Local government, industry, business and community leaders joined Principal Daniel Woolf at his first Community Breakfast this morning at the Radisson Hotel Kingston Waterfront. The Principal spoke about City-Queen's relations and how the community can work together to strengthen the local economy. He talked about how to keep more students in Kingston after graduation, the potential of research-industry partnerships and what Queen's is doing to help make Kingston Canada's most sustainable city.
Meredith Chivers (Psychology) – Search continues for female-desire drug, in the New York Times.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Nearly half of Canadian home owners eager to buy property, in the Globe and Mail; Rogers launches enhanced realty search site, in the Toronto Star.
Barry Cross (School of Business) – Budget equipment for manufacturing may spur surge in capital expenditures, in the National Post.
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Despite Stephen Harper’s rhetoric, abolishing the Senate is practically impossible, in the National Post.