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Queen's in the News Archive

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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.

August 8, 2014

Tom Lisney (Psychology) discusses how sharks see in the dark on Yahoo! News (UK & Ireland) and National Geographic.

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) comments on the Ebola virus, on CBC Radio 1 and CTV News Channel

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) weighs in on Ebola drugs on CKNW (Vancouver radio). 

August 7, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Couple detained in China are being investigated for stealing military secrets, on the Sun News Network and in the Winnipeg Sun.

Curtis Nickel (Urology) – Bee pollen can have positive health benefits for men, in the Calgary Herald.

August 6, 2014

Dick Zoutman (Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Public Health Sciences) – What measures can be taken to contain Ebola, on CTV News Channel.

Jim Leech (Chancellor) – Don’t count hydro pensions before they are hatched, in the Globe and Mail and the National Post.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Experts are growing more worried about Europe, in La Presse.

August 5, 2014

Judith Davidson (Psychology) – Non-drug interventions could soon be used to treatment insomnia, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Elizabeth Kelley (Psychology) – Unconventional autism therapy could lead to recovery, in the Globe and Mail.

Dick Zoutman (Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Public Health Sciences) – What measures can be taken to contain Ebola, on CTV News Channel Friday, Saturday and Monday and in the Windsor Star and Vancouver Sun.

Robert Engen (History) – From Gaza to Baghdad to Kiev we’re still fighting World War One, op-ed in the National Post.

Michael Smolander (Industrial Relations) – Japan is leading the way in preventive humanitarianism, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – TD introduces Automated Thanking Machines, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

August 1, 2014

Ian McKay (History) discusses commemorating the First World War in The Economist.

Lisa Dufraimont (Law) comments on 'Mr. Big' confessions in the Globe and Mail and several other print publications. 

Dick Zoutman (Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Public Health Sciences) talks about the Ebola outbreak in Africa on CTV National News.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) discusses the crisis in Ukraine and Russia, on CTV News Channel.

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