Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

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August 22, 2014

Ciara Bracken-Roche (Surveillance Studies Centre) comments on drones on Radio Canada International,CBC radio syndication, and Corus Radio in Alberta.

Brian Lynch (Mining) discusses his mock Mars mission, in the Brantford Expositor.

Queen’s is mentioned in a Huffington Post story about the Most Beautiful University Campuses in Canada.

August 21, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Murder of American journalist Jim Foley, on CTV National News and CTV News Channel.

Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) – Enforcing the rules, letter to the editor published in the Globe and Mail.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) – ‘Warehousing’ of seniors costs $2.3B per year, in the Montreal Gazette, Edmonton Journal, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Windsor Star, Regina Leader-Post; Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance, on Canada.com.

Sharry Aiken (Law) – Commercial vehicle safety blitz in Toronto targeted minorities, in the Canadian Press and published on CP24.

Brian Lynch (Mining) – Students conduct mock Mars mission, in the London Free Press, Pembroke Observer and Niagara Falls Review.

August 20, 2014

Colin Leys (Political Studies) – Safety of private hospitals questioned as report reveals hundreds die unexpectedly, in the Daily Telegraph.

Atif Kukaswadia (Public Health Sciences) – Kids born abroad have lower BMIs, study says, in the Toronto Star.

Mary-Jo Maur (Law) – Steve Moore and Todd Bertuzzi have reached a settlement, in the National Post.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Bieber, Swift scent sales stink, says perfumer, in the National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun and other Postmedia publications.

John Smol (Biology) – Government memo criticized top biologist for comments on oilsands, in the Huffington Post and on CBC’s All In A Day.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) – Bountiful sect members face polygamy charges, on SunTV

Brian Lynch (Mining) – Ontario students join Canadian Space Agency for mock Mars mission, on Sun News Network.

 

Ian Gilron (Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine) – Can antidepressants help with postsurgical pain? On CBC’s All In A Day, News-Medical.net and HealthCanal.com.

August 19, 2014

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) – Concerns over the spread of Ebola, on CTV News Channel.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – How to save money and get the best deals on back-to-school tech, on GlobalNews.com.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Questions remain about polygamy law as charges laid, in the Kimberley Daily Bulletin and the Cranbrook Daily Townsman (local B.C. newspapers), on castanet.net and on Sirius XM Radio.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) - Questions remain about polygamy law as charges laid, in the Kimberley Daily Bulletin and the Cranbrook Daily Townsman (local B.C. newspapers) and on castanet.net.

Ian Janssen (Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Risky play and skinned knees are key to healthy child development, on DurhamRegion.com.

August 18, 2014

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – The Ebola crisis, special report on the BBC’s “Focus on Africa.”

Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) – Media surrounding Robin Williams’ death, on BBC radio’s “The Stephen Nolan Show” and CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Nigel Smith (Director, SNOLAB) – A deep search for the invisible universe, on AlJazeera.com.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) – In wake of bountiful charges feminists call for decriminalization of polygamy published by the Canadian Press and appears on CTVNews.ca, the Guelph Mercury and the Prince George Citizen and in Macleans.

Nick Bala (Law) – Questions remain about polygamy law, published by the Canadian Press and appears on CTVNews.ca,  the Guelph Mercury and the Prince George Citizen and on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Kathleen Lahey (Law) – New job numbers show women are losing ground, op-ed published in the Toronto Star.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – New York Fries celebrates thirty years in the hot potato game, in the Toronto Star and Hamilton Spectator.

Toni Pickard (Law) – Thinking big about welfare, inequality could save us all money, op-ed published in the Ottawa Citizen.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Political deal is needed to stem IS recruitment in Iraq, on CTV News Channel.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Kingston’s housing market remains strong, on CKWS-TV.

Steven Liss (Vice-Principal, Research) – Grafoid Inc. expansion expected to generate more than $30 million for the local economy, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – The perils of military intervention, op-ed published in the Kingston Whig Standard.

August 15, 2014

Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) discusses Robin Williams' death in the National Post.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) comments on the U.S. decision on whether to arm the Kurds, on CTV News Channel and NewsTalk 770 (Calgary radio). 

Nigel Smith (Director, SNOLAB) discusses SNOLAB on CTV Northern Ontario.

August 14

Don Drummond (School of Policy Studies) – Jobs data error causes mayhem on markets, in the Toronto Star.

Tina Dacin (School of Business) – Employee loyalty dropping off, in the National Post, Montreal Gazette, Cape Breton Post and other Postmedia publications.

Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) – Experts concerned about ‘copycat suicides,’ in the on Canada.com and published in the Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald and other Postmedia publications.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Iraq and the international response, on SunTV.

Marvin McInnis (History) – How Canada lost the war, and other Great War tales, in the Waterloo Region Record.

Richard Oko (Biomedical and Molecular Sciences) – Synthetic sperm protein may help treat male infertility, in the Kingston Herald.

August 13, 2014

Richard Oko (Biomedical and Molecular Sciences) – Synthetic protein offers new hope for male infertility, in the New York Daily News and the Daily Mail.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Ethical issues surround the Ebola virus treatments, on CTV News Channel and in The Conversation.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Explaining the UN-Gaza war crime tribunal, on Sun TV.

Tina Dacin (School of Business) – Employee loyalty about more than just a paycheque, in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix and the Fredericton Daily Gleaner.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) – Don’t pretend pot is harmless, in the Alaska Highway News.

Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) – Examining mental illness after the death of Robin Williams, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

August 12, 2014

Richard Oko (Biomedical and Molecular Sciences) – Synthetic sperm protein to treat male infertility, in the Times of India and in various medical trade publications.

Ariel Salzmann (History) – Gaza in Canadian news coverage, on the RealNews.com (Baltimore news site).

Julian Barling (School of Business) – Sleep well, you’ll lead well, column published in the Globe and Mail.

Don Drummond (School of Policy Studies) – London job calling for Finance’s Boivin, in the National Post, Ottawa Citizen and other Postmedia publications across Canada.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Companies going all out for customer loyalty, in the Montreal Gazette, the St. John’s Telegram, the Halifax Chronicle-Herald and other Postmedia publications across Canada.

Kathryn Brohman (School of Business) – The Internet data security breach by a Russian crime ring, on CJOB Winnipeg.

Ursula Thorley (Mining) – The ins and outs of tailing ponds, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Barrie Frost (Psychology) – Monarch butterflies in decline, data reveals, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

August 11, 2014

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – WHO calls Ebola outbreak and international emergency, interviewed by the BBC and will be broadcast globally throughout today; stories in the Regina Leader-Post, Vancouver Sun, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, the Kingston Whig Standard and numerous local and national print publications. He was also interviewed on CBC News Network and CKNW (Vancouver radio) on the same topic.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) – Don’t pretend pot is harmless, in the Victoria Times-Colonist and other Postmedia publications; Pot puts doctors in tough position, in the National Post, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Windsor Star, Vancouver Sun  and other Postmedia publications.

Bob Montgomerie (Biology) – Good science requires better teaching, op-ed published in Times Higher Education.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Is Toronto over-policed? In the Globe and Mail; Blair’s ouster is a chance to pursue real change in policing, in the Globe and Mail.

Nick Bala (Law) – The expiring marriage; Should we put a time limit on relationship contracts? In the National Post.

Rachael Johnstone (Political Studies, BISC) – Reproductive restrictions highlight grey zone of rights, in the Toronto Star.

John Andrew (School of Business, School of Urban and Regional Planning) – Renters market covers gamut, in the London Free Press.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Studies) – Islam, democracy incompatible? Op-ed published in the Kingston Whig-Standard.

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