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Vice-Chancellor's Update

All the regular updates issued by the Vice-Chancellor

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Vice-Chancellor's Update - April 2020

Update | 2 April, 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the past few weeks have seen unprecedented change in how we work and live.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - February 2020

Update | 24 February, 2020

Last week, the University was presented with a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our work on Shared Education by The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall at a ceremony in Buckingham Palace.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - January 2020

Update | 20 January, 2020

The New Year started with the announcement that Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton is our new Chancellor.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - December 2019

Update | 13 December, 2019

As we approach the end of 2019, it has been a busy few weeks for our University, with much to celebrate.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - November 2019

Update | 8 November, 2019

At the end of October, the University hosted a major event in New York which showcased the work and talent of the Seamus Heaney Centre.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - September 2019

Update | 23 September, 2019

The start of the new academic year is always an exciting time for our new and returning students.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - July 2019

Update | 3 July, 2019

We have just finished this year’s Summer Graduation Ceremonies when over 4,000 students received their degrees.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - June 2019

Update | 3 June, 2019

A few weeks ago, I visited India along with colleagues from Marketing, Recruitment, Communications and Internationalisation, Faculties and the Graduate School.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - April 2019

Update | 5 April, 2019

Another major milestone has been reached in our journey towards the first City Deal for Northern Ireland.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - March 2019

Update | 11 March, 2019

In last month’s update, I highlighted the recent launch of the Students’ Union campaign to tackle mental health issues facing students.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - February 2019

Update | 11 February, 2019

Last week we celebrated the achievements of staff from across the University at the annual Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony.

Vice-Chancellor's Update - December 2018

Update | 17 December, 2018

Queen’s Graduations took place last week with almost 2,000 students graduating over the course of two days and five ceremonies.

Pathway Opportunity

Vice-Chancellor's Update - November 2018

Update | 9 November, 2018

The recent announcement by the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, that a £350 million investment has been secured for a Belfast Region City Deal is great news for the entire region.

Clinton Graduation

Vice-Chancellor's Update - October 2018

Update | 15 October, 2018

It has been a memorable week for our university with the award of an honorary degree to Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Research Showcase

Update from the Vice-Chancellor

Update | 28 September, 2018

This is the first of my regular updates aimed at keeping you informed about the latest news from my office and key issues for the University.

Vice-Chancellor's Communications