Archive for March, 2012

Discuss the 2012 federal budget!

Ted Hsu

Thursday at 4 pm, you can watch along with Members of Parliament as Conservative finance minister Jim Flaherty unveils his 2012 budget.  To watch online, go to cpac.ca I have been working hard to prepare for this budget. Like many…

Read More
mar25_IndianHeritage_small_TS

Visiting the India-Canada Heritage Day Celebration

Ted Hsu

Sunday March 25 marked the annual India-Canada Association Heritage Day celebration. An absolutely fabulous yearly event in Kingston and the Islands.

Read More

Nominations being Accepted for Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals

Ted Hsu

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS! Nomination deadline EXTENDED to May 15, 2012 Jubilee Nomination Form February 6, 2012 marked the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne.  To commemorate this historic occasion Canada created the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond…

Read More
SwitchGreenProfit_200

Ted participates in SWITCH's Green Profit Conference and Exhibition

Ted Hsu

On Sunday March 18, Ted spoke to the participants of SWITCH’s Green Profit Conference and Exhibition. He also spent time speaking with individuals in attendance. More photos from this event taken by volunteers for SWITCH are available on Flikr here….

Read More

Why is this Conservative government against free speech for our tax-supported scientists?

Ted Hsu

First published in Kingston This Week and EMC, March 2012 Finding cures for deadly diseases, understanding weather patterns, protecting our rivers and lakes, slowing the pace of climate change — it all starts with science. Long before I was an…

Read More
SONY DSC

Ted touring Kingston General Hospital

Ted Hsu

Ted tours KGH’s Human Mobility Research Centre and the Gastrointestinal Diseases Research Unit. Seen in first picture below is Paul St. John (Researcher), Leslee Thompson (CEO) and Ted Hsu in the Computer Aided Surgery Research Laboratory.          …

Read More

The LOCAL View with Ted Hsu: Sustainable Cement

Ted Hsu

Tuesdays at 6pm and Wednesdays at 12:30 catch The LOCAL View with Ted Hsu. This month’s episode is about Cement 2020, a Lafarge initiative to find fuel solutions for making cement. The show also highlights local green initiatives by Burt’s…

Read More

The government says it needs to cut services. Does it make sense then to add 30 new MPs?

Ted Hsu

First published in Kingston This Week and EMC, March, 2012 Recently the Conservative government rushed through a bill that will add 30 new MPs to the House of Commons. While claiming this was necessary to maintain the democratic goal of…

Read More
Queen's Lions Club 200

New Queen's University Lions Club

Ted Hsu

Ted gives the Canadian Flag to the new charter Lions  Club at Queens University.  Receiving the flag is the newly installed president of the Lions Club Hilary Hung.

Read More

Harper’s government: Skip the debate, close the doors, we’ll tell you what you need to know.

Ted Hsu

Published first in EMC and Kingston This Week, February 2012 Because it’s not practical for 34 million Canadians to talk to the Prime Minister, you elect a member of Parliament to bring your concerns to your government. But when the…

Read More