Queen's in the News Archive
|August 29, 2013||
Ingrid Johnsrude (Psychology) – New research uncovers why our partner’s voice is so easy to identify, in the Daily Mail (United Kingdom) and a number of other international trade publications.
Don Klinger (Education) – Ontario elementary students are lagging in math, in the Hamilton Spectator, Ottawa Citizen, Toronto Star, Kingston Whig Standard and a number of other national daily newspapers.
William Leiss (School of Policy Studies) – Officials had no legal obligation to inform Pointe-Claire residents of illegal stockpile of hazardous waste, in the Montreal Gazette and the Vancouver Province.
John Pliniussen (School of Business) – Verizon could potentially come to Canada, on Sirius satellite radio (Channel 167 Canada Talks).
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Where the key players stand on the conflict in Syria, on globalnews.ca, CKNW (Vancouver radio) and CKWS Television.
|August 28, 2013||
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation in Syria continues to escalate, on CTV News Channel.
John Whyte (Law) – Senate reform won’t be a judicial rush job, op-ed in the Toronto Star.
Tandy Thomas (School of Business) – What are the back to school trends for the upcoming year, on a podcast for the Montreal Gazette.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – The situation in Syria continues to escalate, on NewsTalk 770 (Calgary radio).
|August 27, 2013||
John Pliniussen (School of Business) – Big three wireless companies in Canada launch public relations campaign, on cbc.ca.
Don Stuart (Law) – Group creates blueprint for adding a statutory safety value to Canada’s regime of mandatory minimum penalties, in The Lawyers Weekly.
|August 26, 2013||
Tim Abray-Nyman (PhD Political Studies student) – Rob Ford continues to work on his political image, this time arm wrestling Hulk Hogan, on Global National.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Investigators looking at a possible chemical weapon attack in Syria, on CTV News Channel.
Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – A proposed new governance model for Prince Edward County, on CBC Television (French) and All in a Day.
Jean Cote (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Sports can be beneficial for the development of children, in the Journal de Montreal.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Five new issues in the conflict in Syria, on cbc.ca and in the Huffington Post Canada.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – What is the impact of rising mortgage rates on Canadian residential real estate markets, on CBC Radio syndication.
Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Why we should decriminalize assisted dying, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.
Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – What do diplomats really do, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – What are the advantages to using social media in the classroom, in the Sault Star.
|August 22, 2013||
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Canadians search for Super Bowl 2014 ads more than anyone else on Earth, on SBWire (International); also spoke about Target’s lackluster performance with Ron Charles on CBC Television which also appeared on The National. (Across Canada).
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The cost of policing, on “All In A Day” on CBC Radio.
Jessica Jones (Psychiatry, Psychology) – Wanting to show ‘empathy’ to letter writer, in the Kingston Whig Standard (Kingston).
|August 23, 2013||
John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Are racy as campaigns geared towards teens going too far? On Global News. (Toronto)
|August 21, 2013||
Chris Simpson (School of Medicine) – Dr. Chris Simpson of Kingston New President-Elect at the Canadian Medical Association Annual Meeting on CNW Group (Across Canada); Kingston doctor new president-elect of Canadian Medical Association, in Kingston Whig Standard (Kingston).
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Re/Max goes public through an IPO, on “Ontario Morning” on CBC Radio (Across Canada).
Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) - The deliberations of the Prince Edward County Citizens' Assembly, on CJBQ radio (Belleville) and CJOJ radio (Belleville).
Ned Franks (Political Studies, School of Physical and Health Education) – Prime Minister Stephen Harper prorogues Parliament until October, on “Newswatch@6” on CKWS (Kingston).
Alan Lomax (Department of Medicine, Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences)and Stephen Vanner (Department of Medicine, Gastrointestinal Diseases Research Unit) - Funding will help inflammatory bowel disease research, in Kingston Whig Standard; School of Medicine receives funding from Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, in Kingston Herald.
|August 20, 2013||
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) - Canada’s military forced to accept fatter, less educated recruits as demographics change, in the National Post; Canadian Forces to reduce ‘unattainable’ targets for recruitment of women, visible minorities, in the National Post; the recent audit of Canada’s military and how recruitment has been impacted, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).
Warren Mabee (Policy Studies) – Energy East isn’t the next CP Railway, in Maclean’s Magazine.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Re/Max goes public through an IPO, on CBC Radio (Calgary).
Houchang Hassan-Yari (International and Defence Studies) – Kingston’s Egyptian community looks on with concern, in Kingston This Week.
Brenda Ravenscroft (Assoc. Dean, Faculty of Arts and Science) - Queen’s University is one of several classroom-based schools offering online courses, in the Toronto Star.
|August 19, 2013||
Richard Ascough (School of Religion) – New book defends the story of Jesus Christ, in the Globe and Mail.
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) – Historians skeptical of patriotic comparisons of pipelines to the Canadian Pacific Railway, in the Vancouver Province, Huffington Post, Dawson Creek Daily News, Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald and a number of other national daily newspapers.
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Sweeping Senate audit expected to doom old boys network, in the Calgary Herald, Windsor Star, Vancouver Sun, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette and a number of other national daily newspapers.
Elaine Petrof (School of Medicine) – Queen’s doctor develops new process to treat C. difficile, in the Huffington Post.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (International and Defence Policy) – Why are foreign countries hesitant to get involved in Egypt, on the Sun News Network.
Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Nutritional experiments a black mark on Canada’s history, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.
|August 16, 2013||
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) – Premier Kathleen Wynne supports oil pipelines across Ontario as long as safety, environmental concerns are met, in the Ottawa Citizen.
Ian McKay (History) – Afghanistan and the politics of memory, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.
Jamie Swift (School of Business) - Afghanistan and the politics of memory, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (International and Defence Policy) – Why won’t foreign countries get involved in the Egypt crisis, on cbc.ca.
Lonnie Aarssen (Biology) – Who are going to be the parents of the future, on CKWS Television.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The violence in Egypt is putting Canada in a moral dilemma, on Sun News and CKWS Television.