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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

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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.  


  • "Who's the boss?" - The accidental entrepreneur
    Stephanie Mark is betting on people's desire to peek inside the closets of fashion's style-makers; so far, her website The Coveteur is proving she has a winning hand
  • Film "en français"
    Dal hosts summer institute with l'Université Sorbonne Nouvelle (Paris 3), bringing researchers from Paris and around the world to Halifax to study emerging topics in film studies.
  • Living history on the high seas
    Hillary MacKinlay's love of nautical history has taken her from the pages of whaling journals to the halls of the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.
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