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Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Five Dalhousie researchers have been recognized for their cutting-edge research by Minister of State, Ed Holder.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
A researcher at Dalhousie Medical School has developed a new way to deliver chemotherapy drugs. Using nanotechnology, the novel system releases chemo in cancerous cells only, leaving healthy cells alone. The work was recently published in Nature’s Scientific Reports.
Monday, June 29, 2015
The report from the Task Force on Misogyny, Sexism and Homophobia in the Faculty of Dentistry has been received.
Monday, June 22, 2015
Fifty-four researchers from across five faculties at Dalhousie were recognized today for their creative and innovative research.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Tesla and Dalhousie have signed an agreement that lays out the terms of a new five-year research partnership with Dalhousie lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery pioneer, Dr. Jeff Dahn. The agreement was signed June 16, 2015 and the exclusive partnership with Tesla will begin in June 2016. It marks the first collaboration between Tesla and a Canadian university.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Ag Campus Open House once again a hit with the community
    July 29, 2015 8:30 AM
    Photo Essay: From sheep shearing demonstrations to crafting handmade rings from horseshoe nails, there were no shortage of unique activities for the hundreds of community members who dropped by the Agricultural Campus' annual Community Open House last week.
  • Solving a "pressing" problem in rural Africa
    July 28, 2015 8:30 AM
    Engineering student Keilah Bias and her team won first place at a major design competition last month for an innovative charcoal press designed and refined to help a Kenyan village produce fuel more efficiently and sustainably.
  • Dal researcher aims to shed light on diabetic alert dogs
    July 24, 2015 8:30 AM
    PhD candidate Catherine Reeve is exploring whether dogs can detect changes in the blood sugar of people with diabetes, and how they do it.

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