Queen's in the News: January 30, 2013
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Statistics Canada report on home ownership trends, on Global TV National and QR77 (Calgary radio).
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Mali forces defeat rebels to take control of major airport, on CTV News Channel and Sun News Network; proposed law would strip Canadian citizenship for acts of war, on GlobalNews.ca.
Ken Wong (School of Business) –The launch of RIM's Blackberry 10, on Global TV National.
Kerim Ousman (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Canada's future role in Mali, on CTV News Channel.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Civil unrest in Egypt, on CTV News Channel.
Barry Cross (School of Business) – The launch of Research in Motion's Blackberry 10, in the Toronto Star, CBC.ca, CBC Radio Ottawa Morning and CJOB (Winnipeg radio); Ottawa high tech firms hang hopes of RIM's Blackberry 10, on CBC.ca; Blackberry 10 launch a matter of national pride, in the Vancouver Province, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Regina Leader Post and Ottawa Citizen.
John Smol (Biology) – New study will get people to rethink the way they perceive the environmental impact of the Alberta oil sands, in the Calgary Herald.
Sharry Aiken (Law) – Proposed law would strip Canadian citizenship for acts of war, on GlobalNews.ca.
Dick Zoutman (Infectious Disease) – What Canadian tourists should do to avoid cholera and other infectious diseases when travelling to the tropics, on six CBC Radio stations (Cape Breton, Ontario Morning, Newfoundland, Yellowknife, Windsor and Victoria).
Doug Munoz (Biomedical and Molecular Sciences) – Can computer and tablet games help improve cognitive function in people with Parkinson's disease, on CBC Radio's Ontario Morning.
Robert Pike (Sociology) – The history of Canadian postal service, on CBC Radio Vancouver.
John Pliniussen (School of Business) – The launch of RIM's Blackberry 10, on CKNW (Vancouver).
David Gordon (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – How to expand a university campus when it is located in the downtown core, on CKWS TV.
Kip Pegley (School of Music) – A study links listening to heavy metal music to teenage delinquency, on Fly FM (Kingston radio).