Queen's in the News: July 30, 2012
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Social media makes Olympic TV broadcast less important, in the Globe and Mail; Olympic athlete kicked out for controversial tweet, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).
Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Facebook finds few friends among investors, in the Globe and Mail.
Kathy Lahey (Law) – The Olympics still has work to do towards gender equality, in the National Post, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette and several other Postmedia newspapers.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – The future of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, in the National Post.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – Report predicts housing prices are going to fall, on CTV News Channel.
Daren Heyland (School of Medicine) – Most Canadians have no written plan for end-of-life care, in the Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Province, Calgary Herald, Regina Leader-Post, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Montreal Gazette and several other Postmedia newspapers.
Louis Gagnon (School of Business) – Chinese oil company to purchase Canada's Nexen for $15 billion, in the Toronto Star.
David Detomasi (School of Business) – Chinese oil company to purchase Canada's Nexen for $15 billion, in the Toronto Star.
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Companies changing their policies to adjust to the growing seniors demographic, in the Victoria Times Colonist.
Andrew Graham (School of Policy Studies) – Prime Minister makes changes to senior civil service management, in the Hill Times.
David Gordon (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – Officials unveil plans to redevelop Toronto’s Ontario Place waterfront, on CBC TV Toronto.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Security at the London Olympics, on the Roy Green Show (nationally syndicated radio) and CKNW (Vancouver radio).
Geoff Smith (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Olympic spying and dirty tricks, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).