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Queen's in the News Archive

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July 8, 2014

Ken Wong (School of Business) discusses Ottawa's wireless market in the National Post and The Province.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) comments on a possible real estate slowdown on CBC National News, CBC Radio and CTV News Channel.

Monica LaBarge (School of Business) weighs in on the wireless spectrum auction on CBC Radio.

Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) discusses Canadian knowledge of dangerous rail shipments, in MetroNews Canada.

Andrejs Skaburskis (School of Urban and Regional Planning) comments on zoning for high density in Vancouver in the Pacific Standard.


July 7, 2014

Duncan McDowall (History, University Historian) discusses the death of Alfred Loewenstein, on BBC Radio 4.

Heather Stuart (Community Health and Epidemiology) comments on improving awareness of mental illness on Canada.com.

Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) discusses the impact of a Kurdish state in Iraq, on CBCNews.ca

Robert Wolfe (School of Policy Studies) comments on the year after Lac Mégantic in the Toronto Star.

Robert Engen (History) weighs in on Canada’s current popular memory of the First World War in an op-ed published in the Regina Sunday Post.

Wendy Craig (Psychology) comments in two stories about children's mental health in the Prince George Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Broader border concerns, in the Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

July 4, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The self-proclaimed leader of the Islamic State is talking about conquering Rome, on Sun TV.

Erin Crandall (Political Studies) – Do Peter MacKay’s claims about female judges hold water, in the Winnipeg Free Press.

Meredith Chivers (Psychology) – Study shows what really turns a woman on, in the Timmins Daily Press, St. Catharines Standard, Sudbury Star and a number of other Sun Media newspapers.

Qingguo Li (Mechanical and Materials Engineering) – Portable device changes electronics as the wearer walks, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Michael Shepertycky (PhD student, Mechanical and Materials Engineering) - Portable device changes electronics as the wearer walks, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

July 3, 2014

Art Cockfield (Law) – Changes are coming to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, on Global National.

Erin Crandall (Political Studies) – Do Peter MacKay’s claims about female judges hold water, in the Hamilton Spectator.

July 2, 2014

Qingguo Li (Mechanical and Materials Engineering) – This fanny pack charges your phone while you walk, on mashable.com (online technology site) and India Today.

Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Iraqi jihadists announce the establishment of a new Islamic state, on cbc.ca.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Can Canada’s new anti-spam law really clean up your inbox, on cbc.ca.

June 30, 2014

Erin Crandall (Political Studies) comments on Peter Mackay's Mother's Day note in Maclean’s

Guy Narbonne (Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering) discusses animal reef-building in the Huffington Post.

Kim Nossal (School of Policy Studies) weighs in on Mohamed Fahmy's seven-year prison sentence in the National Post. 

Robert Engen (History) two op-eds about the First World War published in the Edmonton Journal.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) discusses the new rules tracking US-Canada border travel on CBC radio syndication. 

June 27, 2014

Anne Johnson (Mining) comments on the Tsilhqot'in land claim ruling in the Globe and Mail

Andrejs Skaburskis (Urban and Regional Planning) suggests how to make Vancouver housing more affordable in the Vancouver Sun.

David Murakami Wood (Sociology) discusses security at the World Cup on CBC's Ontario Morning.

Guy Narbonne (Geological Science and Geological Engineering) talks about how early skeletal animals were reef builders on Nature.com.

Lynda Colgan (Education) discusses her NSERC award for Science Rendezvous in the Kingston Whig-Standard.

June 26, 2014

Neil Bearse (School of Business) talks about Google's developer conference in the Globe and Mail

Naomi Alboim (School of Policy Studies) discuss the Temporary Foreign Worker Program in an op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Don Drummond (School of Policy Studies) comments on Ontario’s fiscal situation, on The Agenda with Steve Paikin.

Other News

The Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts is featured in CBC Music blog post, Creating world class acoustics in Kingston

June 25, 2014

John Casselman (Biology) discusses his work on a new Manitoba fishery in the Toronto Star.

Pendar Farahani (School of Medicine) talks about his cardiovascular research in the University Herald and Medical Daily News.

Robert Dennis (School of Religion, History) comments on Pope Francis wanting the Mafia excommunicated on Radio NL Kamloops and CKNW (Vancouver radio).

June 24, 2014

Ingrid Johnsrude (Psychology) discusses her research on familiar voices in noisy areas in the Daily Mail

Tandy Thomas (School of Business) comments on World Cup advertising in the Toronto Star.

John Casselman (Biology) talks about his work on a new fishery in Manitoba in the Toronto Star.

Sharry Aiken (Law) weighs in on dual citizenship and diplomatic protection on CBC.ca.

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