Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

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August 29, 2014

Heather Stuart (Community Health and Epidemiology) – How do I tell my colleagues I suffer from depression, in the Globe and Mail.

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) – Canadian hospitals prepare for deadly outbreak despite a very low risk, in the Globe and Mail and CTV News Channel.

Dorothy Cotton (Psychology) – Providing new training and education for law enforcement members interacting with people with mental illness, on Canada AM.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Canada house prices expected to rise further, fuelling fears of a meltdown, in the National Post.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Human trials are good news but will take too long for use in the current Ebola outbreak, on CTV News Channel.

Lynda Colgan (Education) – Providing parents tools to teach their children math, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

August 28, 2014

Ned Franks (Political Studies) – The Conservatives’ crime bill is endangered by administrative error, in the Globe and Mail.

Raymond de Souza (Newman House Chaplain, Economics) – Is fiscal sanity returning to international sport, op-ed in the National Post.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – The latest on the Ebola outbreak, on CTV News Channel.

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) – Is it a good idea to pull Canadians out of Sierra Leone, on CTV News Channel.

Lynda Colgan (Education) – How can parents help boost their children’s math grades, on CTV News Channel.

Mike Condra (Health, Counselling and Disability Services) – Parents must deal with children leaving home, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

August 27, 2014

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Tim Hortons and Burger King agree to merger deal, on CTV News Channel, Global National, CBC Radio One (across Canada) and a number of other national newspapers.

Lynda Colgan (Education) – Math is the number one problem for Ontario school boards, in the Toronto Star.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) – Canadian Medical Association calls for palliative care to be strengthened, in the National Post, Vancouver Sun, Regina Leader-Post and a number of other national newspapers.

Tom Harris (Vice-Principal (Advancement)) – Queen’s announces plans to honour two football greats, on CKWS Television.

August, 26, 2014

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Tim Hortons and Burger King eye global expansion with merger talks, on CBC’s The National, the Globe and Mail, the National Post, the Huffington Post, CBC’s Ontario Morning, the Toronto Star and a number of national daily newspapers.

Judith Davidson (Psychology) – How to ensure your teenager gets enough sleep to go back to school, on CTV News Channel; Why your teenager needs more sleep and how you can help, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Art Cockfield (Law) - Burger King’s potential Tim Hortons takeover unlikely to spark uptick in tax inversions, in the National Post.

Kathy Brock (Political Studies) – There are renewed calls for a national public inquiry into Canada’s murdered and missing aboriginal women, in the National Post and the Ottawa Citizen.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – What is the possibility of U.S. airstrikes in Syria, on CTV News Channel.

Tandy Thomas (School of Business) – Parents get prepared for going back to school, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – Does the Ice Bucket Challenge really work, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on Kingston radio.

August 25, 2014

Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Tom Hanks, Kim Kardashian pave way for celebrity-endorsed apps, in the Toronto Star.

Robin Boadway (Economics) - The Norwegian government's high take of oil company taxes and its global investments will pay dividends to citizens for decades to come, in the Toronto Star.

John Smol (Biology) – Internal government memo accuses a Queen’s professor of bias for oilsands pollution study, on CBC’s As It Happens.

Michael Smolander (Industrial Relations) – Income inequality is mattering increasingly to Canada’s middle class, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.

Ciara Bracken-Roche (Surveillance Studies Centre) – Canada does not have any law that regulate the recreational use of drones, on cbc.ca.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – Does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge really work, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Nigel Smith (Physics) – Experiment based in United States using SNOLAB to search for dark matter, in the Sudbury Star and the North Bay Nugget.

Louis Delvoie (School of International and Defence Policy) – Harper government is alienating as many foreign governments and international organizations as possible, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

August 22, 2014

Ciara Bracken-Roche (Surveillance Studies Centre) comments on drones on Radio Canada International,CBC radio syndication, and Corus Radio in Alberta.

Brian Lynch (Mining) discusses his mock Mars mission, in the Brantford Expositor.

Queen’s is mentioned in a Huffington Post story about the Most Beautiful University Campuses in Canada.

August 21, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Murder of American journalist Jim Foley, on CTV National News and CTV News Channel.

Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) – Enforcing the rules, letter to the editor published in the Globe and Mail.

Chris Simpson (Cardiology) – ‘Warehousing’ of seniors costs $2.3B per year, in the Montreal Gazette, Edmonton Journal, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Windsor Star, Regina Leader-Post; Delegates at Canadian Medical Association meeting vote to oppose smoking of any plant substance, on Canada.com.

Sharry Aiken (Law) – Commercial vehicle safety blitz in Toronto targeted minorities, in the Canadian Press and published on CP24.

Brian Lynch (Mining) – Students conduct mock Mars mission, in the London Free Press, Pembroke Observer and Niagara Falls Review.

August 20, 2014

Colin Leys (Political Studies) – Safety of private hospitals questioned as report reveals hundreds die unexpectedly, in the Daily Telegraph.

Atif Kukaswadia (Public Health Sciences) – Kids born abroad have lower BMIs, study says, in the Toronto Star.

Mary-Jo Maur (Law) – Steve Moore and Todd Bertuzzi have reached a settlement, in the National Post.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Bieber, Swift scent sales stink, says perfumer, in the National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun and other Postmedia publications.

John Smol (Biology) – Government memo criticized top biologist for comments on oilsands, in the Huffington Post and on CBC’s All In A Day.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) – Bountiful sect members face polygamy charges, on SunTV

Brian Lynch (Mining) – Ontario students join Canadian Space Agency for mock Mars mission, on Sun News Network.

 

Ian Gilron (Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine) – Can antidepressants help with postsurgical pain? On CBC’s All In A Day, News-Medical.net and HealthCanal.com.

August 19, 2014

Dick Zoutman (Infectious Diseases) – Concerns over the spread of Ebola, on CTV News Channel.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – How to save money and get the best deals on back-to-school tech, on GlobalNews.com.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Questions remain about polygamy law as charges laid, in the Kimberley Daily Bulletin and the Cranbrook Daily Townsman (local B.C. newspapers), on castanet.net and on Sirius XM Radio.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) - Questions remain about polygamy law as charges laid, in the Kimberley Daily Bulletin and the Cranbrook Daily Townsman (local B.C. newspapers) and on castanet.net.

Ian Janssen (Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Risky play and skinned knees are key to healthy child development, on DurhamRegion.com.

August 18, 2014

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – The Ebola crisis, special report on the BBC’s “Focus on Africa.”

Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) – Media surrounding Robin Williams’ death, on BBC radio’s “The Stephen Nolan Show” and CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Nigel Smith (Director, SNOLAB) – A deep search for the invisible universe, on AlJazeera.com.

Beverley Baines (Law, Gender Studies) – In wake of bountiful charges feminists call for decriminalization of polygamy published by the Canadian Press and appears on CTVNews.ca, the Guelph Mercury and the Prince George Citizen and in Macleans.

Nick Bala (Law) – Questions remain about polygamy law, published by the Canadian Press and appears on CTVNews.ca,  the Guelph Mercury and the Prince George Citizen and on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

Kathleen Lahey (Law) – New job numbers show women are losing ground, op-ed published in the Toronto Star.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) – New York Fries celebrates thirty years in the hot potato game, in the Toronto Star and Hamilton Spectator.

Toni Pickard (Law) – Thinking big about welfare, inequality could save us all money, op-ed published in the Ottawa Citizen.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Political deal is needed to stem IS recruitment in Iraq, on CTV News Channel.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Kingston’s housing market remains strong, on CKWS-TV.

Steven Liss (Vice-Principal, Research) – Grafoid Inc. expansion expected to generate more than $30 million for the local economy, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – The perils of military intervention, op-ed published in the Kingston Whig Standard.

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