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£32m Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine opens at Queen’s


£32m Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine opens at Queen’s

14/09/2018 - An iconic and world class building, the Wellcome-Wolfson Institute for Experimental Medicine, has been opened at Queen’s University Belfast.

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Researchers find that Brexit will threaten the peace process and weaken human rights and equality

14/09/2018 - A major new research study launched today at Queen’s by researchers from BrexitLawNI has found that Brexit will have detrimental consequences for the peace process in Northern Ireland and will weaken human rights and equality protections.



Hidden condition could be the real reason many people struggle with maths – Queen’s researcher

11/09/2018 - Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have found that many children are suffering from an undiagnosed developmental condition, which affects their ability to learn mathematics.

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Creative Industries partnership to generate £6 billion for local economy and create 3,000 new jobs

7/09/2018 - Cross sector creative partnership, Future Screens NI – a collaboration between Queen’s, Ulster University and local industry partners - announces £13 million investment to secure the future of the creative industries in Northern Ireland.

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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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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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Neptune’s journey during early planet formation

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Architecture students animate local community streets

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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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Key figures from the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement mark twentieth anniversary at Queen’s

13/04/2018 - Key figures from the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement gathered at Queen’s University Belfast on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 for a public event to mark 20 years on from the signing of the peace agreement.