Queen's in the News: August 22, 2012
Larry Widrow (Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy) – Evidence shows a galaxy may have collided with the Milky Way 100 million years ago, on Academic Minute, (carried on many National Public Radio stations across the U.S.).
Vincent Mosco (Sociology) – Postmedia News is starting to charge people to read four newspaper websites, in the Malaysian Mail and on QR77 (Calgary radio); Quebec students planning a major protest in Montreal, in the Montreal Gazette.
George Smith (School of Policy Studies) – Many employers are asking employees to take a wage freeze, in the Globe and Mail.
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Futuristic technological ways advertisers can reach consumers, on CTV's Canada AM.
Andrew Grant (Political Studies) – The impact of the death of Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi on peace and security in East Africa, in La Presse (Quebec newspaper).
Jacalyn Duffin (School of Medicine) – Pharmaceutical drug shortages in Canada, on CBC Radio Ottawa's All In a Day.
Elaine Armstrong (School of English) – Queen's School of English celebrates 70 years, in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Myra Hird (Environmental Studies) – People should be paying more attention to what they put in the garbage, in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Mike Condra (Health Counselling and Disability Services) – How parents can cope with sending their kids off to university, on Fly FM (Kingston radio).