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Queen's in the News Archive

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2005-06-07 10:39:42

Pamela Dickey Young (Religious Studies) continues to comment about the role of the church in same-sex marriage, most recently in the Globe and Mail.

Tim Smith (History) is highlighted in a Maclean’s magazine review of his book France in Crisis: Welfare, Inequality and Globalization since 1980.

Robert Thacker (Physics) is interviewed on CBC Radio As it Happens about the Millennium Simulation – a simulated computer representation of the universe.

2005-06-06 09:06:47

Nick Bala (Law) comments in the Ottawa Citizen about false parental abuse allegations in child-custody conflicts.

Pamela Dickey Young (Religious Studies) comments in the Canadian Press about the role of the church in same-sex marriage.

2005-06-03 10:03:31

John Smol (Biology) comments in the Ottawa Citizen, Kingston Whig-Standard and Calgary Herald about disappearing lakes in the Arctic.

David Edwards (Business) comments in the Ottawa Sun about the job market for Canadian MBA students.

2005-06-02 14:18:25

Marc Busch (Business) comments in the National Post about a new trade war between the U.S. and European Union.

Kevin Hall (Civil Engineering) comments in the Ottawa Citizen and St. John’s Telegram about Canada’s water plan.

Philip Burge (Psychiatry) is interviewed on CBC Radio Ontario Morning and regional news broadcasts, and CHUM Radio Kingston about his research on Ontario Crown wards, and on K-Rock Radio about public attitudes re the closure of institutions for people with developmental disabilities.

Harvey Lazar and Ron Watts’ (Intergovernmental Relations) remarks to a special subcommittee of the Commons finance committee are highlighted in the latest issue of Maclean’s magazine.

2005-05-30 09:46:55

A study co-authored by Sharryn Aiken (Law) about informal money-transfer services in the name of fighting terrorism is highlighted in the Globe and Mail, Calgary Herald and Ottawa Sun.

A study co-authored by Kathryn Brohman (Business) about website evolution is highlighted in the Globe and Mail.

Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about Paul Martin’s obligation to make health care the number one priority on the national agenda appears in the Toronto Star.

Walter Rosser (Family Medicine) comments in the Ottawa Sun about the family doctor shortage in Ontario.

Nick Bala’s (Law) research on judges' perceptions of children’s honesty initially highlighted in the Globe and Mail continues to receive coverage, most recently on CBC Radio Ontario Morning.

2005-05-27 09:54:10

The Human Media Laboratory and Roel Vertegaal’s eyeBlog technology are highlighted in the Globe and Mail.

Douglas Reid (Business) comments in the National Post about WestJet’s legal battle with Air Canada.

2005-05-25 09:59:41

A review of Passionate Visionary by Richard Ascough (Theological College) and Sandy Cotton (Business) appears in the Globe and Mail.

Don Stuart (Law) comments in the Kingston Whig-Standard about allegations on Parliament Hill following last Thursday’s vote.

2005-05-24 11:04:03

Ken Wong (Business) discusses corporate crisis management in the Globe and Mail.

Richard Ascough (Theological College) and emeritus professor Sandy Cotton (Business) are quoted in the Globe and Mail from their book Passionate Visionary: Leadership Lessons from the Apostle Paul.

Professor emeritus Ned Franks (Political Studies) comments in a Canadian Press story about policy around the House of Commons speaker’s vote to break a tie. The story is covered in the Globe and Mail, London Free Press, Hamilton Spectator and on Broadcast News Service.

The High Performance Computing Virtual Laboratory (HPCVL) is highlighted in the Globe and Mail Online.

Art Cockfield's (Law) opinion piece about what the Conservative party should do to enhance their chances of obtaining political power appears in the Toronto Star.

Nick Bala’s (Law) recent study about judge’s perceptions of children's honesty while testifying in court initially highlighted in the Globe and Mail continues to receive coverage, most recently in the Kingston Whig-Standard, a Canadian Press story that is covered by the London Free Press and St. Catharines - Niagara Standard and on ABC TV.

Arthur Sweetman (Policy Studies) comments in the Ottawa Sun and Edmonton Sun about a new study that proposes increasing the age for compulsory school attendance in Canada.

Alistair Maclean’s (Psychology) sleep research is highlighted in the Edmonton Journal.

David Skillicorn’s (Computing) innovative software that de-codes language patterns and usage in email correspondence initially highlighted on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen continues to receive coverage, most recently in the New York Times and Herald-Tribune.

Kathy Brock (Policy Studies) comments on CKNW 570 news radio and provides live on-air commentary about the federal government's recent vote of confidence on CKWS-TV.

2005-05-17 16:45:43

Nick Bala’s (Law) recent study about judge’s perceptions of children's honesty while testifying in court is highlighted in the Globe and Mail.

Ken Wong (Business) discusses in the Toronto Star, Star Wars-themed marketing. He also comments in the Ottawa Citizen and Montreal Gazette about loyalty cards.

Queen’s School of Business rankings in the Financial Times annual rankings of executive education programs are highlighted in the Globe and Mail and on CKWS-TV news.

Mark Green (Civil Engineering) comments in the National Post and Toronto Star about funding cuts that threaten the future of First Nations Technical Institute near Belleville.

Sharon Sutherland (Policy Studies) comments on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen about stresses on public servants due to the parliamentary deadlock.

John Osborne’s (Art) appointment as dean of arts and social sciences at Carleton University is highlighted in the Ottawa Citizen.

David Skillicorn’s (Computing) innovative software that de-codes language patterns and usage in email correspondence initially highlighted on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen continues to receive coverage, most recently on the front page of the Kingston Whig Standard, CBC-TV’s Scitech File and CHRQ Radio (Calgary).

Alvaro Morales’ (Urology) andropause research is highlighted on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard.

Suzanne Fortier (VP Academic) comments in the Kingston Whig-Standard about the new collective agreement between Queen’s and the Queen’s University Faculty Association.

Donald Farquhar (Internal Medicine) continues to receive coverage for his recent funding for a five-year, end-of-life care fellowship, most recently in the Kingston Whig-Standard.

Audrey Kobayashi (Geography) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about Kingston’s transportation services for mobility impaired people.

Douglas Reid (Business) comments in the Montreal Gazette and Regina Leader-Post about challenges still facing Air Canada subsequent to re-structuring.

Sarita Verma (Family Medicine) discusses opportunities for international medical graduates in Canada on CBC-Radio’s Radio Noon phone-in.

2005-05-13 11:44:57

An opinion piece by Ross Finnie (Policy Studies) about post secondary funding appears in the Toronto Star.

David Skillicorn’s (Computing) innovative software that de-codes language patterns and usage in email correspondence is highlighted on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen.

Professor emeritus Ned Franks (Political Studies) continues to comment about the current parliamentary gridlock, most recently in a Canadian Press story that is covered by the Corner Brook Western Star, Charlottetown Guardian, London Free Press and on CPAC and CBC Newsworld.

Tom Courchene (Policy Studies) comments in the Edmonton Journal about equalization payments to the provinces.

Jean Stairs (Theological College) comments in the Hamilton Spectator about this year's recipient of the honorary degree conferred by Queen's Theological College.

Principal Karen Hitchcock comments in the Kingston Whig-Standard and on CBC Radio regional news about the budget.

Donald Akenson (History) is quoted in Macleans magazine about a secret version of the Gospel of Mark that some scholars believe reveals a gay Christ.

Anita Anand (Law) comments in Lawyer’s Weekly about the effects of legislative changes to securities law

Jo-Anne Brady (University Registrar) comments on CKWS-TV about the budget.

David Lyon (Sociology) comments on CBC Radio Ontario Morning about surveillance issues.

Pam Dickey Young continues to comment about the place of the church in marriage, most recently on CBC Radio Ontario Morning.

Michael Cummings (Classics) comments on CBC Radio All in a Day about the use of multi-spectral imaging techniques in recovering texts from the "Oxyrhynchus Papyri" that were found in an Egyptian garbage dump over 100 years ago.

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