News Archive


Is sitting killing us?
Friday, February 28, 2014
Think that exercising can compensate for the amount of time we spend sitting each day? Dal postdoc Travis Saunders says: think again.
Data Privacy Day: Considering our digital lives
Friday, February 28, 2014
Dal's eighth annual conference on privacy and security issues attracted large crowds to hear speakers from the Office of the Privacy Commisioner of Canada, Microsoft and more.
Short but sweet: Dal to host its second 3-Minute Thesis showdown
Thursday, February 27, 2014
We speak with last year’s winner, Jacob Cookey, about his advice to grad students preparing for competition on March 4 and 5.
Student brings innovative ideas to oil and gas research
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Earth Sciences student Andrea Christians received the 2013 Energy Innovation Grant for her work on the evolutionary history of salt structures.
Top 5 study spaces
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
You're refreshed from study break; now it's time for the final push of the school year. So where are you going to study?
2014 CIS men’s volleyball championship
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Tigers men's volleyball team will be competing in the CIS men's volleyball championship this weekend (Feb 27- Mar 1).
2014 CIS women’s volleyball championship, presented by SGI CANADA
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Tigers hope to continue their season of victory at the CIS women's volleyball championship in Regina this weekend.
Paying tribute to a mentor
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Society of Dalhousie Music Students hosts the James Faraday Memorial Concert on Feb. 27, with all proceeds going to a scholarship in his name.
Fresh powder, new possibility
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
A group of Occupational Therapy students are spending their free time this winter on the ski slopes, helping individuals with disabilities experience the rush of gliding down the mountainside.
Moving to a city she dreamt about
Monday, February 24, 2014
Insights to Success: Anne of Green Gables inspired Maygan Forbes to come to the Maritimes from London, England. What she found was a welcoming, supportive community.