Queen's in the News Archive
Virginia Walker (Biology) discusses her recent breakthrough in birth defect research in the Globe and Mail.
Poh-Gek Forkert (Anatomy) is quoted in a Toronto Star story about the potential dangers of exposure to PFOA, a chemical used to make everything from Teflon-coated frying pans to stain-repellent clothing.
Sherif El-Defrawy (Ophthalmology) comments in the Toronto Star about treatment for presbyopia.
Professor Emeritus John Berry's (Psychology) study of international immigrant youth is featured in the Ottawa Citizen, Kingston Whig-Standard, a Canadian Press story that received coverage including the Vancouver Province, Hamilton Spectator, Windsor Star, Truro Daily Star, Whitehorse Daily Times, and on CBC radio and globeandmail.ca.
Jay Handelman (Business) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about the wristband marketing craze.
A Canadian Press story about James Reynolds’s new test to identify Fetal Alcohol Syndrome receives extensive coverage including the Globe and Mail, globeandmail.ca, Toronto Star, Ottawa Citizen, London Free Press, Montreal Gazette, Edmonton Journal, Winnipeg Sun, Winnipeg Free Press, Hamilton Spectator, Calgary Herald and Vancouver Sun.
Professor emeritus Ned Franks’ (Political Studies) comments about a possible NDP motion calling for the resignation of the federal government receive extensive coverage including the Globe and Mail, National Post, Ottawa Citizen,Vancouver Province, Calgary Sun, Edmonton Journal, Winnipeg Free Press, Winnipeg Sun, Hamilton Spectator, CBC Newsworld's Canada Now and cbc.ca.
Wendy Craig (Psychology) is interviewed about bullying in schools on CBC Radio’s regional news reports and her research is highlighted in the Winnipeg Free Press.
Timothy Smith (History) discusses the riots in Paris and French immigration on CBC syndicated radio including Saint John, Montreal, Yellowknife, Windsor, Victoria, Ottawa and Edmonton.
Timothy Smith’s (History) opinion piece appears on globeandmail.ca and he is interviewed on CBC Radio’s The Current about the riots in Paris and French immigration.
Zangchao Jia’s (Biochemistry) new protein discovery that may open the door for effective treatment of a deadly strain of E. coli bacteria is highlighted in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Mike Condra (Health Counselling & Disabilities) comments in the Toronto Star about helping students cope with mid-term stress.
Walter Rosser (Family Medicine) comments on the front page of the Ottawa Citizen about risks involved in an Ontario government plan to move residents from three provincial institutions.
Kevin Hall (Civil Engineering) comments in the Ottawa Citizen about water purification processes.
Douglas Reid (Business) comments on the airline industry on the front page of the Calgary Herald and in the Victoria Times-Colonist.
Professor emeritus Ron Delisle (Law) comments in the Edmonton Journal about evidence and credibility.
Christopher Justinich’s (Pediatrics) expertise in pediatric gastroenterology is highlighted on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard.
John McHale’s (Business) co-authored book Give Us Your Best and Brightest is highlighted in The Economist.