Audrey Giles – BPHE, BA.

  1. What degree and year did you complete while a student at SKHS? 


  1. What is your current employer and position title?

University of Ottawa, Full Professor

  1. What else have you been doing professionally since you left SKHS?

Grad school – and raising my dogs!

  1. What is your favourite memory of being a student at SKHS and Queen’s?

PHE grad when we were all given joke awards. It showed how well everyone had come to know each other after four years.

  1. What is the most important thing you learned while a student at SKHS and Queen’s that has helped you get to where you are today?

I really enjoyed the ability to take courses in many areas. I learned to appreciate work in the social sciences, humanities, and natural sciences, which has helped me to better understand my colleagues’ work and the world in general.

  1. What would you say to a prospective student about studying in SKHS and Queen’s?

Do it!  Kingston and Queen’s are amazing places to spend some of the best years of your life!

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