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Queen's in the News: July 12, 2012

Udo Schuklenk (Philosophy) – Cancer patient’s death strengthens a push for last-chance drugs, in the Globe and Mail.

John Meisel (Political Studies) – It’s hard to understand Canadian studies cuts, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Ken Wong (School of Business) – Microsoft store to open in Toronto later this year, in the National Post.

Harry McCaughey (Geography) - Climate change is creating more extreme weather patterns, on the CTV News Channel.

Sidneyeve Matrix (Film and Media Studies) – Smartphones are quickly becoming part of our dating arsenal, in the Winnipeg Free Press, Medicine Hat News, Lethbridge Herald, Kelowna Daily Courier and a number of other online news sites; court rules iPad is cooler than Samsung, on QR77 (Calgary radio).

Peter Hodson (Biology) – At least 45 animals affected by Red Deer River oil leak, in the Calgary Herald and the Ottawa Citizen.

Bruce Gilley (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Prime Minister stands behind visitors centre dedicated to Norman Bethune, in the Toronto Sun, Calgary Sun, Ottawa Citizen, Winnipeg Sun, Edmonton Sun, London Free Press, Fort Erie Times, Welland Tribune, Chatham Daily News, Brantford Expositor, St. Thomas Time Journal and a number of other national daily newspapers.

Joshua Pearce (Mechanical and Materials Engineering) – Researchers make solar panel breakthrough, in the Kingston Whig Standard.

Warren Mabee (School of Policy Studies) – Government will study wind turbines and associated health risks, on CBC Radio syndication (six local stations), CBC Radio’s Ontario Today and CKWS Television.

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