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Queen's in the News: March 13, 2013

Robert Dennis (History PhD student) – The conclave to select a new pope begins Tuesday,  on TalkSPORT (UK radio) and in the International Business Times, Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen and several other Postmedia newspapers; the new pope's first decision will be to take a new name, in the Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen and several other Postmedia newspapers. 

Don Drummond (School of Policy Studies) – The federal budget is the government's chance to show it has a comprehensive plan for Canada’s economic future, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.  

Angela James (School of Business) – Programs that allow students to earn two degrees from universities in two countries are growing in popularity, in the Globe and Mail. 

Barry Cross (School of Business) – Innovation should be a part of everyday life, in the Globe and Mail. 

Douglas Bland (School of Policy Studies) – Government quietly trying to rebrand the Canadian Forces as the Canadian Armed Forces, in the National Post, Vancouver Province, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Ottawa Citizen and several other Postmedia newspapers. 

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – People should shop around their mortgages to get a better deal, in the National Post and Regina Leader Post. 

Aleks Meret (Pediatrics) – Research team identified a new form of retinoblastoma (eye tumour that occurs in very young children), in the Winnipeg Free Press, Victoria Times Colonist, Halifax Chronicle-Journal, and more than 30 other newspapers and websites. 

Peter Hennessy (Education) – It is time to rethink public education, op-ed in the Kingston Whig-Standard. 

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – North Korea threatens to attack its enemies, on CKOM (Saskatoon radio) and CJME (Regina radio).

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