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Queen's receives prestigious Green Flag Awards

SUSTAINABILITY | 2 November, 2020

Queen's has been recognised for a second consecutive year in Northern Ireland's prestigious Green Flag awards.

Queen’s Opens World-Class Hockey Facility with Hosting of Irish Senior Women’s Olympic Training Camp

SOCIETY | 2 March, 2020

Queen’s University Belfast will hit fever pitch this week with the official opening of a new world-class hockey facility during an Irish Senior Women’s Hockey Olympic training camp at Queen’s Sport Upper Malone.

Queen’s and Ulster awarded £2.1million for state-of-the-art high performance computing facility

UNIVERSITY NEWS | 17 February, 2020

Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University have been awarded a major grant of £2.1million for a state-of-the-art computing facility.

Queen's launches new 'Climate-friendly Holiday Shutdown' Campaign

SUSTAINABILITY | 9 December, 2019

Queen's has launched a new 'Climate-friendly Holiday Shutdown' campaign that recognises that the impact of small changes and actions by a large number of us working together as a staff community can make a big difference.

Queen's named among NI's top companies for environmental leadership for a second year running

Sustainability | 6 December, 2019

Queen's has achieved Platinum status – the highest scoring level – for the second year running in this year's Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey.

In Pictures: Queen's and local residents open new tree nursery at Lennoxvale

Sustainability | 14 November, 2019

On Wednesday 13 November 2019, Queen's staff and student volunteers joined local residents to celebrate the opening of a new tree nursery at Lennoxvale.

Queen's University partners with local residents to create tree nursery

Sustainability | 14 November, 2019

Queen's University has partnered with the San Souci Residents Association and environmental charity The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) to create a Tree Nursery on Queen's property.

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Public Consultation Event

Have your say | 1 August, 2019

The University is holding a Public Consultation Event on the new building proposed for the expansion of Queen’s University Management School at Riddel Hall on Tuesday 13 August from 12.00pm - 2.00pm and from 4.00pm - 8.00pm in Riddel Hall.

Queen's becomes first Northern Ireland university to receive a prestigious Green Flag Award

Environment | 25 July, 2019

Queen's University Belfast has been awarded a prestigious Green Flag Award in the 2019 Green Flag Awards – becoming the first university in Northern Ireland to be recognised by the scheme.

Queen’s University announces achievement of Carbon Management Plan target at annual Green Awards

Sustainability | 7 June, 2019

Queen's University celebrated its ninth annual Green Awards on Tuesday 4 June with a reception in Riddel Hall.

Queen’s Sport celebrates 50 years’ of Queen’s Ladies Boat Club

University News | 27 May, 2019

The 15th annual Queen’s University Belfast Boat Race is due to take place next month, with Queen's rowers taking on Trinity College Dublin on Saturday 8 June 2019.

Queen’s University Belfast officially opens Precision Medicine Centre of Excellence

Health | 10 April, 2019

Queen’s University Belfast today (Wednesday 10 April) officially opened the Precision Medicine Centre of Excellence (PMC), which will radically change the landscape of modern medicine in Northern Ireland and beyond.

Queen's named among NI's top companies for environmental leadership

Sustainability | 5 December, 2018

Queen's has achieved Platinum status – the highest scoring level – in this year's Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey.

Cycle Friendly UK - Gold

Queen's receives international recognition as a gold standard cycle friendly employer

Environment and Sustainability | 14 November, 2018

Queen's is celebrating international recognition, as the first organisation to achieve GOLD standard in Cycling UK's Cycle Friendly Employer accreditation, which rewards companies in the UK who make their workplaces awe-inspiring through cycling.

Queen’s opens new, state-of-the-art lab for Pharmaceutical Analysis

Science and Technology | 25 June, 2018

Queen's has opened a new laboratory in the School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, equipped with state-of-the-art instruments from leading analytical instrument manufacture company Agilent.

Green Awards 2018

Green Impact | 11 June, 2018

Queen's annual Green Awards took place again this year on 21 May at Riddel Hall.

Travel Survey Summary

Travel Survey results

Infrastructure | 7 June, 2018

More staff and students than ever before are using sustainable modes of travel to and from the University.

Green Events at Queen's 2018

Environmental Impact | 5 March, 2018

The first few months of 2018 have been busy for Queen's Green Impact team and Green champions across the University.

Fairtrade Fortnight, 26 February – 11 March 2018

Impact | 22 February, 2018

Fairtrade Fortnight takes place from 26 February – 11 March this year.

Queen’s building project wins national recognition

Infrastructure | 7 November, 2017

A Belfast building project has been highly commended at the Grand Final of the RICS Awards in London.

New Virtual Learning Environment to support student learning experience

Infrastructure | 23 October, 2017

The University has a procured a new Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) that will enable staff to harness innovative technology to support the student learning experience.

Lanyon Building at Queen's University Belfast

Achievements recognised at Green Awards 2017

Infrastructure | 25 September, 2017

The efforts of staff and students in helping the University to reduce its carbon emissions have been recognised at this year’s Green Awards.

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

Infrastructure | 31 March, 2017

An iconic and world class Computer Science hub has been opened at Queen’s University Belfast.


Queen’s Environment Team recognised for impact

Infrastructure | 22 March, 2017

The Environment Team in the Estates Directorate were recognised at this year's Staff Excellence Awards for the impact they have made across the University.

Queen’s School of Law opening: Registrar and Chief Operating Officer James O’Kane, deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, the First Minister Arlene Foster and Queen’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Patrick Johnston

First Minister and deputy First Minister attend opening of Queen's new £20 million School of Law

Society | 16 September, 2016

The First Minister Arlene Foster and deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness attended the opening of the new £20 million School of Law located in the Main Site Tower at Queen’s University.