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December 7, 2017

Queen's In The News Thursday, December 7, 2017

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Chen, Dongmei
  • Arts and Science
  • School of Environmental Studies
Toronto Star: The Great Global Species Shakeup
Dongmei Chen says that the public and the government have to be prepared for an increase in Lyme disease as climate change is expanding the territory in which ticks can survive and thrive.
Cross, Barry
  • Smith School of Business
Canadian Accountant: The Final Chapter of Sears Canada: Financials, Bankruptcy
Barry Cross interviewed with Canadian Accountant for the third and final piece in a series about Sears Canada's path toward bankruptcy.
Zsuzsa Csergő
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
CKNW-Vancouver: Vladimir Putin Announces He Will Run For Re-election To Russian Presidency
Zsuzsa Csergő discusses Vladimir Putin's announcement that he will seek another term as Russian President.
Carlos Escobedo
  • Engineering and Applied Science
  • Chemical Engineering
Science Daily: Go with the flow (or against it)
Carlos Escobedo experiments with bacteria sensitive to magnetic fields as a potential drug-delivery method.
McGarry, John
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
CKNW-Vancouver: Trump Formally Recognizes Jerusalem As Israel’s Capital
John McGarry discusses President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Pukall, Caroline
  • Arts and Science
  • Psychology
Broadly: How We Think Sex Changes After Childbirth Versus How It Actually Changes
Caroline Pukall says media portrayals of sexuality after childbirth tend to incorrectly suggest that vaginal birth has a harmful effect on a couple’s future sex life whereas C-sections do not.
Stephen Smith
  • Arts and Science
  • History
The Conversation: The news industry has always needed government support: A look back to the 1800s
Stephen Smith says though we may think there has never been a news era like the one we currently occupy, newspapers in the early 1800s looked a lot like today's online newsfeeds.
von Hlatky, Stefanie
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
  • Centre for International and Defence Policy
ABC - KITV 4: Global Security Innovation Council Launched to Address Travel Security and Issues Report on Women Travelers
A study by Stefanie von Hlatky has shown that of a study of 200 women business travelers over 40% of women business travelers have safety concerns in hotels and only 25% of those between the ages of 25-44 believe hotels have taken adequate steps to ensure their safety.

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