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November 11, 2020

Queen's In The News Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Dean Burry
  • Arts and Science
  • Dan School of Drama and Music
CBC Radio (Ottawa): Kingston Symphony performs piece inspired by Alex Colville’s paintings.
Dr. Burry describes his inspiration for his Remembrance Day composition, which was performed virtually by the Kingston Symphony.
Christopher Deluca
  • Education
National Post: University admissions tests like the SAT are under scrutiny especially in the age COVID-19
Dr. DeLuca co-writes op-ed, originally posted in The Conversation, that looks into the need for academic testing during COVID-19.
Cockfield, Arthur
  • Law
Globe and Mail: On Remembrance Day, let’s remember the contributions of Indigenous veterans
Prof. Cockfield co-writes a Remembrance Day op-ed about the importance of the Indigenous contributions to Canadian conflicts over the centuries.
Hanna, Timothy
  • Health Sciences
  • Cancer Research Institute
  • School of Medicine
  • Oncology
Le Quotidifn du Medecin: Cancer: One month's delay in care leads to a 10% increased risk of death
Dr. Hanna says even a four week delay in cancer treatment can increase mortality rates in patients.
McDonald, David
  • Arts and Science
  • School of Environmental Studies
  • Global Development Studies
CBC Radio: Ontario Morning - Tuesday November 10, 2020 - Part 1
Dr. McDonald talks about his new e-book "Public Water and Covid-19: Dark Clouds and Silver Linings" and why access to clean public water matters during a pandemic.
Wolfe, Robert
  • School of Policy Studies
Hill Times: Change in U.S. administration could shift political calculations over carbon tariffs, say advocates
Dr. Wolfe says as Canada tries to reform the World Trade Organization (WTO) through the Ottawa Group, the agenda is currently tied up in resolving trade vulnerabilities exposed by the pandemic, including countries’ efforts to restrict export of masks at the height of the outbreak, and institutional reforms, such as salvaging the dispute-settlement system.

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