Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

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March 3, 2014

Marc Epprecht (Global Development Studies) – Is Africa the most homophobia continent, op-ed published on CNN.ca.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Bricks-and-mortar shops can offer a personal touch, in the National Post.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Quebec’s ‘dying with dignity’ law would set new standards, in the South Asia Mail; The absurdity of labelling things as ‘natural,’ op-ed published in The Kingston Whig Standard.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Dissecting international response to Russian military intervention in Crimea, on CTV News Channel.

Duncan Scott (Psychiatry) – Should Vince Li be granted unescorted visits? On GlobalNews.ca.

Robert Engen (History) – New display on public health in the military at the Museum of Health Care, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

Garnett Picot (School of Policy Studies) – University education gap widens, in the Vancouver Sun, Saskatoon Sunday Phoenix, Regina Sunday Post.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Are smarter homes safer? In the St. John’s Telegram.

Sam McKegney (English) – Collection looks at indigenous manhood, in the Winnipeg Free Press.

Arthur Cockfield (Law) – Gildan Activewear; How the government made it easier to avoid paying taxes, in Canadian Business.

February 28, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation continues to evolve in Ukraine, on CTV News Channel.

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – March Break shows a spike in teen pregnancies, on CTV Morning Live.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Internet can sometimes provide too much information, in the Lethbridge Herald and the Prince George Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) - Legal options for Edmonton mother trying to find family for daughters, on globalnews.ca.

Danny Lloyd (Electrical Engineering student) – Queen’s eco snowmobile team prepares for competition, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Atif Kukaswadia (School of Medicine) – Immigrants and their physical fitness levels, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on CKNW (Vancouver radio) and CKWS Television.

February 28, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation continues to evolve in Ukraine, on CTV News Channel.

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – March Break shows a spike in teen pregnancies, on CTV Morning Live.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Internet can sometimes provide too much information, in the Lethbridge Herald and the Prince George Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) - Legal options for Edmonton mother trying to find family for daughters, on globalnews.ca.

Danny Lloyd (Electrical Engineering student) – Queen’s eco snowmobile team prepares for competition, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Atif Kukaswadia (School of Medicine) – Immigrants and their physical fitness levels, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on CKNW (Vancouver radio) and CKWS Television.

February 27, 2014

Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Some of Apple Inc.’s most popular products contained a glaring security flaw, in the Globe and Mail.

Grace Jaramillo (Political Studies) – How Chavez planted the seeds of violence, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – Researchers notice a rise in teen pregnancies during March, in the Toronto Sun and on CKWS Television.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Target is expecting to double sales in the coming year, in the National Post, Calgary Herald, Vancouver Province, Montreal Gazette, Saskatoon Star Phoenix and a number of other national newspapers.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Things continue to develop in Ukraine, on CJAD (Montreal radio).

Paul Grogan (Biology) - Should esthetics be over-riding concern on Amherst Island, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

John Smol (Biology) – Rock snot in rivers and lakes may be linked to global warming, in the Kingston Herald.

February 26, 2014

Judith Davidson (Psychology) – Here is a tool more powerful than drugs to fight insomnia, in the Globe and Mail.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – A new RBC housing study says mortgage prices will increase, on CTV News Channel.

Monica Labarge (School of Business) – Restaurants in Ontario will be required to put a calorie count on their menus, on News Talk 1290 (London radio).

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – Teen pregnancies show a spike during March Break, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on Live @ 5 CKWS Television.

February 25, 2014

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Ottawa hopes to reap millions from selling ads on a job bank site, in the Globe and Mail.

Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Egypt’s interim government announces its resignation, on CTV News Channel.

Thomas Dean (Electrical and Computer Engineering) – Olympic hockey caused a massive bandwidth strain across the country, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

February 24, 2014

Michael Tschakovsky (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) - Physical exercise followed immediately by cognitive training gives your brain a healthy boost, in the Globe and Mail.

Don Stuart (Law) – Organized crime trial to continue despite abusive prosecution tactics, in the Globe and Mail.

Richard Ascough (School of Religion) – Discussing the new movie Son of God, on Context with Lorna Dueck (Global television).

Louis Gagnon (School of Business) – Why Nova Scotia distanced itself from the Canadian benchmark rate, in the National Post.

Marco Sivilotti (School of Medicine) - The dark side of acetaminophen, in the Toronto Star.

Robert Dennis (History, School of Religion) - Rome had the right man to bring forth historic change, in the Catholic Register.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Ethics of clinical trials demand attention, op-ed in the London Free Press and the Sarnia Observer; Assisted dying bill was sabotaged, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Thomas Dean (Electrical and Computing Engineering) –How Canadians watch the Olympics is evolving, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) - No region of the world has benefitted from less sustained Canadian interest and involvement than South America, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

February 21, 2014

Robert Wolfe (Political Studies) – Democrats grind gears in Obama’s attempt to update NAFTA, in the Vancouver Sun.

Ian Janssen (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) - Sitting time linked to disability regardless of physical activity, on cbc.ca.

Robert Engen (PhD candidate, History) – New exhibit explores war against disease, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Heather Evans (English) commented on Valentine’s Day spending on the online site cardhub.com.

February 20, 2014

Robert Wolfe (Political Studies) – Dissing the North American Free Trade Agreement for political gain, on News 570.

Keith McWhirter (IT Services) – Keeping track of the family with technology, blog on globalnews.ca.

February 19, 2014

Richard Reznick (Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences) – Doctors may cut down on unnecessary tests, in the Toronto Star.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Iran’s leader is expressing skepticism about the next round of nuclear negotiations with world powers, on Sun News Network.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Belgium makes a controversial ruling on child euthanasia, on 102 FM (Jamaican radio).

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