Queen's Gazette | Queen's University

Search form

Learn how Queen's is planning for our safe return to campus.

October 21, 2016

Queen's In The News Friday, October 21, 2016

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Aiken, Sharry
  • Law
globalnews.ca: 50 per cent immigration boost makes ‘complete sense,’ says expert
Professor Aiken discussed a proposal to increase Canada's immigration intake by 50 per cent, saying Canada definitely has the capacity to welcome more new arrivals in the timeline suggested.
Alboim, Naomi
  • School of Policy Studies
National Post, Financial Post: Terence Corcoran: 100 million Canadians? We could only hope
Professor Alboim was referenced in Terence Corcoran's commentary on the proposal to increase Canada's immigration intake by 50 per cent.
Kerr, Lisa
  • Law
CBC-TV: Controversial confinement
CBC Radio: Solitary confinement rates vary by institution
Dr. Kerr was interviewed in regards to a report on variances in the use of solitary confinement from prison to prison in Canada. The interview appeared on CBC The National (Starting at 19:10) and an extended version was aired on multiple CBC Radio markets.
Wong, Kenneth
  • Smith School of Business
National Post, Financial Post: Fixt dials into a relatively uncontested market in same-day smart phone repairs
Professor Wong looked at unique selling points, strengths and challenges faced by Fixt - a start-up offering rapid mobile device repairs.

If you would like to receive Queen's In The News by email, please send an email to listserv@lists.queensu.ca with the text "SUBSCRIBE QITN-OI-L" in the body.