Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

Date Text
2005-02-08 10:03:07

Alan King (SPEG) comments on the front page of the National Post about increasing dropout rates in Canadian secondary schools. The story also appears in The Gazette (Montreal).

Douglas Reid (Business) comments in the Toronto Star about acquisitions and mergers.

Roger Ware (Economics) comments in the Toronto Star about Sheridan Scott’s performance as Canada's competition watchdog.

Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece offering budget advice to the finance minister appears in the Toronto Star. He also comments on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen about testimony at public inquiries by heads of countries, and in The Kingston Whig-Standard about former Prime Minister Chretien’s accountability for the sponsorship scandal.

Richard Chaykowski (Industrial Relations) comments in the National Post about a recent poll suggesting Canadians want fewer teams in the NHL. The story was also covered in the Ottawa Citizen, The Gazette (Montreal), The Kingston Whig-Standard, The Leader-Post (Regina), The StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) and The Edmonton Journal.

Douglas Reid (Business) comments in the Toronto Star about Nortel filing suits against three former top executives.

William Flanagan (Law) comments in a Kingston Whig-Standard story reporting his recent appointment as dean of Law.

2005-01-31 10:05:26

David Saunders (Business) discusses the latest Financial Times of London MBA rankings in the National Post.

Doug Bland (Policy Studies) comments in The Toronto Sun about the disconnect between Canadian politicians' words and actions.

Tom Courchene (Policy Studies) comments in The Toronto Star about equalization and the Canadian constitution.

Robin Boadway (Economics) is interviewed on CBC Radio news (Halifax) about a deal to let Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador keep offshore oil and gas revnues.

John Smol (Biology) continues to receive coverage for winning the Herzberg award, most recently in University Affairs.

John Molloy (PARTEQ) comments in a Kingston Whig-Standard profile of Robert Kisilevsky(Pathology).

2005-01-27 10:44:51

Karen Parent (Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation) is highlighted in The Globe and Mail for leading a team of researchers working on a new design for health care facilities that could profoundly change how commercial buildings are designed.

Marc Busch (Business) comments in The Globe and Mail about Chinese companies investing in Canada.

Allan Manson (Law) comments in The Toronto Star about the perceptions of commissioners in public inquiries.

Gerald Tulchinsky (History) comments in a Canadian Press story highlighting the Holocaust’s 60th anniversary. The story is carried in The Spectator (Hamilton).

Queen's model parliament is highlighted in The Kingston Whig-Standard.

Kate Harkness (Psycology) comments on CKWS TV about the reasons why people become depressed at this time of year.

Art McDonald (Physics) was interviewed by CBC Radio Sydney and comments on the front-page of the Sudbury Star and in the Cape Breton Post about winning the Pontecorvo Prize.

2005-01-24 10:38:49

Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about Canada’s response to the recent tsunami tragedy and foreign policy appears in The Toronto Star.

Ken Wong (Business) discusses marketing strategies and tactics in a Special to Marketing Magazine.

Kathy Lahey (Law) appears on CTV discussing issues related to same-sex marriage.

Wayne Cox (Political Studies) was interviewed on CKWS-TV about expected voter turnout for the Iraq elections.

Chris Eckert's (Biology) research investigating the loss of sex in plants is featured on CBC Radio's Quirks & Quarks.

Ian Gilron (Anesthesiology) comments on CBC Radio regional news about new research that means women recovering from hysterectomies require less morphine to combat pain.

2005-01-21 10:20:15

Douglas Reid (Business) discusses passenger reaction to a recent employee walkout by machinists at Air Canada in The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star and The Gazette (Montreal).

Jean Cot

2005-01-20 10:31:32

The Ottawa Citizen reports that Art McDonald (Physics) has won the Bruno Pontecorvo Prize, the top Russian award for particle physics. The story is also covered in The Kingston Whig-Standard.

Jean Cot

2005-01-19 10:35:21

Ross Finnie (Policy Studies), co-author of a Statistics Canada report that links parents’ levels of education with the likelihood that their children will attend university, comments in The Globe and Mail.

Lew Johnson (Business) discusses retirement planning in The Globe and Mail.

Bill Blake (Business) comments in the Toronto Sun about the Queen's-Cornell International Executive MBA.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) comments in a Canadian Press story about the impact of tsunami media coverage. The story is covered by the Calgary Sun and The Telegram (St. John's).

2005-01-17 10:10:16

Douglas Brown (Policy Studies) comments in The Globe and Mail about Newfoundland's value to Canada.

Douglas Bland (Policy Studies) comments in The Globe and Mail about Rick Hillier’s appointment as the new chief of the Canadian Armed Forces.

Thomas Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about Canada’s participation in ballistic missile defence appears in the Toronto Star.

Ray Satterthwaite (Advancement) comments on the front page of The Kingston Whig-Standard about how tsunami giving has affected donations to Queen’s.

Canada-U.S. relations expert Robert Wolfe (Political Studies) is highlighted in The Kingston Whig-Standard.

Brian Yealland (University Chaplain) comments in a front-page Kingston Whig-Standard story about how clergy and educators are making sense of the tsunami disaster.

2005-01-14 11:31:55

Dick Zoutman (Pathology) comments in the National Post about statistics from a new study on antibiotic-resistant "super bugs”. The story is also covered in the Gazette (Montreal), The Leader-Post (Regina), The StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) and The Kingston Whig-Standard.

Karen Dubinsky (History) comments in the National Post and The Spectator (Hamilton) about international adoption.

Roel Vertegaal (Computing) continues to receive coverage for his development of ‘attentive cubicles’, most recently on CBC Radio’s As It Happens.

John Smol (Biology) continues to receive coverage for his research on climate change, most recently on CBC on-line.

Anita Anand (Law) is quoted in Maclean's magazine about Canada Post as a monopoly.

2005-01-12 10:55:09

Robert Wolfe’s (Political Studies) commentary about NAFTA appears in the National Post.

Lew Johnson (Business) comments in the Toronto Star about Nortel executives returning $10.4 million in performance bonuses.

Harry McCaughey (Geography) comments in a front-page Kingston Whig-Standard story about this winter’s bizarre weather patterns.

Nick Bala (Law) is interviewed on CFRB news radio (Toronto) about youth justice reform.

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