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Queen's in the News: May 27, 2013

Samantha King (School of Kinesiology and Health Studies) – Charities strain to compete for race runners, in the Sacramento Bee.

John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – Loblaw releases more details of REIT, in the Toronto Star; How Canada’s housing downturn threatens to shake up real estate commissions, in the Globe and Mail.

Munir Sheikh (School of Policy Studies) – We shouldn’t sacrifice the environment or the economy, op-ed in the Globe and Mail.

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – Should the public be worried after recent terror attack in London, on CTV News Channel; 11 years later, Guantanamo defies closure as hunger strikes and force-feedings multiply, in the National Post.

Mark Green (Civil Engineering) – Three injured after bridge collapses in Washington State, on Global National and in the Vancouver Sun, Edmonton Journal and the Regina Leader Post.

Ron Watts (Political Studies) – What are the chances enough provinces will support abolishing the Senate, in Maclean’s Magazine.

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) - Our federal information spies are getting new $880M digs, being built at a time of austerity with little public knowledge, in the Toronto Sun and the Winnipeg Sun.

Nick Bala (Law) – Family law often seen as the poor cousin of the profession, in the Law Times.

Ned Franks (Political Studies) – Should the Senate be abolished, on CBC’s Maritime Connection (Halifax radio).

Colin MacDougall (Civil Engineering) - Three injured after bridge collapses in Washington State, on CKNW (Vancouver radio).

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