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November 23, 2020

Queen's In The News Monday, November 23, 2020

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Julia Brook
  • Arts and Science
  • Dan School of Drama and Music
CBC Radio: Can dancing and singing improve well-being and foster creativity
Dr. Brook talks about a new program Rise, Shine, Sing that could provide respite during the pandemic.
Gordon, David
  • Arts and Science
  • Geography and Planning
Globe and Mail: When it comes to liveable neighbourhoods, there’s a wide divide in Canada’s cities
Dr. Gordon says most Canadians live in the vast auto-oriented suburbs and exurbs, and those are difficult to retrofit. Can places be designed so that ownership of a car of isn’t required for citizenship?
Lang, Eugene
  • School of Policy Studies
Hill Times: PMO’s Canada-U.S. relations team gearing up for transition to Biden administration
Professor Lang says he didn’t believe Canada would have to deal with issues like steel tariffs, and that we’re not going to be accused of threatening U.S. national security with domestic or trade policy.
Christian Leuprecht
  • Arts and Science
  • Political Studies
  • School of Policy Studies
Maclean's Magazine: Real reform of the RCMP won't come from within
Dr. Leuprecht says if the government really wants to fix the Mounties, it must impose civilian direction and sustained monitoring of implementation for several years.
Jane Philpott
  • Health Sciences
globalnews.ca: Philpott urges drastic action, patience as exploding coronavirus cases bring crackdowns
Dr. Philpott says she will not be one of those who pretends it’s easy for anybody who’s a policymaker in a leadership position across the country right now because they’re going to hear input from all sides.
Power, Elaine
  • Arts and Science
  • Cultural Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • School of Kinesiology and Health Studies
CKWS/Global Kingston: COVID-19 expected to create record year for food banks in Kingston region
Dr. Power says governments need to make poverty reduction a centerpiece of economic recovery.

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