News Archive

December

Songs of the season
Fri Dec 20 00:00:00 AST 2013
With the holidays quickly approaching, the Dal community filled the Arts Centre Sculpture Court Thursday for the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing.
2014 Shoveller Tournament
Thu Dec 19 00:00:00 AST 2013
The Dalhousie Tigers men’s basketball team hosts the 23rd annual Rod Shoveller Memorial Basketball Tournament January 2-4 at Dalplex, facing off against some of the top teams in the AUS and the rest of the country.
Body of work
Wed Dec 18 00:00:00 AST 2013
From Dalhousie magazine: For novelist Pamela Callow (LLB'91, MPA'94), figuring out where to hide the corpse is all in a day's work.
Celebrating 60 years of Dal's artistic talents
Tue Dec 17 00:00:00 AST 2013
From paintings to photography to mixed media, the Dal community's creations are currently on display at the Dalhousie Art Gallery's 60th annual Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition.
Perfume powerhouse
Mon Dec 16 00:00:00 AST 2013
From Dalhousie magazine: Barb Stegemann (BA'91) wanted to create economic growth in some of the world's poorest regions. And she's doing it one fragrance at a time.
When science gets overhyped
Fri Dec 13 00:00:00 AST 2013
Last weekend, Dal faculty took part in a one-day symposium called "Hype in Science," which explored how scientific discoveries get misrepresented and what researchers and academic journals alike can do about it.
Mo' money? No problem!
Fri Dec 13 00:00:00 AST 2013
With Commerce students helping lead the way, Dalhousie was the leading fundraising university (per capita) in Canada this Movember, bringing in nearly $94,000 and winning a visit from astronaut Chris Hadfield in 2014.
Top 5 best and worst holiday foods for your teeth
Thu Dec 12 00:00:00 AST 2013
Our experts in the Faculty of Dentistry weigh in on which foods to seek out -- and which to avoid -- if you're thinking about your teeth this holiday season.
Molecular fascination
Thu Dec 12 00:00:00 AST 2013
PhD student Laura Albrecht is being honoured with a prestigious award from the American Chemical Society for her research into the properties of water.
Urban Forest Master Plan takes root at Dalhousie
Wed Dec 11 00:00:00 AST 2013
How Dalhousie prof Peter Duinker is helping Halifax improve its urban forest and ensure a sustainable future for the city's biodiversity.