Vaccinate or not Vaccinate? That is the question.

In a world of misinformation, fake news and conspiracy theories, anti-vaccination messages have found conducive conditions on the worldwide web to spread their messages. Only a firm inter-governmental, multi-national effort can stem the flow of such damaging information, against a vaccine which is designed to combat a deadly adversary which has taken the lives of over 2 million worldwide.

Final Editorial of 2020: Where do we start and go from here?

Peter Donnelly, Editor 2020. Where do we start? In a year which saw Coronavirus engulf all aspects of normality in its deadly grip. In this final editorial, Peter Donnelly revisits some of the moments and events, both at home and abroad, and provides his thoughts on a year which struck an immensely somber tone forContinue reading “Final Editorial of 2020: Where do we start and go from here?”

QUB launches asymptomatic testing pilot programme: What does this mean for students?

Queen’s University launched an on-campus asymptomatic testing pilot programme, which on Monday 23rd November. This initiative comes at a crucial point in term, in that it will provide students who have remained on campus throughout the semester and who show no symptoms of the virus, with the reassurance of a negative test before they return home for Christmas. Abby Wallace Features Editor writes

The Gown’s Covid-19 Information page for QUB Students

As the only Queen’s University, Belfast student publication The Gown will endeavour to provide Queen’s University students and partners with the latest developments regarding the rapidly evolving Coronavirus public health pandemic.