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Dalhousie in the news
Media Highlight: Dalhousie researchers study using recycled tires to strengthen soil
July 26, 2016 12:00 PM
CBC: Researchers in Halifax are seeing whether material from recycled tires could be used to strengthen soil and help the construction industry.
Media Highlight: Dalhousie University and NFB team up to teach students about oceans
July 25, 2016 12:00 PM
Global News: Dalhousie University and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) welcomed the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard to campus to announce $250,000 for the development of the pilot project Ocean School.
Media Highlight: Dalhousie researcher says warmer waters in Nova Scotia 'ocean hotspot' killing off kelp forests
July 18, 2016 12:00 PM
Karen Filbee-Dexter of Dalhousie says warmer waters are causing kelp to weaken and break, leaving blankets of algae turf where fronds measuring up to four metres used to stand. She says the steady loss of the kelp removes an important habitat for other species and has a cascading effect through the marine environment by contributing to a depletion of food sources for fish.
Recent Dal News stories
Pride on parade
July 26, 2016 1:00 PM
Photos: Dalhousie took part in Pride Parades in both Halifax and Truro over the past week, showing support for and solidarity with LGBTQ+ individuals and communities.
A tonne of generosity
July 26, 2016 8:30 AM
Dalhousie community contributes more than 1,000 kg of much-needed food supplies to Feed Nova Scotia, responding to the organization's urgent call for donations.
Restorative justice leaders gather in Halifax to share expertise, commend Nova Scotia’s "fierce initiative"
July 25, 2016 8:30 AM
In late June, more than 400 people from around the world came to Halifax for the 2016 International Restorative Conference, which included several Dalhousie speakers helping explore how restorative approaches can improve climate and culture in education, workplaces and professions.