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Hiking through the woods is so overrated. Walking across the treetops is real adventure. Join Queen’s Young Alumni as we climb monkey bridges, walk across rope bridges and suspended walkways, soar down a giant zip line and, of course, connect with old Queen’s buddies and meet new friends.

Queen’s Young Alumni invites you to join them at Camp Fortune Aerial Experience on August 12th from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Registration must be done by clicking the following link: (Please note: hitting "join" on the Facebook event does not mean you are registered)

The registration fee includes:
- Transportation to and from Camp Fortune – pick up location will be at Tunney’s Pasture
- A half day of fun in the trees and zip lining
- A light BBQ lunch – lunch options include: hamburger, cheeseburger, hot dog, sausage or veggie burger with pop/water

For more information on Camp Fortune and the zip lining activities visit (

Queen’s Young Alumni’s first event sold out, so register soon to guarantee your spot.

Please note that athletic or running/closed toed shoes are required. We hope to see you swinging from the trees soon!

Please RSVP by August 3, 2012.
Young Alumni Aerial Experience
Sun, August 12, 2012, 8:00 AM
Camp Fortune

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Three awesome reasons you should register today for the next Ottawa Queen's Young Alumni Committee rafting trip on June 2.

1. Get a free gift from Queen's if you register by Sunday.
2. Register with YAC and save $40.
3. Get the chance to meet other awesome young Queen's alumni.

And and let's not forget... rafting is awesome!

Register online using the link below.
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Save the date young Queen's alumni. June 2 is the date of the next YAC adventure. You do not want to miss this one. Stay tuned for info!
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The Young Alumni Committee's kick off event was a success.

Check out the pictures:
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Queen's Model Parliament is in town and inviting all alumni in Ottawa to their Wine and Cheese!

When: Jan 18 2012
Time: 5 - 7 p.m.
Where: Parliament Hill, Reading Room
Cost: $25

Registration and event details below
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Do you ever wonder what affect an Alumni gifts would have on Queen's students? Please take a moment to enjoy this video and hear current students tell you what this support means to us.
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Check out the smiles and grins from the #yac adventure at Esprit Whitewater rafting. 
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The Young Alumni Committee invites you to have an adventure with your fellowQueen's alumni on the Ottawa River with Esprit Rafting. Take the plunge on an excitingride through 14-foot waves on the Ottawa River, including an over 5-metre waterfalldrop.

Join us on Saturday, June 2nd for an unforgettable adventure and the opportunity tocatch up and connect with Queen's alumni in Ottawa. The last Young Alumni eventsold out in one day so make sure to register soon, as there are only a limited number ofspots available.

Register online now!

Note: clicking on "attending" on the Facebook event does not count. You must register online (link above).

If you have any questions, comments or concerns please contact one of the YAC executive board members at
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Hey Alumni, support your own!

Ian Ried, a Queen's alumnus, will be doing a reading and book signing in Ottawa.

The event is happening at Collected Works bookstore, on April 21st at 2pm.

Details can be found here:

Iain Reid graduated from Queen's in 2004. His book, One Bird's Choice, won the CBC book club award for best non-fiction book of the year,
and has sold internationally. It was also featured in National Geographic:
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We second that! 新年快乐 to all Chinese Queen's Alumni in Ottawa
Kristine Simpson originally shared:
To my old Chinese teacher and old Chinese classmates from Queen's University:新年快乐!

+Queen's University Ottawa Alumni
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Explore some BIG ideas at Queen's MiniU! May 25-27, 2012

Enjoy thought-provoking discussions, hands-on learning, and interaction with world-class teachers and researchers.

Plus, no tests, exams, or previous experience required! Check it out; you won’t be disappointed.

Samantha King
Chancellor David Dodge
Sidneyeve Matrix
...and many more
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Don't miss the Annual Alumni Curling Funspiel on Saturday, February 25th, 2012.

Please join your fellow Queen’s Alumni at this always popular event, to be held on Saturday, February 25th, from 5:30-9:00 p.m. at the Rideau Curling Club (715 Cooper Street).

Curlers of all abilities are welcome. Equipment and instruction will be supplied for those who may be new to the game (or for those who just want a refresher).

The registration fee of $25 per person covers a fun evening of curling as well as post-curling snacks. This year we’re mixing things up a bit, with a challenge match against the University of Regina Alumni.

For more information, please contact Kevin Goheen, Sc’83, at

To register follow the link below.
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The Ottawa Queen's Alumni branch offers exciting events to meet new alumni and reconnect with old friends.
Connect with fellow Queen's alumni in Ottawa. The Ottawa Alumni branch offers exciting events to meet new alumni and reconnect with old friends.