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Queens Begins Construction on Region’s First World-Class Field Hockey Facility

The Queens Sports Complex in Marion Diehl Park is home to the university's Royals field hockey program, introduced in 2016, and to Charlotte Ambush youth field hockey club. Ambush oversees 18 school programs, as well as more than 300 youth in recreation league and select programs. Queens also shares the field space and other Sports Complex facilities with Mecklenburg County. Read More

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Dr. Lyons Named 2016 North Carolina Sport Management Coalition Educator of the Year

Students speak very highly of Dr. Lyons and credit a lot of their accomplishments at Queens to him due to his willingness to push students past their potential. Read More

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General Hayden and Sir John Scarlett Discuss National Security at Learning Society Event

On Tuesday, The Learning Society and Queens community welcomed General Michael Hayden, former CIA and NSA director, and Sir John Scarlett, former chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service, as they discuss geopolitical hot spots and the confluence of cyber security, privacy and national security. Read More

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Davis and Gatterdam Awarded for Philanthropy

Davis was recognized as the year's Outstanding Fundraising Executive, an award for leadership encompasses integrity, talent and dedication in fundraising. Davis has raised over $125 million for Queens. Alumna Kate Gatterdam received the award for Outstanding Student Philanthropist. Read More

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Funderburk Publishes Poetry, MFA Faculty Named Genius Award Winners

The English and Creative Writing Department and the MFA Department have much to be proud of this year. Julie Funderburk, assistant professor of English and creative writing, published her debut poetry collection, "The Door that Always Opens." Two MFA faculty, poet Claudia Rankine and playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, were named among the 23 McArthur Genius Award fellows. Over fifteen publications and submissions and over seven conference presentations and essays composed by the department's faculty were accepted. Read More

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Andrea B. Smith Named Queens' 2016 BusinessWoman of the Year

An innovative leader at one of the world’s leading financial institutions,Smith recognized for her professional achievements and community engagement. Read More

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Faculty, Alumna Recognized by CharlotteFive for Blogs

Dr. Suzanne Watts Henderson, associate professor of religion, Dr. Norris Frederick, professor of philosophy and Kris Seek '97 were acknowledged for their blogging prowess. Read More

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Fall 2016 Knight School Dean's List Read More

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Student Perseveres Despite Uncertain Future

While lawmarkers and politicians wrangle over immigration policy, a gifted student faces an uncertain future in the only land he knows as home. Read More

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U.S. News & World Report Praises Queens Online Programs

U.S. News & World Report Praises Queens Online Programs Read More

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