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Queen's in the News Archive

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June 3, 2014

Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Apple shifts focus from hardware to software as a new era of competition with Google dawns, in the Globe and Mail.

John Smol (Biology) – The Obama administration plans to cut greenhouse gases by 30 per cent by 2030, on CTV News Channel.

John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Creating a whole new kind of online business, in the National Post.

Julian Barling (School of Business) – What are some good qualities found in a mayor, on CJOB (Winnipeg radio), CFRA (Ottawa radio) and CBC Metro Morning; What the Miami Dolphins are teaching the rest of us about workplace bullying, on forbes.com.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Why is the United States negotiating with terrorists, on Sun TV.

June 2, 2014

Don Drummond (Policy Studies) – Does Toronto have a rhetoric problem, in the Toronto Star.

Melissa Lafreniere (Geography) - Iqaluit looks at Apex River as supplemental water source, on CBC Television.

Heather Bastedo (Political Studies) – Commented on the upcoming election and how to engage young people, on CBC’s Cross Country Check-Up and CJOB 680 (Winnipeg radio).

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Taking a closer look at election platforms, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Diane Beauchemin (Chemistry) – Novel forensic technique identifies people by their hair, on gizmag.com and Nature World News.

May 30, 2014

Judith Davidson (Psychology) – Is sleep really the key to fighting obesity, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) - Scotiabank cuts fixed 5-year mortgage rate to 2.97 per cent, lowest among the big banks, in the National Post.

Sharry Aiken (Law) – In a bid to deport suspected war criminals and gangsters, Ottawa finds itself in a Catch-22, in Maclean’s Magazine.

Heather Bastedo (Political Studies) – When it comes to non-engaged youth, politics in personal, on680 CJOB (Winnipeg radio).

Diane Beauchemin (Chemistry) – New technology could help crime fighters, on CKWS Television.

John Smol (Biology) – Will Canada be ready for the next natural disaster, in metronews.ca.

May 29, 2014

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Why more companies are marketing to women, on CBC’s The National; How has Lenovo computer’s advertising gaff hurt the brand, on globalnews.ca.

Douglas Reid (School of Business) – Consumers are starting to demand better corporate behaviour, in the Globe and Mail.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Edward Snowden is trying to counteract claims that have called his credibility into question, on CTV News Channel.

Melissa Lafreniere (Geography) - Iqaluit looks at Apex River as supplemental water source, on cbc.ca.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Scotiabank lowers five year fixed mortgage rate, in the Nova Scotia Chronicle Herald, New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal and a number of other Canadian Press newspapers.

David Murakami Wood (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Canada needs better privacy controls, in IT World Canada.

May 28, 2014

Geoff Smith (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Santa Barbara fell prey to crises of guns, hate and mental health, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Housing affordability decreasing across Canada, on CTV News Channel.

Daren Heyland (School of Medicine) – Most Canadians have no plan for their end of life treatment, in the Huffington Post.

Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Men with tiger photos fill dating sites, in the Sault Star and the Belleville Intelligencer.

Lynne Hanson (Law) – College killing spree spurs mental illness debate, in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix.

John McGarry (Political Studies) – Ukraine needs federalism and power-sharing, op-ed in Open Democracy.

May 27, 2014

Lynne Hanson (Law) – U.S. killing spree spurs debate on how families, police, doctors deal with mental illness, in the Vancouver Sun.

John Smol (Biology) – Will Canada be ready for the next disaster, in the Hamilton Spectator.

Art Cockfield (Law) – Canada-U.S. tax deal divides citizenship and imperils privacy, in the Cape Breton Post.

May 26, 2014

Robert Dennis (History) – What caused a 900 year schism between Eastern Orthodox and Western Catholic churches, on CTV News Channel.

John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Amazon pushes to package up more profit, in the Globe and Mail.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Location is key when buying real estate, on Business News Network.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Ottawa axes questions from post-advertising polls, on cbc.ca.

Art Cockfield (Law) – U.S. tax deal jeopardizes Canadians’ privacy, in the Toronto Star.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Police are considering not responding to private alarm calls, in the Toronto Star and on Newstalk 1010 (Toronto radio).

David Lyon (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Every click and every call can be captured, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – The days of the password are numbered, in the Waterloo Region Record.

Ian Janssen (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Parents over-policing their children’s play is leading to inactivity, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Warren Mabee (Geography, School of Policy Studies) – Russia and China strike a new gas deal, how does that affect Canada, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

May 23, 2014

David Murakami Wood (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Group of researchers call for inquiry into collection of personal data, in the CBC’s The National and the Victoria Times Colonist, News 1130, Hamilton Spectator, Nanaimo Daily News, Prince George Citizen.

Ian Janssen (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – We’re over-policing children’s time outside making them inactive, in the Toronto Star.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Recent high-profile breaches show companies are behind when it comes to online safety, in the Toronto Star.

Nathalie Ouellette (PhD candidate Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy) – Astronomers are preparing for the meteor shower Camelopardalids which should appear Friday and Saturday night, on Corus Radio (Calgary).

May 22, 2014

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – EBay suffered a security breach and personal data was lost, on Global National and in the National Post and the Ottawa Citizen.

John Adams (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – A counterespionage campaign has been set in motion by the Communications Security Establishment Canada, on the Arlene Bynon Show on Sirius XM.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – The situation in Ukraine is complex, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard and Owen Sound Times.

May 21, 2014

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – Air Canada prepares to launch its new DreamLiner aircraft, on Global National.

Adam Molnar (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Canada was at the top of the target list for BlackShades software program, on CTV News Channel.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – What should the target benchmarks be for under-represented groups in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Krystle Maki (Sociology) – If you don’t care about surveillance you’re probably white and middle class, in the Huffington Post.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Voters can expect a flood of partisan advertising to begin today, on Jewel FM 92 (Brantford).

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