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Queen's in the News Archive

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2005-12-15 09:21:42

John McGarry (History) co-authors an opinion piece in the Globe and Mail about Iraq's political future.
Roel Vertegaal (Computing) discusses the attentive user interface or Eye-Contact Sensing Glasses developed at Queen's in the Globe and Mail.
Kerry Rowe (VP Research) comments in the Globe and Mail about the ORION network's benefit to researchers.
Tom Axworthy's (Policy Studies) opinion piece about the youth agenda in Canadian politics appears in the Globe and Mail.
Matt Thomson (Business) discusses candidate branding during election campaigns in the Toronto Star.
Kim Nossal (Political Studies) comments on the front page of the National Post about the federal campaign's silence on the war in Afghanistan, and in the National Post about Harper's new defense policy.
John McFarlane (Athletics) comments in a National Post profile of Kirk Muller (Athletics).
Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) comments about the closely scripted nature of political debates in the Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald and St. Catharines-Niagara Standard.
 Ken Wong (Marketing) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about the exploitative nature of the recent Lululemon's Athletica store in downtown Kingston and in Marketing Magazine about Loblaws' marketing strategy.
Jill Scott's (German) innovative think-tank project on creativity and conflict resolution in a post-Sept.11 world is highlighted in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Robert Wolfe (Policy Studies) discusses in Le Devoir and on Radio Canada International (Montreal ) the WTO agreement on agriculture that requires Canada to reduce its tariffs and increase its import quotas on products covered by supply management.
Ken Edgecombe (HPCVL) comments in itbusiness.ca on the launch of Sun Microsystem's new technology that delivers higher performance levels with less power consumption.

2005-12-12 11:05:43

Peter Katzmarzyk (Physical and Health Education) discusses health risks associated with obesity in the Globe and Mail.
Monica Stewart (Faculty Recruitment) comments about accommodating the needs of family members while recruiting and orientating new faculty at Queen’s in the Globe and Mail.  
Tom Axworthy’s (Policy Studies) opinion piece about public investment to create a stronger, safer Canada appears in the Toronto Star.
Dale Kristensen (Biology) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about black widow spider sightings in Canada.  
Ken Wong (Business) discusses the proposed strategy of using a referendum to finalize decisions about building a new arena in the city, on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard.

2005-12-09 09:41:24

Tom Axworthy's (Policy Studies) opinion piece about young voters appears in the Globe and Mail and his opinion piece reflecting on John Lennon, Pierre Trudeau and the current election campaign is featured in the Toronto Star. He also comments in the Globe and Mail about election strategy.
Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) comments about NDP attack ads in the Globe and Mail.
Vern Quinsey (Psychology) comments in the Toronto Star about murderers who cut up their victim's bodies.
Robert Wolfe (Policy Studies) comments in the Kingston Whig-Standard, Cornwall Standard Freeholder and New Glascow Evening News about Canada-U.S. integration and Green Party policy.
Ken Wong (Business) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about a controversial store opening in downtown Kingston.
Jill Scott's (German) $25,000 SSHRC Aurora Prize is reported in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Economic predictions for Kingston made by Ken Wong, Lynnette Purda, Douglas Reid and John McHale (Business) at the Business Forecast Lunch are reported in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Ethan Rabidoux (AMS) comments about Elections Canada's plan to bring voting booths to university campuses in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Jana Raver (Business) discusses networking at holiday parties on CKWS TV.

2005-12-06 12:34:41

David Walker (Health Sciences) comments in the Globe and Mail about the need for more scientists and lab workers to effectively investigate major disease outbreaks. The story receives extensive coverage including the National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Windsor Star, Edmonton Journal, Victoria Times-Colonist and Regina Leader Post.
William James (Religious Studies) comments about religious Christmas traditions in the Ottawa Citizen. He also discusses politically correct holiday trees in the Kingston Whig-Standard and  the tree Nova Scotia presents Boston as a gift on CBC Radio’s The Current.
Richard Ascough (Religious Studies) discusses the star and the shepherds in the original manger scene in the Ottawa Citizen.

2005-12-05 08:59:16

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) discusses the Liberal's second wave of TV advertisements in the Globe and Mail and he comments in the Kingston Whig-Standard about Harper's GST announcement.
Ken Wong (Business) comments in the Toronto Star about a series of romance novels focused around NASCAR.

2005-12-02 09:06:40

Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) discusses election marketing on CBC TV's Canada Now and he discusses issues that will be on the minds of local voters during the federal election campaign on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Robin Boadway (Economics) comments about changes to the GST in a Canadian Press story that receives coverage including in the Hamilton Spectator, Vancouver Sun, Prince George Citizen, Penticton Herald and Peterborough Examiner.
Former VP Academic and new NSERC president, Suzanne Fortier is profiled in the Kingston Whig-Standard.
Paul Paton (Law) appears on ROBTV discussing legal ethics and the Conrad Black trial.

2005-11-30 09:19:15

Wendy Craig's (Psychology) recent study on sexual harassment of secondary school students is highlighted in the National Post, Toronto Sun, Montreal Gazette, Vancouver Sun, Cornwall Standard-Freeholder, Kingston Whig-Standard, Windsor Star and Saskatoon Star Phoenix.
Matthew Thomson (Business) discusses brand allegiance in the Kingston Whig-Standard.

2005-11-29 08:48:46

Tom Axworthy's (Policy Studies) opinion piece about human trafficking appears in the National Post. 
 Sean Conway (Policy Studies) comments about the upcoming election in the Ottawa Citizen and St. Catharines-Niagara Standard.

2005-11-28 10:33:04

Ken Wong (Business) comments in the Globe and Mail about CEO’s marketing their own product.
Kate Harkness’s (Psychology) latest depression study indicating that mildly depressed people are more in tune with other people’s feelings continues to receive coverage, most recently in the Toronto Sun.
Virginia Walker’s (Biology) latest break through in birth defect research continues to receive coverage, most recently in the Toronto Sun.
Jean Cote’s (Physical Health and Education) recent study that shows more professional hockey players come from small towns continues to receive coverage, most recently in the Winnipeg Free Press.
Professor emeritus Ned Franks (Political Studies) comments on the front page of the Kingston Whig-Standard about minority governments.
 

2005-11-25 09:52:36

Tom Axworthy (Policy Studies) is quoted in the Globe and Mail about the need to reform the public service.
Ken Wong's (Business) induction into the American Marketing Association Hall of Legends, in the Mentor category is reported in the Globe and Mail and Kingston Whig-Standard.
Professor emeritus Ned Franks (Political Studies) comments in the Globe and Mail about the possible defeat of the federal government, and in the Ottawa Sun about Liberal spending in the face of an election campaign.
Carol McKeen (Business) comments in the Globe and Mail about women students leaving business programs. 
Douglas Reid (Business) comments in the Globe and Mail about labor compensation in the airline industry.
Joe Pater (NCIC) comments in the Globe and Mail about clinical trials for the breast cancer drug Herceptin.
John McHale (Business) comments in the Toronto Star about the need for public policy to improve productivity in Ontario.
Professor emeritus Bill Marshall (Psychology) comments about how people function in an aroused state in the Ottawa Citizen, Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Province, Vancouver Sun, and Kingston Whig-Standard.
Rebecca Luce-Kapler (Education) discusses the need to initiate Women's Studies in secondary schools on CBC Radio's Ontario Morning.

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