Queen's in the News: May 6, 2013
Monica Labarge (School of Business) – Racist, sexist and totally inappropriate ads are on the rise, in the National Post; Loblaws responds to the Bangladesh factory collapse, on CTV News Channel.
George Smith (School of Policy Studies) – Conrad Black says public-sector unions are a blight on our society, in the National Post.
Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – A civilian massacre happened in Syria, on CTV News Channel.
Roel Vertegaal (School of Computing) – Researcher unveils a mobile phone that curves and bends, in the Toronto Star.
Ian McKay (History) – Activist Alexandre Boulerice has been targeted by a strident campaign led by Sun Media pundits, op-ed in the Toronto Star.
Sharry Aiken (Law) – Temporary Foreign Worker Program could be fixed if low-skilled workers were given easier access to citizenship, in the Huffington Post.
Naomi Alboim (Policy Studies) – Temporary Foreign Worker Program could be fixed if low-skilled workers were given easier access to citizenship, in the Huffington Post.
Jonathan Rose (Political Studies) – Federal government seeks bids for new action plan ads, on ctv.ca.
Warren Mabee (School of Policy Students) – Lafarge receives funding for research into burning lower carbon emission items, in the Kingston Whig Standard.
John Andrew (School of Urban and Regional Planning, School of Business) – How wind turbines affect home values, on Radio Canada.