APPOINTed TO CLIMATE ASSEMBLY UK PANEL

A Queen’s academic, Professor John Barry, has been appointed to a national body which will look at climate-focused topics including transport, energy use in the home, and consumer choices.

Research

RESEARCH FUNDING FOR SAFER AND FASTER AIRPORT SCANNERS

Airport security queues could be slashed after Queen’s researchers have been awarded almost £1m by the Leverhulme Trust to develop a ground-breaking solution.



Health

BRAIN TUMOUR RESEARCH COULD HELP FUTURE PRECISION MEDICINE

Research just published in the Journal of Oncology which was carried out in collaboration with scientists in CCRCB at Queen’s could lead to the development of future targeted treatments.



Environment

QUEEN’S AND CITY COUNCIL LAUNCH BELFAST CLIMATE COMMISSION

A new local commission co-chaired by Queen’s and Belfast City Council will help deliver energy and climate policy at a city level as part of a UK Place-Based Climate Action Network (PCAN).



Technology

QUEEN’S AND RAKUTEN MOBILE TO SET UP EDGE COMPUTING HUB IN BELFAST

In a initiative set to make edge computing a reality, Queen’s has joined forces with Japanese electronic giant, Rakuten Mobile, to ease the strain on the cloud. 

Philanthropy

70TH ANNIVERSARY OF HELEN RAMSEY TURTLE SCHOLARSHIP

Family members of the founders of a major Queen’s scholarship gathered at the University with former recipients of the award to celebrate its 70th anniversary.  

Graduate News

ALUMNUS DAVID GIBSON, RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS UMF AWARD

Queen’s graduate David Gibson, who is Professor of Geology at University of Maine at Farmington (UMF) in western Maine, USA, has been named winner of the prestigious Undergraduate Research Mentor Award.




University News

GREATXPECTATIONS FOR QUEEN’S SECOND TEDX EVENT

A range of innovative ideas from staff, students and graduates is to be showcased at Queen’s in June as part of the University’s second TEDx event.



Graduate News

EMMA WRIGHT iS YOUNG ARCHITECT OF THE YEAR 2019

Queen’s double graduate Emma Wright was crowned the Northern Ireland Young Architect of the Year at the recently held 2019 Belfast Telegraph Property Awards.  



Scholarships

THE JEAN CRAWFORD COCHRANE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

Queen’s University is inviting applications to the Jean Crawford Cochrane Scholarship Award fund from undergraduate women who satisfy the necessary household income criteria.

 

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