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Thursday, October 27, 2016
(Halifax, NS) – Dalhousie University congratulates Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard, on her appointment to the Senate of Canada by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
The permanent installation of the Mi’kmaq Grand Council Flag at Dalhousie strengthens the university community and helps provide a welcoming campus for all learners.
Friday, September 30, 2016
IDEA Project to kick-start Halifax's emerging innovation district.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
(Halifax, NS) - Dalhousie University is pleased to congratulate Françoise Baylis on being awarded the Royal Society of Canada's McNeil Medal.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Halifax, NS – A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by Dalhousie University and Germany’s Leibniz Association. This agreement will facilitate collaboration between Dalhousie’s Children and Youth in Challenging Contexts (CYCC) Institute, and the Leibniz Association’s Leibniz Education and Research Network (LERN).
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Discovering Dal: Open House brings future students to campus
    October 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    Record numbers of future students and their families came to campus this past weekend for Halifax's annual Open House event. Don't miss Truro's Open House this Saturday!
  • Bringing the joy of Bhangra to the world
    October 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    A video of a Peggy's Cove performance has brought international attention to the Maritime Bhangra Group. Now, what began as a student group on campus is working to make a big difference in its community through the joy of dance.
  • Wanda Thomas Bernard appointed to the Senate of Canada
    October 27, 2016 11:00 AM
    Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard, professor in the School of Social Work and the university's special advisor, diversity and inclusiveness, was one of nine Canadians announced by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as new appointments to the Senate of Canada this week.

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