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Four leading researchers from Queen’s University win the NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize

Four leading researchers from Queen’s University win the NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize

May 6, 2019

The Queen's Gazette, Anne Craig


Engineering a sustainable future requires input from multiple approaches and perspectives. Four leading Canadian researchers from Queen’s University have been awarded the NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering for their work in enhancing the value and sustainability of our natural renewable resources though collaboration. 

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Thomas Courchene book on Indigenous rights wins Donner Prize

Thomas Courchene book on Indigenous rights wins Donner Prize

May 1, 2019

The Star, Deborah Dundas


Thomas J. Courchene was awarded the $50,000 Donner Prize for his book Indigenous Nationals, Canadian Citizens: From First Contact to Canada 150 and Beyond, published by the Institute of Intergovernmental Relations, School of Policy Studies, Queen’s University. Courchene and the authors of four other finalist books were feted at the annual Donner Prize gala, where the announcement was made Wednesday night.

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Kim Nossal: In oil-rich Libya, an eastern warlord attacks the capital. Why now? And what's at stake?

In oil-rich Libya, an eastern warlord attacks the capital. Why now? And what's at stake?

April 10, 2019

CBC News, Chris Arsenault, with comments by Kim Nossal, Professor, School of Policy Studies and Department of Political Studies, Queen's University


Critics of foreign interventions say Libya is a prime example of what can go wrong with so-called democracy promotion overseas. 

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Warren Mabee: Senate roadshow stops in Alberta's oilpatch for feedback on impact-assessment bill

Senate roadshow stops in Alberta's oilpatch for feedback on impact-assessment bill

April 9, 2019

CBC News, Tony Seskus with comments by Warren Mabee, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Geography and Planning; Associate Professor School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

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Warren Mabee: Shell urges Canada's oil lobby group to support carbon tax

Shell urges Canada's oil lobby group to support carbon tax

April 2, 2019

CBC News, Kyle Bakx with comments by Warren Mabee, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Geography and Planning; Associate Professor School of Policy Studies, Queen's University


CAPP represents more than 60 energy companies that produce about 80 per cent of the country's oil and gas.

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Warren Mabee: Could Resolute keep its logging rights near Fort Frances without a mill? Expert says it's possible

Could Resolute keep its logging rights near Fort Frances without a mill? Expert says it's possible

March 21, 2019

CBC News, Matt Prokopchuk with comments by Warren Mabee, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Geography and Planning; Associate Professor School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

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