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Thursday, May 12, 2016
Researchers at Dalhousie University have analyzed the effectiveness of bullying prevention programs with the aim of improving lives for Nova Scotia children, and saving money for the province’s school boards.
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Halifax-led clinical trial shows that catheter ablation is a better treatment for recurrent ventricular tachycardia (VT) than increased drug therapy.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Today Dalhousie professor Jeff Dahn was announced one of six recipients of the brand new Governor General’s Innovation Awards.
Monday, April 25, 2016
Dalhousie University’s May Convocation ceremonies are a time to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and, through the awarding of honorary degrees, acknowledge extraordinary individuals who’ve demonstrated service to society, made significant contributions to their field or have made significant contributions to the university.
Friday, April 22, 2016
Today, Canada’s Top 100 Employers Project named Dalhousie University as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2016; a title bestowed upon only six universities and 65 employers across the country.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Dal recognizes caregivers with appreciation day
    May 24, 2016 8:30 AM
    May is Caregiver Awareness Month, which recognizes those who care for a chronically ill or disabled friend or loved one. To mark the occasion, Dal hosted its first Caregiver Appreciation Day on Wednesday, with a lunchtime event for faculty and staff.
  • AART: Helping the one in six couples who face infertility to conceive
    May 20, 2016 8:30 AM
    Established by Dal's Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology more than a decade ago, Atlantic Assisted Reproductive Therapies recently became the first and only fertility clinic in Canada to adopt the most up-to-date technology for assessing and preparing eggs and embryos for fertility procedures.
  • Dal's new fitness centre to open during 200th anniversary year
    May 18, 2016 8:30 AM
    Dalhousie's new fitness centre on South Street in Halifax, set to begin construction this year, will offer brightly-lit fitness and recreation space for campus and community alike starting in 2018.

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