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Dalhousie's Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences offers a world of choices: thousands of courses, two hundred professors, thirty-five academic programs. Learn more about the Faculty.

Research & Researchers

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences student researching

How can the study of humanities and social sciences inform policy, improve health and restore the environment?  Find out how FASS research and researchers are changing the world.  


  • A cause close to home
    The Roméo Dallaire Child Soldier Initiative hosted a roundtable discussion with police officers from across Canada, sharing expertise between those working to stop the use of child soldiers worldwide and those helping at-risk youth in our cities.
  • Seeing the forest and the trees
    Getting a bird's-eye view of Dal's forest-related research.
  • Rising star
    Recent grad Iain MacNeil thought he'd become a music teacher. Then he discovered opera.
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