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Dalhousie in the news
Media Highlight: Dal professor discusses border phone search case and privacy issues
August 22, 2016 12:00 PM
Canadian Press: Rob Currie, director of the Law and Technology Institute at the Schulich School of Law, offers insight into the case of a Quebec man who refused to give border officers his cellphone pass code.
Media Highlight: Dalhousie University and IWK study find parents and infants benefit from hugging
July 28, 2016 12:00 PM
On July 18th, Huggies Canada launched their Hug Plan in support of #NoBabyUnHugged — a campaign that focuses on the importance of skin-to-skin for babies and mothers immediately after delivery. Researched and reported by Dr. Christine Chambers of Dalhousie University and Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo of IWK Hospital for Sick Kids, these doctors (and mothers) wanted to promote the scientifically proven physiological and psychological benefits of skin-to-skin in an evidence-based, relatable way and felt that this program was the way to do it.
Media Highlight: Dalhousie professor discusses why Canada needs a more diversified judiciary to deliver justice
July 27, 2016 12:00 PM
CBC: Naiomi Metallic, chair of Aboriginal law and policy at Dalhousie University and member of a Nova Scotia Bar Society committee trying to address racial issues in the profession, says Canada needs a more diversified judiciary to deliver justice.
Recent Dal News stories
A supportive welcome for Dal's newest international students
August 30, 2016 8:30 AM
The new Global Connections Welcome Ambassador program from Dal’s International Centre has upper-year international students helping first-year newcomers navigate their first steps into university life in Canada.
A happy return to the land of snow and hot yoga
August 26, 2016 8:30 AM
Abdulrahman Alkahmees (BSc ’10, DDS ’14) talks about his experience returning to Dal from his native Kuwait this fall to continue graduate studies in Dentistry.
Code for success: CS students and Syrian Student Society host programming camp for newcomers
August 26, 2016 8:30 AM
More than 30 Syrian newcomers to Halifax took part in a five-day programming camp hosted by Dal students, in which they learned website development skills and explored opportunities in computer science.