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Queen's in the News: January 9, 2013

Roel Vertegaal (School of Computing) – Paper tablet (known as ‘PaperTab’) may revolutionize future tablets, in the International Business Times, Times of India, New Zealand Herald, Deccan Chronicle, Orlando Sentinel, a number of other international news sources, Ontario Morning and the Kingston Whig-Standard.

Elaine Petrof (Infectious Diseases) – Synthetic poop can cure C. difficile infection, in Yahoo News India, Science Daily, News Track India, Huffington Post, Prince George Citizen, Whistler Question, Truro Daily News, Estevan Mercury, Global Calgary, Global Edmonton, Global Winnipeg, Dawson Creek Daily News, Brandon Sun and a large number of other national daily newspapers.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Winning the Stanley Cup may be easier than winning back fans, in China Daily and CKWS TV.

Grant Amyot (Political Studies) – Silvio Berlusconi’s divorce settlement, on France 24 TV.

John Smol (Biology) – Contamination near the oil sands development in Alberta is not naturally occurring, on the CTV News Channel’s Power Play, Rutherford Show (Calgary and Edmonton talk radio), CBC Radio Saskatoon, QR77 (Calgary radio), and the Kingston Whig-Standard.

Bruce Pardy (Law) – Global warming hasn’t stopped but it has stalled says a new prediction, in the National Post.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Canadian government considers sending troops to Mali, on CTV News Channel; Don Cherry comments on Canada giving funding to Haiti, on QR77 (Calgary radio).

Kathleen Lahey (Law) – Women’s rights hits a roadblock in Indonesia, in the Toronto Star.

Brandon Tozzo (Political Studies) – U.S. government calls for a trillion dollar coin, in the Toronto Star.

Vincent Mosco (Sociology) – Facebook is asking users how they are feeling, in the Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, Calgary Herald and the Ottawa Citizen.

Peter Hodson (Biology) – Contamination near the oil sands development in Alberta is not naturally occurring, in the Edmonton Journal.

Chris Simpson (School of Medicine) – Online chat to help people quit smoking, on canada.com.

Joshua Kurek (Biology) - Contamination near the oil sands development in Alberta is not naturally occurring, in the Kingston Whig-Standard.

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