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Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Dalhousie University congratulates the Nova Scotia government on today’s announcement of the new business immigration streams: the Entrepreneur Stream and the Graduate Entrepreneur Stream.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Dr. Christine Chambers and her team at the Halifax-based Centre for Pediatric Pain Research, have partnered with YummyMummyClub.ca (YMC) on a year-long social media campaign called It Doesn’t Have to Hurt. The work is funded by a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
A Dalhousie University PhD candidate is fuelling the debate that culture—generally viewed as distinctly human—is also found in the animal kingdom. Mauricio Cantor's findings, published today in Nature Communications, suggest that culture is an important mechanism for structuring society in two clans of sperm whales.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Five Dalhousie researchers have been recognized for their cutting-edge research by Minister of State, Ed Holder.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Five things you didn't know about the Faculty of Medicine
    October 8, 2015 8:30 AM
    The Faculty of Medicine's Guiness World Record may surprise you, but what's even more impressive is the reach and impact Dalhousie's medical school has across the Maritimes.
  • An atypical sex talk
    October 8, 2015 8:30 AM
    As part of Respect Week last week, Dalhousie welcomed sex educator Dr. Justine Shuey to campus for two "Not So Typical" talks about sexuality.
  • Dal alum Arthur McDonald wins Nobel Prize in Physics
    October 7, 2015 8:30 AM
    Arthur McDonald (BSc’64, MSc’65, LLD’97) helped solve one of the biggest puzzles in modern physics — the "neutrino puzzle" — an achievement recognized this week with one of the world's most prestigious scientific awards.

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