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Alumna Brings her Teaching Skills to a Career in Medicine and Research

Alumna Brings her Teaching Skills to a Career in Medicine and Research

June, 21, 2019
By Communications Team 

In a lot of ways, Hannah Ramsay has a familiar story. Her mother was a kindergarten teacher and she knew from a very early age that teaching was something she wanted to do when she grew up. But, as Hannah made her way through Con.Ed. at Queen’s, she realized she wasn’t quite ready to give up life as a student. Hannah applied for a Master’s in Chemistry with the hope that the additional degree would help her to get a job as a teacher. 

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Splash N' Boots Bring Music, Fun, and Inspiration to ACE Students

Splash N' Boots Bring Music, Fun, and Inspiration to ACE Students

June, 20, 2019
Splash N BootsBy Communications Team 

Thanks to support from the Barbara Crook Fund, the Faculty of Education welcomed Juno winning children’s entertainment duo Splash n’ Boots for a workshop with ACE students this April. Splash n’ Boots began in 2003 as a class project for then-teacher candidates (now Queen’s alumni) Nick Adams and Taes Leavitt. At the workshop Nick and Taes shared the challenges and successes working in the children’s entertainment industry and spoke about the power and importance of perseverance.

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They, Hirself, Em, And You Conference: Nonbinary pronouns in research and practice

They, Hirself, Em, And You Conference

Nonbinary pronouns in research and practice 

June 11-13, 2019 | Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario 

They, Hirself, Em, and You is a three-day conference bringing together linguists and other researchers and practitioners working on topics relating to nonbinary pronouns in English.

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