Queen's in the News: July 16, 2013
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Loblaw and Shopper’s say Optimum loyalty program to stay the same in National Post, Regina Leader Post, Vancouver Province, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen, Edmonton Journal and a number of other national daily newspapers; Magnum Ice Cream raises the bar in the ice cream war, in the Toronto Star; Loblaw to buy Shopper’s for $12.4 billion, on CTV News Channel and cbc.ca.
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Promoted Pierre Poilievre vows action on Senate reform, in the Ottawa Citizen; Senate, Quebec ministers lose; women, backbenchers win in cabinet shuffle, in the Vancouver Sun, Windsor Star, Dawson Creek Daily News, Vancouver Province, Ottawa Citizen and a number of other national daily newspapers; Quotes from cabinet day in the nation’s capital, in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Calgary Herald and a number of other national daily newspapers.
Douglas Bland (School of Policy Studies) - Defence and Veterans Affairs to get tough love in cabinet swap, in iPolitics, Calgary Herald, Vancouver Province, Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun and a number of other national daily newspapers.
Duncan McDowall (History) - After Lac-Mégantic, Canadians look at railways in a different light, in the Vancouver Province and the Montreal Gazette.
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) - TransCanada pipeline would run through Ottawa, on cbc.ca.
Vincent Mosco (Sociology) – Cabinet shuffle takes to Twitter, in the Kingston Whig Standard.
Erin Crandall (PhD Political Studies student) – Big cabinet shuffles normally happen in the summer to give new ministers a chance to review portfolio, in the Kingston Whig Standard.