Queen's in the News: August 28, 2012
Douglas Bland (School of Policy Studies) – Lt.-Gen. Thomas Lawson named new chief of defence staff, in Melbourne Herald-Sun, Sydney Daily Telegraph, The Australian, Perth Now (all Australian newspapers), Bay Ledger News (San Francisco), National Post, Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, Ottawa Sun, Montreal Gazette, and many other newspapers and websites across Canada.
Thomas Dean (Electrical and Computer Engineering) – Canadian government worries Anonymous hacker group may attack energy firm computers, in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune (Florida), Everett Herald (Washington), Calgary Herald, Montreal Gazette and Winnipeg Free Press.
Andrew Graham (School of Policy Studies) – RCMP commissioner in hot water after using officers at his personal wedding, in the National Post, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette and several other Postmedia newspapers.
George Smith (School of Policy Studies) – Labour negotiating techniques the NHL/players union will use to strike a deal, in the National Post.
Kim Garrison (School of Medicine) – Medical schools using robots, video games to train new doctors, in the Vancouver Sun, Montreal Gazette, Brandon Sun and Huffington Post Canada.
Ken Wong (School of Business) – How will drug allegations affect Lance Armstrong's public image, in the Toronto Star.
Andre Juneau (School of Policy Studies) – Impact of Quebec election on Quebec-federal government relations, on the Sun News Network.
Kim Nossal (School of Policy Studies) – Lt.-Gen. Thomas Lawson named new chief of defence staff, on CBC.ca.
Jeff Ridal (Environmental Studies) – St. Lawrence River Institute and Queen’s co-host summer ecotoxicology field course during summer, in the Cornwall Standard Freeholder.
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – How are traditional TV Olympic broadcasters are adjusting to social media, on the Rutherford Show (Calgary and Edmonton radio).
Kevin Banks (Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace) – Ontario government's proposed no-strike legislation for teachers, on CBC Radio stations across Ontario.
Mark Green (Civil Engineering) – Winnipeg parking garage closed due to safety concerns, on CBC Radio Winnipeg.
Geoff Smith (Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Op-ed on the Penn State pedophilia scandal, in University Affairs magazine.
William Flanagan (Law) – How to get a job in a university law department, in Canadian Lawyer magazine.