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QWIC Earns Recognition as “Amazing Queen’s Women of 2018”

Women have been making outstanding contributions across campus and it was just a matter of time before the efforts of Queen’s Women in Computing (QWIC) gained further recognition. On March 8th, 2019, QWIC was included in a short feature titled … Continue reading

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Remembering Two Great Professors: Dr. Don Jardine and Dr. Michael Levison

In recent months, we have  said “goodbye” to two Emeritus Professors: Dr. Don Jardine and Dr. Michael Levison. Dr. Don Jardine (July 23, 1930- February 7, 2019)  Dr. Don Jardine came to Queen’s in 1970 and served as Head of … Continue reading

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Queen’s Women in Computing (QWIC) Hosts an International Women’s Day Event

On Friday March 8th, QWIC hosted Women in Tech Panel in celebration of International Women’s Day. Four female alumnae were on the panel to share their insights and experiences of their work in the field of computing. This year’s panel … Continue reading

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David Skillcorn Talks to the National Post on the Importance of Banning Huawei in Canada

David Skillicorn comments on why the decision to ban Huawei is a crucial one for Canada. Read the full story here: https://nationalpost.com/opinion/why-banning-huawei-is-just-one-of-a-series-of-steps-canada-needs-to-take-to-defend-itself

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David Skillicorn In The News

The Globe and Mail reported that Christian Leuprecht, Art Cockfield, and David Skillicorn submitted a letter to the Finance Department, calling on Ottawa to remove $100 and $50 bill from circulation due to money laundering issues. Read the full article here: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-growing-use-of-100-bills-at-odds-with-cashless-consumer-trend/ … Continue reading

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David Skillicorn Talks to CBC News about the Arrest of Huawei’s Chief Financial Officer

David Skillicorn comments on the recent report on the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer. Read more here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/huawei-china-telecom-arrest-spying-1.4934905

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