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Taoiseach Leo Varadkar visits Queen's University Belfast

4/08/2017 - Queen’s University was delighted to host the first official visit by the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to Northern Ireland on Friday, 4 August 2017.

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Ground-breaking Alzheimer’s trial available to patients across Northern Ireland

28/07/2017 - Queen’s University Belfast is taking part in a UK-wide trial to investigate whether a drug normally used to treat high blood pressure could also slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD).

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Queen's University researcher finds regret can improve decision-making in children

27/07/2017 - Regret plays a crucial role in helping children to make better decisions, according to research from Queen’s University Belfast.

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Queen’s researcher turning dirty tinfoil into biofuel catalyst

26/07/2017 - A researcher at Queen’s University Belfast has discovered a way to convert dirty aluminium foil into a biofuel catalyst, which could help to solve global waste and energy problems.

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Queen’s opens £14m world class Computer Science hub

The colourfully-redeveloped Computer Science Building will allow the 1,000 students reading computing-related subjects to have access to state-of-the-art facilities. The impressive design fits the requirements of our world class University and supports our outstanding students and staff in conducting leading-edge education and research, focused on the needs of global society.

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Health

Research discovers vitamins could treat Cystic Fibrosis

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Queen's team try to break log-jam on national security

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Science and technology

Neptune’s journey during early planet formation

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Environment & Sustainability

Architecture students animate local community streets

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Culture, Language & Arts

The Visual Voices of the Prisons Memory Archive

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CMI partnership to develop future-ready postgraduates

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Leaders from business, science and arts among Queen’s honorary graduates

Queen's awards honorary degrees to individuals who have achieved high distinction or given significant service in one or more fields of public or professional life, and who serve as ambassadors for the University and Northern Ireland around the world.
The full list of honorary degrees to be awarded is as follows:

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