News Archive


The right sniff: Training pet dogs to follow their nose
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Simon Gadbois’ Canid Behaviour Team offers students the opportunity to work directly with volunteer dogs on some unique research and outreach projects.
Budget Advisory Committee weighs in on balancing the Dal budget
Thursday, February 28, 2013
New report outlines recommendations to find $17.6 million in savings; student consultations on budget, tuition and fees scheduled for mid-March.
Geeky business, great pitch
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Dal masters student wins national business plan competition with his proposal to bridge 3D printing design with science fiction and fantasy fandom.
Summary statements: Grad students prepare for 3 Minute Thesis competition
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Scholarships up for grabs in a new competition that has graduate students boiling their thesis projects down into a concise, engaging three-minute speech.
Tigers Weekend Recap (Feb. 22-24)
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Last week the Tigers track and field team brought home an AUS banner, while swimmers competed at the CIS championship in Calgary and the basketball teams completed regular season play.
Athletes of the Week (Ending Feb. 24)
Monday, February 25, 2013
Congratulations to Elizabeth MacDonald and Rob McCulloch, this week's Dalhousie G2 Athletes of the Week.
Hot and cold: Dal researchers examine the effects of freezing and thawing on soil
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Researchers at the Faculty of Agriculture, along with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, are learning more about how Nova Scotia's climate affects the fertility of the province's soils.
Top 5 CanLit books at Dalhousie Libraries
Friday, February 22, 2013
What's popular at Dalhousie Libraries? Here are the five most borrowed works by Canadian authors over the past year.
Cultivating student passion at the East Coast Student Leadership Conference
Friday, February 22, 2013
Student-led conference makes a strong debut at Dal.
Tough love: How Joan Conrod became one of Dal’s most celebrated teachers
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Accounting professor, who has inspired Dal students for more than three decades, wins prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship.