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image12/09/16

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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Queens Announces First Destination Report

The report's findings identify Queens as providing exceptional training, education and experiences to launch our students into successful futures. Read More

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Alumna Named Georgia's Elementary Science Teacher of the Year

Although Alana Davis '04 graduated from Queens with a communication, her Queens experience led her to a career in education. Read More

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Queens Faculty Demonstrate Expertise on WFAE, Other Sources

Queens Faculty Demonstrate Expertise on WFAE, Other Sources Read More

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image02/28/17

Dr. Engen Collaborates with Local High School Student

Radeva's interest in music therapy continues to grow, thanks to Dr. Engen's willingness to lend her expertise beyond the classrooms of the Fine Arts Center. Read More

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image04/28/17

Students Participate in Model Organization of American States in D.C.

This year, eleven Queens students worked together to represent El Salvador. They prepared for the competition by learning about the social, political and economic history and current status of the country; they also had to become well-versed in understanding the same of other countries with which they must work with in the Model. Read More

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image05/04/17

Cheryl Gregory '17 Finds Way Back to College, Now Embarks on Graduate School

After decades of work while raising two boys, Gregory, 49, not only returned to school but excelled. She'll graduate Saturday from Queens University of Charlotte and then start graduate studies at Duke University. Read More

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image05/06/17

Professor Mark Kelso Wins Hunter-Hamilton Love of Teaching Award

The words of the Queens colleagues, alumni and current students who nominated Kelso paint the picture of a compassionate, brilliant, enthusiastic man. "Wizard-like," he is listening, guiding and laughing -a great, big laugh that his students love to hear and will never forget. His eyes sparkle with delight when "a student has put together a point of view or analogy that they hadn't thought of before." Read More

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image05/12/17

Algernon Sydney Sullivan Awards in Service Named at Commencement

This year, Margaret Nelson '17 was named the student award recipient. Nelson served as a member of the Student Government Association, a Royal Ambassador and Pi Sigma Alpha, the Political Science Honor Society, for which she served as president. She was also name the Outstanding Royal Ambassador for 2016-17. She received the North Carolina Campus Compact Student Election Engagement Fellowship from March-December 2016. During this period, she transformed voter registration and information initiatives at Queens.  Read More

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image07/31/17

Symphony by Malek Jandali '97 Premieres at Baltimore Orchestra

Both The Baltimore Sun and The Washington Post wrote about Jandeli and his seventeen-minute piece. The Post praised the performance, stating, it "found a rapt audience at its world premiere." Read More

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