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Training in Big Text Data

Lulu Huang is a MCS student and one of the first to receive a scholarship as part of TRIBE, a program funded through NSERC'S CREATE Program


Accredited and inspired

Faculty of CS accreditation renewed


About the Faculty of Computer Science

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Our mission is to advance research and knowledge and prepare graduates to be leaders in the development and application of information technologies. Find out more about the Faculty of Computer Science.

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The Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University is the premier academic research institution in Information and Communications Technology in Nova Scotia. Learn more about our research.

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FCS in Dal News

  • Status update: Building a work relationship with Facebook
    Working out of Facebook's London, England office, Computer Science alumnus Peter O'Hearn develops software tools for the world's most popular social networking site.
  • Big data's big potential
    Tony Clement, president of the Treasury Board of Canada, visited Dal last week as part of a national roadshow to promote open data initiatives and to meet with students and faculty from Dal's Faculty of Computer Science and Institute for Big Data Analytics.
  • The Next 36 selects two of Dalhousie's young entrepreneurs
    Two of Dal's Starting Lean alumni have been selected as part of the 2015 class of The Next 36, an elite program for young entrepreneurs.
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