Queen's in the News Archive
|November 18, 2013||
Brendan Gurd (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Study suggest antioxidant blocks exercise gains, in the Globe and Mail.
Nick Graham (School of Computing) – PlayStation and Xbox aren’t just fighting each other as new gaming consoles are launched, in the Toronto Star.
Raphael Lavoie (PhD candidate in Biology) – Mercury is increasing in the Arctic fish population, on CBC North.
John Smol (Biology) – Tiny algae signal big changes for warming Arctic lakes, on mongabay.com (a leading environmental science and conservation news site).
|November 15, 2013||
Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – AIDS activism commuted death sentences but its spirit is lost, on The Conversation.
Ken Wong (School of Business) – Canadian tourism plunges 20 per cent despite global travel surge, on Global National.
Sharry Aiken (Law) – Secret evidence plays growing role in Canada’s immigration courts, Inter Press Service News Agency.
Tim Fort (Drama) – Turn on your cellphones, please, in the Kingston Whig Standard.
Sophia Miao (Undergraduate BSc student) – Student holds prestigious scholarship, in the Moncton Times and Transcript.
|November 14, 2013||
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – With Toronto buyers tight-fisted, condo builders pick their targets, in the Globe and Mail.
Lynn Freeman (School of Policy Studies) – A life devoted to human rights, in the Globe and Mail.
Elana Moscoe and Zoey Katz (Organizers of Holocaust Education Week) – Horrors of the Holocaust, in the Kingston Whig Standard.
|November 13, 2013||
Amin Nikdel (Undergraduate student in the School of Computing) – New app to connect students and professors in class, on CBC’s “Ontario Morning.”
Victoria Henderson (PhD student in Geography) – David Suzuki says Cuba is the model of sustainability, on Sun News Network.
Elaine Petrof (Medicine) – Fighting microbes with microbes; Can fecal transplants work where antibiotics fail? Research mentioned in the Calgary Herald, Vancouver Sun and other Postmedia publications; New bottom line for investment in health research, research mentioned in op-ed by Leslee Thompson in the Kingston Whig Standard.
|November 11, 2013||
Joan Stevenson (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) - Creating a better back pack for soldiers, on the Daily Planet.
Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) – Trade deals should not be held hostage by dairy supply management fears, op-ed published in the Globe and Mail.
Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media) – Drunken Rob Ford video sparks debate on whether private recordings are good for public life, in the National Post, Montreal Gazette and other Postmedia publications.
Robin Boadway (Economics) – How the middle-class debate could morph into a common political project, in the Vancouver Sun.
John Smol and Joshua Thienpont (Biology) – New study from Queen’s looks at effects of thawing slumps, on CBC Radio One Inuvik.
Shu-Ping Chen (Public Health Sciences), Heather Stuart (Public Health Sciences) and Terry Krupa (School of Rehabilitation Therapy) – Three year project geared towards improving mental health, on CKWS-TV.
Robert Engen (History) – Remembrance Day is a time to reflect on the many sacrifices made by Canadian soldiers, on CKWS-TV.
Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Symposium brings multiple perspectives, in the Brockville Recorder and Times.
Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Harper and the slippery slope, op-ed published in the Kingston Whig Standard.
|November 8, 2013||
Tim Abray-Nyman (Political Studies) – What is the latest in the Rob Ford scandal, on Global National.
John Smol (Biology) – Oil and gas waste leaking into NWT lakes new study shows, on cbc.ca and in Scientific America.
Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Twitter debuts to soaring shares, in the Toronto Star.
Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Was the CSEC really conducting industrial espionage for Canadian corporations, in Canadian Business.
Allan English (History) – Telling the story of the Battle of Passchendaele, on CKCU (Ottawa radio).
|November 7, 2013||
Kevin Banks (Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace) – Tories scramble for clarity on suspended senators’ pensions, in the Globe and Mail.
Tim Abray-Nyman (Political Studies) – Is it possible for Toronto mayor Rob Ford to salvage his image, on Global National.
|November 6, 2013||
John-Kurt Pliniussen (School of Business) – Blackberry sale is currently on hold, in ARA (Barcelona-based newspaper).
Peter Copestake (School of Business) – Investing clubs put real money on the line, in the Globe and Mail.
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Following suspensions, Senate will have to clean house, in the Ottawa Citizen, Calgary Herald, Regina Leader Post, Vancouver Province, Montreal Gazette, Saskatoon Star Phoenix and the Edmonton Journal.
|November 5, 2013||
Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Blackberry sale is currently on hold, on BBC Radio Five.
David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Fearful customers make it tougher for companies to collect data, in the Globe and Mail.
Jill Scott (Languages, Literatures and Cultures) – Firestorm rages despite Ford’s repeated apology, in the Winnipeg Free Press.
Amy Kaufman (Law Library Head) and Jeff Moon (Queen’s Research Data Centre) - Farewell to Depository Services, a building block of democracy, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.
John Pliniussen (School of Business) - New BlackBerry CEO John Chen has connections, on globalnews.ca.
Don Stuart (Law) – Ruling in shooting cases seen by some as jury erosion, in The Lawyers Weekly.
Queen’s University Real Estate Round Table (directed by John Andrew) was mentioned in a Globe and Mail story about the next hot neighbourhood in Toronto.
|November 4, 2013||
Neil Bearse (School of Business) – Facebook's mobile profit grows despite decline in teen users, in the Globe and Mail.
David Detomasi (School of Business) – Canadian companies abroad torn between business and human rights, in La Presse.
Judith Davidson (Psychology) - Gaining extra hour less of a problem than losing hour of sleep say experts, in the National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Calgary Herald, Montreal Gazette, Vancouver Sun and the Vancouver Province and a number of other national newspapers.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – What does the fourth quarter housing market look like, on CTV News Channel and CKWS Television.
Ned Franks (Political Studies) – The drama continues in the Senate, on CBC Radio’s Sunday Edition.
Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Looking at the travails of the Canadian Forces, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.
Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Should we care about the NSA snooping on our emails, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.