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Queen's in the News: November 19, 2012

David Detomasi (School of Business) – The record $4.5 billion fine again British Petroleum won't deter companies from searching for oil, in the Toronto Star. 

Kathy Lahey (Law) – There is no sign that Canada Post will payout female employees soon after Supreme Court of Canada's ruling, in the Toronto Star. 

Jessica Jones (Psychiatry) – People with autism have difficulty reading social situations and intuitions, in the Toronto Star. 

Kathy Brock (School of Policy Studies) – MPs have busy week giving out $56 million for community projects, in the Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Montreal Gazette and Ottawa Citizen. 

Houchang Hassan-Yari (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Dispute between Israel and Hamas may escalate into war, on CTV News Channel and Sun News Network. 

Phil Giurlando (Political Studies PhD student) –Ultra right wing political parties are gaining in popularity in a number of European countries, on CTV News Channel. 

Christian Leuprecht (Political Studies) – David Petraeus testifies about the attacks that killed the U.S. ambassador in Libya, on the Sun News Network. 

Tom Harris (VP Advancement) – Alumni donate to their universities to help build the reputation of their school and the value of their degree, in 24 Hours Vancouver and 24 Hours Toronto. 

David Gordon (School of Urban and Regional Planning) – Op-ed on the problems with school closures, in the Brockville Recorder and Times. 

David Skillicorn (School of Computing) – Hackers are using Canadian computers more often to host cyber attacks and crimes, on Radio Canada International. 

Louis Delvoie (Centre for International and Defence Policy) – Op-ed on Canada's flawed Middle East policy, in the Kingston Whig-Standard. 

Daniel Woolf (Principal) – Principal's Community Breakfast highlights innovative students and researchers at Queen's, in the Kingston Whig-Standard and on CKWS TV. 

Richard Ascough (School of Religion) – The Mayan calendar predicts the world will end on Dec. 21, 2012, on CKWS TV. 

William Flanagan (Law) – Law school deans are troubled about the shortage of articling positions, in Canadian Lawyer magazine. 

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