Queen's in the News Archive
Niko Troje's (Psychology) research that shows our brains are hard-wired to pick up the motion of an approaching predator's feet is highlighted in the Globe and Mail.
Cheryl King -Van Vlack’s (Rehabilitation Therapy) recent study that shows exercise during dialysis boosts toxin removal is highlighted in a Canadian Press story that receives coverage in the Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Province, Toronto Sun, Kingston Whig-Standard, Hamilton Spectator, Moncton Times & Transcript, Barrie Examiner, on CBC Radio national news, K-Rock and FLY-FM.
Rick Jackson (Business) discusses in the National Post court decisions around the firing of workers.
Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about emergency preparedness appears in the Toronto Star.
Doug Bland's (Policy Studies) allegorical piece about Canada's involvement in Darfur appears in the Ottawa Citizen.
David Walker (Health Sciences) discusses in the Toronto Star doctors' preparedness for disaster.
Linda Levesque (Community Health & Epidemiology) receives extensive coverage for her new study about the risk of heart attack for patients using Vioxx including in the Globe and Mail, Ottawa Citizen, Kingston Whig-Standard, Montreal Gazette, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Regina Leader Post, Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Sun, Victoria Times Colonist, Charlottetown Guardian, Independent (U.K.), CBC Radio Canada, Reuters, Bloomberg and MSNBC.
Jane Webster’s (Business) co-authored study showing co-workers withhold information from each other is highlighted in the Globe and Mail.
An op-ed by Kip Pegley (School of Music/Women’s Studies) about American Idol’s reinforcement of social limitations appears in the Ottawa Citizen.John Pliniussen (Business) comments on the power of email to enhance business decisions in the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal. Julie Blais (Psychology) comments on cyber-bullying in the Kingston Whig-Standard.Darren Beiko (Urology) comments in Maclean's regarding a study on a kidney stone treatment.
Doug Bland (Policy Studies) discusses in the Globe and Mail and Kingston Whig-Standard the media ban on the return to Canada of soldiers killed in action.