Queen's in the News: February 14, 2013
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Senate spending investigation may be a job for the auditor general, in the National Post, Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette and several other Postmedia newspapers.
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Facebook app helps people find ‘friends with benefits,’ in the National Post; social media’s impact on romance and online dating, on CKNW (Vancouver).
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – President Obama talks tough to North Korean during State of the Union address, on CTV News Channel; Canadian military looking at the use of drones, in NOW Magazine (Toronto).
Kevin Hughes (Electrical and Computer Engineering student) – ARPool (Augmented Realty Pool technology) developed at Queen’s makes playing pool easier, on the Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet.
Robert Dennis (History PhD student) – The road to selecting a new pope, on the Sun News Network.
Heather Evans (English) – Why chocolates and flowers are popular gifts on Valentine’s Day, in the Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette and several other Postmedia newspapers.
John Young (School of Religion) — The road to selecting a new pope, in the Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Windsor Star and on several other Postmedia News websites.
Lewis Johnson (School of Business) – Canadians are starting to spend more on RRSPs, in the Toronto Star.
Brandon Tozzo (Political Studies) – President Obama’s State of the Union address, on CKWS TV.
David Hanes (Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy) – An asteroid will come close to hitting Earth on Feb. 15, on CKWS TV.
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Bell goes big with mental health promotion and Bell’s Let’s Talk Day, in Marketing magazine.