Dal Alert!

Receive alerts from Dalhousie by text message.


Recent media releases

Friday, May 1, 2015
The fossils of marine species that went extinct over the last 23 million years are giving an international team of scientists insight into the species that are at risk today, as well as where hotspots of extinction may be located.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
The Ocean Tracking Network is the first Canadian Associate Data Unit of the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange under UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Two new cancer studies out of Dalhousie Medical School have shown success in testing safer, less toxic treatments for a rare form of pediatric leukemia called T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia (T-ALL). The studies were published by first-year medical student, Victoria Bentley, and Drs. Graham Dellaire and Jason Berman, associate professors in the Departments of Pathology and Pediatrics, respectively.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Dalhousie is pleased to award 10 honorary degrees to extraordinary individuals during Spring Conovcation in May.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Each year the Canada Research Chairs Program invests approximately $265 million to attract and retain some of the world’s most accomplished and promising minds. Dalhousie, home to 50 CRCs, is pleased to welcome Dr. John Frampton, School of Biomedical Engineering and Dr. Erin Bertrand, Department of Biology.
View More

Contact Us

Janet Bryson, Senior Communications Advisor

Phone: 902-494-1269, or email: janet.bryson@dal.ca

Nikki Comeau, Communications Officer

Phone: 902-494-4189, or email: nikki.comeau@dal.ca

Brian Leadbetter, Director of Communications & Public Relations

Phone: 902-494-4144, or email: brian.leadbetter@dal.ca

Communications Officers across our campuses

Dalhousie has Communications Officers across our several campuses with expertise in specific areas of interest. Find the appropriate Communications Officer for your requirement.

Dalhousie in the news

Recent Dal News stories

  • Building community
    May 4, 2015 8:30 AM
    For Brad Pickard (MArch'10) the key to his success as an architect is in engaging communities in the projects he pursues.
  • Head, hands, health and a whole lot of heart
    May 1, 2015 8:30 AM
    From the Woodsmen and 4-H to her studies, Environmental Science (Ag Campus) student Breagh Ross has always found time for both school and her community.
  • Behind the numbers
    April 30, 2015 8:30 AM
    Local startup QRA, which builds unique software to detect product errors before they are built into prototype, is based on Dal research and the skills of Dal alumni, faculty and students.

Tweets from @Dalnews

Tweets from @Dalmedia