Queen's University

Queen's in the News Archive

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March 12, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The search continues for a missing Malaysia Airlines jet, on Sun TV.

Robert Wolfe (Political Studies) – Canada’s free trade agreement with South Korea has the potential to boost exports and create thousands of jobs, in the Toronto Star.

Robert Engen (History) – The Olympic Games can be a mirage, op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – How Canadian officials can retrieve Lev Tahor children from Guatemala, on globalnews.ca.

March 11, 2014

John Smol (Biology) – Rock Snot infestation caused by climate change, in the Sudan Vision Daily (Africa).

Josh Kurek (Biology) – Rock Snot infestation caused by climate change, in the Sudan Vision Daily and National Geographic.

Andre Juneau (Institute of Intergovernmental Relations) - Harper’s plan for new Canada-wide carrier rests with separatist, in Bloomberg Businessweek.

Nicholas Bala (Law) – Equal time for custody of children is a simplistic solution, op-ed in the Toronto Star.

Judith Davidson (Psychology, Oncology) – Commented on insomnia for National Sleep Awareness Week, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Federal departments cite cyber-attacks among the biggest risks, in the Calgary Herald.

March 10, 2014

Andre Juneau (Institute for Intergovernmental Affairs) – An update on the Quebec election, on CTV News Channel.

Judith Davidson (Psychology) – How turning the clocks forward can be a problem for those suffering from insomnia, on CTV News Channel.

Alvaro Morales (School of Medicine) – Testosterone therapy grows amid worries, in the Regina Leader Post, Ottawa Citizen, Windsor Star and the Vancouver Sun.

Cynthia Levine-Rasky (Sociology) - After fleeing persecution in Europe, Roma families who have found peace and a life here are now facing deportation, in the Montreal Gazette.

Garnett Picot (Policy Studies) – Canadians with immigrant backgrounds are almost twice as likely to go to university as students whose parents were born in Canada, in the Windsor Star.

George Perlin (Political Studies) – Is Putin acting like a Nazi or trying to stop Nazism in Crimea, on globalnews.ca.

Jane Kirby (Cultural studies PhD candidate) – Canadians must recognize the root problems behind the disappearances and killings of First Nations women, in the Peterborough Examiner and The Belleville Intelligencer.

Douglas Bland (Policy Studies) – Native protest is a big inconvenience, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Chris Booth (School of Medicine) – Taking a proactive approach to curing colon cancer, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on the Sun News Network.

Richard Chaykowski (Policy Studies) – How are Canadian unions regaining strength, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Libya has attracted the least media attention after the Arab Spring of 2011, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) - Suicide by depressed people isn’t always irrational, op-ed in the Kingston Whig Standard.

March 7, 2014

Helene Ouellette-Kuntz (Public Health Sciences) – Low prevalence of autism seen among Israel’s minorities, in The Times of Israel.

Jacalyn Duffin (School of Medicine) – Why Canadians can expect more shortages of generic drugs, op-ed published in The Globe and Mail.

Warren Mabee (Geography) – Critics ‘deeply disappointed’ as pipeline project goes ahead, in the Toronto Star.

Sam McKegney (English) – Sam McKegney on Land, Literature, and Indigenous Masculinities, on CBCNews.ca.

Judith Davidson (Psychology, Oncology) – The effects of ‘springing forward’ on our sleep, on CJAD 800 (Montreal radio).

Other

Jasmin Ma, Andrea Brennan, Sara Giovanetti (Kinesiology Masters candidates) – Exercise is the best medicine and kinesiologists play key role is dispensing it; Medical students spearheading change, both in the Toronto Star.

March 6, 2014

Andre Juneau (Institute of Intergovernmental Affairs) – Quebec separatist premier calls election, on National Public Radio.

John Smol (Biology) – ‘Rock Snot’ infestation caused by climate change, on Discovery News.

Joshua Kurek (Biology) – ‘Rock Snot’ infestation caused by climate change, on Discovery News.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Target’s one year anniversary in Canada, on Global National.

Adam Molnar (Surveillance Studies) – Those who use social media sites can held accountable, on CKWS-TV.

Warren Mabee (Geography) – ‘Short, sweet’ syrup season, in The Kingston Whig Standard and on CBC Radio.

Other

Alex Wolfer (Undergraduate psychology student, coordinator for Brain Day) – It’s all about the brain, in The Kingston Whig Standard.

Taylor Jennings (Co-chair of Queen's United Way) - Day of Caring 'rewarding' experience for volunteers, in The Kingston Whig Standard.

March 5, 2014

Elspeth Murray (School of Business) – Online dry cleaning service faces a big analog wrinkle, in the Globe and Mail.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Demographic shift has LCBO outlets thinking small, in the Ottawa Citizen.

John Smol (Biology) – Global warming producing more rock snot, in the St. John Telegraph Journal and on livescience.com.

Joshua Kurek (Biology) - Global warming producing more rock snot, in the St. John Telegraph Journal and on livescience.com.

Douglas Bland (Policy Studies) – The blockade continues in Tyendinaga, on CKWS Television.

March 4, 2014

David Gordon (Urban and Regional Planning) – From movie palace to parking lot; what happens to once-grand buildings purpose-built for film, in The Globe and Mail.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Go-getting Canadian tech start-up wastes no time launching in middle of Fashion Week, in the Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Sun, Calgary Herald and other Postmedia publications.

Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Netanyahu visits with Obama, on CTV News Channel.

Atif Kukaswadia (School of Medicine) – Youth immigrating to Canada don’t meet physical activity guidelines, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

Robert Dennis (School of Religion, History) – Rome had the right man to bring forth historic change, in the B.C. Catholic Newspaper.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Local professor talks Russia, on CKWS-TV.

Kathy Brock (School of Policy Studies) – Students get rare chance to pick brain of former prime minister, in The Kingston Whig Standard.

March 3, 2014

Marc Epprecht (Global Development Studies) – Is Africa the most homophobia continent, op-ed published on CNN.ca.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Bricks-and-mortar shops can offer a personal touch, in the National Post.

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Quebec’s ‘dying with dignity’ law would set new standards, in the South Asia Mail; The absurdity of labelling things as ‘natural,’ op-ed published in The Kingston Whig Standard.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Dissecting international response to Russian military intervention in Crimea, on CTV News Channel.

Duncan Scott (Psychiatry) – Should Vince Li be granted unescorted visits? On GlobalNews.ca.

Robert Engen (History) – New display on public health in the military at the Museum of Health Care, on CBC’s Ontario Morning.

Garnett Picot (School of Policy Studies) – University education gap widens, in the Vancouver Sun, Saskatoon Sunday Phoenix, Regina Sunday Post.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Are smarter homes safer? In the St. John’s Telegram.

Sam McKegney (English) – Collection looks at indigenous manhood, in the Winnipeg Free Press.

Arthur Cockfield (Law) – Gildan Activewear; How the government made it easier to avoid paying taxes, in Canadian Business.

February 28, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation continues to evolve in Ukraine, on CTV News Channel.

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – March Break shows a spike in teen pregnancies, on CTV Morning Live.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Internet can sometimes provide too much information, in the Lethbridge Herald and the Prince George Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) - Legal options for Edmonton mother trying to find family for daughters, on globalnews.ca.

Danny Lloyd (Electrical Engineering student) – Queen’s eco snowmobile team prepares for competition, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Atif Kukaswadia (School of Medicine) – Immigrants and their physical fitness levels, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on CKNW (Vancouver radio) and CKWS Television.

February 28, 2014

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – The situation continues to evolve in Ukraine, on CTV News Channel.

Ashley Waddington (School of Medicine) – March Break shows a spike in teen pregnancies, on CTV Morning Live.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Internet can sometimes provide too much information, in the Lethbridge Herald and the Prince George Citizen.

Nicholas Bala (Law) - Legal options for Edmonton mother trying to find family for daughters, on globalnews.ca.

Danny Lloyd (Electrical Engineering student) – Queen’s eco snowmobile team prepares for competition, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Atif Kukaswadia (School of Medicine) – Immigrants and their physical fitness levels, in the Kingston Whig Standard and on CKNW (Vancouver radio) and CKWS Television.

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