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Queen's University Belfast Launches New Social Charter Initiative

17/11/2017 - Queen’s University becomes one of the first universities in UK and Ireland to launch a ‘Social Charter’, a formal initiative reflecting the breadth and depth of the University’s local and global impact.

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Queen’s University researcher wins prestigious 2017 Newton Prize

15/11/2017 - A researcher at Queen’s University Belfast has been awarded the 2017 Newton Prize in Vietnam for his work designing a wireless communications system which can withstand natural disasters such as an earthquake, tsunami or hurricane.

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Queen’s astronomer leads international team to ground-breaking fiery explosion in a distant galaxy

13/11/2017 - Astronomers at Queen’s University Belfast have discovered a new type of fiery explosion in a distant galaxy.

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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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Society

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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Business

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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