Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

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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).

May 20, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – What is known about the talks in Ukraine, on CTV News Channel; The terror trial of Misbahuddin Ahmed is underway, on Sun TV.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s wife getting screen time in Ottawa, in the National Post, Saskatoon Star Phoenix and the Waterloo Region Record.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – April home sales point to lacklustre spring, on globalnews.ca and cbc.ca; What is the status of the national and Vancouver real estate markets, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

David Freedman (Law) – Casey Kasem’s case highlights need for power of attorney, on cbc.ca.

Sharry Aiken (Law) – What was decided in the Mohamed Harkat case, on Corus Radio (Calgary).

May 15, 2014

Bruce Pardy (Law) – If elected, Tim Hudak will cancel lucrative wind and solar contracts, in the National Post.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation continues to be unstable in Ukraine, on Sun TV.

Sharry Aiken (Law) – Mohamed Harkat could remain in immigration limbo for years, on cbc.ca.

John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Banks adopting mobile payment systems a sign of strength for digital wallets, on globalnews.ca.

Heather Stuart (Community Health and Epidemiology) – Mental health stigma comes from within, in the Ottawa South EMC.

David Gordon (Urban and Regional Planning) – The growing number of empty downtown storefronts can be linked to the growth of big box stores, on CKWS Television.

Xiaolong Yang (Pathology and Molecular Medicine) – Research could lead to more effective treatment for breast cancer, on CKWS Television.

Sandip SenGupta (Pathology and Molecular Medicine) – Researcher comments on Queen’s top breast cancer researchers, on Channel 13.

May 14, 2014

Thomas Dean (Electrical and Computer Engineering) – A recent Google privacy decision that says Google has to delete information from the last ten years if asked, on Global National.

Robin Boadway (Economics) – Study targets tax reforms as cure for income gap, in the Globe and Mail.

Art Cockfield (Law) – Move to shrink 11 independent tribunals into one mega agency could cause conflict, in the Globe and Mail.

Bruce Pardy (Law) – The Progressive Conservatives believe Liberal leader Kathleen Wynne has a major problem with the Green Energy Act, in the Globe and Mail.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Pop-up stores revamp the designer landscape, in the Toronto Star.

Don Drummond (Policy Studies) – Kathleen Wynne says Ontario vote a choice between growth or austerity, in the Windsor Star.

May 13, 2014

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Pop-up shops feed appetite for limited-time buys, in the National Post.

Warren Mabee (Geography, School of Policy Studies) – A new climate report out of the U.S. has dire predictions for weather patterns in the future, a Postmedia chat on Postmedia newspapers across Canada.

Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Netflix speed rankings place Bell first, Rogers last, on cbc.ca.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – A discussion on should doctors be permitted to actively end the live of certain severely-impaired newborns, op-ed in the Owen Sound Sun Times.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Should any part of the Youth Justice Act be changed, on the John Gormely Show NewsTalk 660 (Saskatchewan radio).

May 12, 2014

David Lyon (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Why surveillance is proliferating even if there is no conspiracy, on The Lang and O’Leary Exchange, CTV News Channel and a number of CBC stations across Canada.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Ukraine has strategically deployed 15,000 soldiers, on CTV News Channel.

John Smol (Biology) – What Sudbury can teach China about air pollution, in the Toronto Star.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Pop-up shops feed appetite for limited-time buys, in Calgary Herald, The Okanagan and the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal.

Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Is the selfie still cool, on cbc.ca.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – A discussion on should doctors be permitted to actively end the live of certain severely-impaired newborns, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Louie Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Should Turkey be viewed as a European country or a Middle Eastern country, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

 

John Casselman (Biology) – In search of the elusive sturgeon, in the Brockville Recorder and Times.

May 9, 2014

David Lyon (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Why surveillance is proliferating even if there is no conspiracy, on CTV News Channel and published in the Ottawa Citizen, the Whitehorse Daily Star and a number of other Canadian newspapers.

Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies, Geography) – Atlantic Canada is the next major pipeline battleground, in the National Post.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – The youth criminal justice act works, in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix and the Regina Leader Post.

Ian Janssen (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Sedentary lifestyle trumps smoking for heart disease risks in some, on cbc.ca.

Lindsay Morcom (Education) – Why Bill C33 the First Nations Education Act won’t work, on Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.

Sharryn Aiken (Law) – How is the temporary foreign workers program is impacting the Canadian labour market and the broader economy, in Now Magazine.

May 8, 2014

John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – An IPO is planned by e-commerce company Alibaba Group, on CBC National.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation in the Ukraine continues to change, on CTV News Channel.

Nicholas Graham (School of Computing) – Nintendo has taken a long fall in the gaming wars, in the Globe and Mail.

David Lyon (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Queen’s Surveillance Studies Centre launches new book, in the Ottawa Citizen.

Sam McKegney (English) – Author launches new book in Ottawa, in the Ottawa Citizen.

Heather Stuart (Centre for Health Services and Policy Research) – Society stigmatizes mental illness, in the Ottawa Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Society less safe by jailing youths, in the Victoria Times Colonist.

David Gordon (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – Empty stores in downtown Kingston are becoming a huge concern, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Koli Basu (Biomedical and Molecular Science) was interviewed by CKWS Television about the large amount of midges on the Kingston waterfront this year.

May 7, 2014

John Smol (Biology) – Climate change already threatens human health a U.S. report confirms, in the Toronto Star.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Negative ads destroy voters trust in all politicians, in the Toronto Star.

Michael Smolander (Industrial Relations) - Canada can address and beat Thomas Piketty's inequality projections, op-ed in the Montreal Gazette.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Should vaccines be made mandatory in Alberta, on AM 630 (Edmonton radio).

May 6, 2014

Roel Vertegaal (School of Computing) – A new smartphone folds into different shapes, in the Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates) and a number of other international and trade publications.

Michael Smolander (Industrial Relations) - Canada can address and beat Thomas Piketty's inequality projections, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.

John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Are niche shopping experiences the key to survival in Canada’s crowded market, on global.ca.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Closure of youth detention centre in Victoria could prompt lawsuit, in Metro News.

Colleen Davison (Public Health Sciences) – Kingston walking tours run the gauntlet, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) - We are racing to stay ahead of the bacteria that might kill us, op-ed in the Owen Sound Sun Times.

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