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Mitchell Institute Fellow receives award at Students' Union Education Awards 2019

QGA Scholarship | 7 May, 2019

Dr Gladys Ganiel receives award for Best Module 2018-19

MPod Podcast Launch

3 May, 2019

Brexit, Rights, and the Ireland-Northern Ireland Protocol to the Withdrawal Agreement

Briefing Paper | 2 May, 2019

Mitchell Institute Fellow, Professor Chris McCrudden, publishes briefing paper

Brexit: the specter of the dark years in Ireland

interview | 1 May, 2019

Mitchell Institute Fellow, Prof Colin Harvey, speaks to French Broadcaster, ARTE

Bertie Ahern made honorary professor by Queen's University Belfast

15 April, 2019

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has been appointed an Honorary Professor in Peace Studies

Institute Research Fellow talks to Good Morning Ulster

INTERVIEW | 15 April, 2019

Dr Julie Norman discusses the visit of Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, to Northern Ireland

Why Artificial Intelligence Needs Democratic Governance

ARTICLE | 9 April, 2019

Visiting Research Fellow, Dr Birgit Schippers, writes opinion piece for The Global Post

Northern View NVTV Interview on The Round-Up Show

INTERVIEW | 8 April, 2019

Mitchell Institute Fellow, Professor Colin Harvey, discusses the potential of a border poll in Northern Ireland

Policing, Human Rights and Communities

CONFERENCE | 3 April, 2019

Institute Fellow, Dr John Topping, will be speaking at conference organised by NUI Galway and the Irish Government

Is Brexit amplifying old tensions in Northern Ireland?

INTERVIEW | 4 April, 2019

Mitchell Institute Fellow, Professor Colin Harvey, talks to Australian Public Broadcast Service, SBS Dateline

New Romantics: Performing Ireland and Cosmopolitanism on the Anniversary of Human Rights

CALL FOR PAPERS | 3 April, 2019

Supported by the QUB AHSS Faculty Research Initiatives Fund and the GIS EIRE

Local Leaders Key to Preventing Violent Extremism among Youth

ARTICLE | 29 March, 2019

Institute Research Fellows, Dr Julie Norman and Dr Drew Mikhael, write piece for Lebanese Centre for Policy Studies

Why the DRC’s latest power-sharing deal will struggle – just like previous ones

ARTICLE | 27 March, 2019

Institute Fellow, Dr Julie Norman, discusses the DRC's presidential election

A new conversation about a united Ireland could be a win for all

ARTICLE | 27 March, 2019

Mitchell Institute Fellow, Prof Colin Harvey, blogs for RTÉ Brainstorm


4 March, 2019

Queen's hosted Symposium on "Gender, asylum seekers and refugees: how do European societies respond to loss and displacement?

LINCS doctoral scholars are runners-up in the Atlantic Council 9/12 UK Cyber Challenge Competition

21 February, 2019

The Senator George J. Mitchell Institute is very proud of our LINCS team for their recent achievement.



Spring Conference - Dignity and Respect

Date(s): 15/05/2019 - 16/05/2019
Time: 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Location: Various


Harri Holkeri Lecture 2019

Date(s): 21/05/2019 - 21/05/2019
Time: 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Location: Canada Room and Council Chamber, Queen's University Belfast

Academic Writing

Unity Pilgrim: The Life of Fr Gerry Reynolds

Date(s): 22/05/2019 - 27/05/2019
Time: 7:15PM - 8:15PM
Location: Various


Is ethical journalism possible?

Date(s): 27/05/2019 - 27/05/2019
Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Location: Old Staff Common Room, QUB

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