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Queen's in the News Archive

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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.


Other News

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.

October 31, 2013

Jill Scott (Languages, Literatures and Cultures) – When lying backfires, on CBC’s “Ontario Today.”

Warren Mabee and Peter Milley (Geography) – Open N.S. electrical box with caution, op-ed in the Halifax Chronicle Herald.

October 30, 2013

Douglas Bland (Political Studies) – The Queen’s professor talks about the protests in New Brunswick and the re-release of his book Uprising, on Sun TV.

Robert Morrison (English) – A weekend writing contest led to the creation of Frankenstein and Dracula, on CBC's Airplay.

Heather Stuart (Centre for Health Services and Policy Research) – Queen’s receives $1.7 million in Movember funding, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

October 29, 2013

John Smol (Biology) – What we can learn about climate change from lake sediment samples, on WIPT (North Shore Community Radio, Minnesota).

Angela James (School of Business) - Weighing the pros and cons of seeking opportunities abroad, in the National Post.

John Whyte (Law) – The prime minister’s attempt to sneak through his newest Supreme Court appointment is unconstitutional, op-ed in the Toronto Star.

Jane Webster (School of Business) – Multi tasking can be rude, in 24 Hours Toronto.

October 25, 2013

John Smol (Biology) – What are the various uses of paleoliminology and his winning the Weston Prize, on WTIP radio (Minnesota).

Tandy Thomas (School of Business) – Why BlackBerry’s ‘forbidden fruit’ is such a hit, in the Globe and Mail.

Chris Simpson (School of Medicine) - One of the problems facing health care is the growing number of newly certified specialist physicians who can’t find work, in the Ottawa Citizen.

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) - Liberal private member’s bill aims to limit tenor and volume of federal ads, the Guelph Mercury and the Cambridge Times.

Ned Franks (Political Studies) – The issues in Senate continue on the Todd Veinotte Show (Atlantic Canada radio).

Tom Hollenstein (Psychology) – A new way of looking at teenagers and how we can help them, on CKNW’s Phil Till Show (Vancouver radio).

October 24, 2013

Ron Spronk (Art History) – Research continues into works by Heronymus Bosch, two articles in Brabants Dagblad (daily newspapers in the Netherlands).

Ned Franks (Political Studies) - The federal government’s 2013 budget-implementation bill is at its most irrelevant to the 2013 budget, in the Globe and Mail.

Tracy Ware (English) – Alice Munro won the 2013 Nobel Prize for literature, in Macleans Magazine.

Erin Crandall (Political Studies) – More fireworks in parliament today over the Senate spending scandal, on CKWS Television.

Tom Hollenstein (Psychology) – New ways to look at the teenage years, on CKWS Television First @ 5:30.

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