News for October 2021

Sketches of Hayti by William Woodis Harvey

William Woodis Harvey, Sketches of Hayti (1827) and Queens’ Legacies of Enslavement Project developments

The Library is delighted to report the recent acquisition (generously assisted by Friends of the National Libraries) of a copy of Sketches of Hayti...

Mohamed El-Erian and Mike Foale

President's "Fireside Chat" with Dr Michael Foale CBE

On Friday 22nd October, Queens' hosted the first of the President's "Fireside Chats" Dr Mohamed El-Erian spoke with Honorary Fellow, Dr Michael...

Photo of students studying in the Armitage room at Queens' College

Library Newsletter - Michaelmas 2021

Read about recent news from the Library in the Michaelmas newsletter 2021

Photo of the President with the first Alexander Crummell Scholars, Queens' College

The first Alexander Crummell Scholars

This year, Queens' welcomed the first recipients of the new Alexander Crummell Scholarships

Photo of Dr Graham Denyer Willis

Dr Graham Denyer Willis: Philip Leverhulme prize winner 2021

Congratulations to Dr Graham Denyer Willis, Philip Leverhulme prize winner 2021

Photo of Lady Arden Heswall DBE - Queens' Distinguished Lecture in Law 2021

Queens' sixth Distinguished Lecture in Law

The sixth Distinguished Lecture in Law was delivered on Thursday 14th October 2021 by Lady Arden of Heswall DBE, Justice of the Supreme Court

Photo of the Marcus Hughes-Hallett boat-naming ceremony, Oct 2021

Boat-naming Ceremony: The Marcus Hughes-Hallett

Launch of the new Marcus Hughes-Hallett boat

Photo of Abi Smith at Graduation

Congratulations to Abi Smith!

Abi Smith's (2018) dissertation, 'Making sense of sonic affect: the automated voices of the London Underground', has won the Social and Cultural...

The Armitage Room for postgraduates

Postgrad study in The Armitage Room

The Armitage Room in the middle of College is now open for postgrads to study in.   This is a brand new development, made possible by a donor to...

Photo of History Workshop at Queens' on Universities and the Atlantic Slave Trade

History Workshop at Queens' on Universities and the Atlantic Slave Trade

In September 2022, Andrew Thompson and Gareth Atkins will be convening a workshop at Queens' to discuss how universities shaped and were shaped by...