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Queen’s Architecture Students Bring Animation and Innovation to Urban Village Areas across Northern

14/03/2017 - Architecture students from Queen’s University animated the streets of local communities throughout the five Urban Village areas for Street Society 2017.


Queen’s University researchers make major brain repair discovery in fight against Multiple Sclerosis

13/03/2017 - Queen’s University Belfast scientists have discovered that specific cells from the immune system are key players in brain repair.


Queen’s hosts launch of book by noted Harvard historian

13/03/2017 - On Friday, 10 March, Queen’s University hosted the launch of a seminal new study of civil wars by the distinguished Harvard historian, Professor David Armitage, 'Civil Wars: A History in Ideas'.

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£15,000 Children’s Writing Fellowship announced in Heaney’s honour

8/03/2017 - A new Children’s Writing Fellow is to be appointed by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and the Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen’s University Belfast in memory of Seamus Heaney and his contribution to literature.

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Queen’s Researchers make an important discovery in nano-electronics

Queen’s physicists have discovered how electricity is conducted in a type of two-dimensional material – a breakthrough that could herald a new era in electronics. The discovery has the potential to revolutionise the development of the tiny electronic devices that control everything from smart phones to transport and from banking to medical technology.

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Revealing hidden dangers of food supplements

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Queen’s Professor receives knighthood

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Simple solution to worrying levels of arsenic in rice

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Environment & Sustainability

improving safety of carbon fibre aircraft and vehicles

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Culture, Language & Arts

Queen's Lions Roar For Success

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Queen's and Lloyds Banking Group Scholars Programme

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Queen’s spearheads UK collaboration with top Chinese engineering institutions

A group of UK Russell Group Universities, led by Queen’s University, has been selected to build major collaborations with the top ten engineering institutions in China. This prestigious award by the British Council is aimed at building higher education links and helping to improve the quality of engineering research and teaching in China.

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