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BISC Information Sessions and Events
For learning that goes beyond the classroom, make the Castle your study abroad experience.  General information sessions: Oct 4, 12, 19, 24 Webinars: Oct 11 & 18 Program-specific information...
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E-resource Trial Underway
Two new Oxford Bibliographies online subject modules – African American Studies and Literary & Critical Theory – are available on a trial basis at Queen’s University until November 2, 2017....
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Jeff Moon appointed as Portage Director
We are pleased to offer our congratulations to Jeff Moon who has been seconded to be the Director of the Portage Network, September 15, 2017 to August 31, 2018. Portage is a national research data...
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E-resource Trial Underway
Met Opera on Demand is available on a trial basis at Queen’s until October 24, 2017.  This is an online streaming service that allows users to watch and listen to more than 600 Metropolitan Opera...
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Creating a LINQ to Learning
Thank you to many members of the Queen’s community who joined us to preview the Watson Hall LINQ earlier this week. We were pleased to see the enthusiasm for this new node in the Queen’s University...
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Creative Writing at Queen’s Presents Zoe Whittall
Zoe Whittall will be reading from her novel “The Best Kind of People” in Watson 517 on November 14, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. All are welcome to attend this free event!
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Creative Writing at Queen’s Presents Omar El Akkad
Omar El Akkad will be reading from his novel “American War” in Watson 517 on November 7, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm. All are welcome to attend this free event!
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Creative Writing at Queen’s Presents Daphne Marlatt
Daphne Marlatt will be giving The Page Lecture in Watson 517 on October 24, 2017 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm. All are welcome to attend this free event!
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The Department of English Speakers Series welcomes Dr. Nadine Attewell
Dr. Nadine Attewell, McMaster University, will be speaking in Watson 517 on Friday, October 27 from 2:30 to 4:00. All are welcome at this free event.