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31 Oct, 2012

Tech-free zone offers quiet space for mid-term cramming Commerce students

Oct. 24 – Kingston. For students cramming for mid-terms, a quiet place to study can be hard to find. While break out rooms and common areas abound, noise levels can be distracting, with classmates tapping on laptop keyboards, using cellphones, and checking out videos (educational ones, no doubt) on their tablets.

30 Oct, 2012

Commerce students join campaign to promote organ donations

A campus-wide campaign to promote awareness about organ and tissue donation kicked off on Oct. 29 as part of the ‘Gift of 8’ movement. The program’s name reflects the fact that a single organ donor can save up to eight lives, according to the Trillium Gift of Life Network, a partner in the Queen’s campaign.