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Thursday, July 21, 2016
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 today to announce $250,000 for the development of the pilot project Ocean School.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Researchers at Dalhousie University are looking at the potential of tire derived aggregate (TDA) to revolutionize construction in Nova Scotia, and how our province can export that knowledge around the world.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Dalhousie University President Richard Florizone welcomed the Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board, to campus today to announce the Nova Scotia results for the 2016 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Discovery Grants.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Dalhousie University has incorporated two new traditions that offer special recognition for graduates of Indigenous and African descent into our convocation ceremonies this spring.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Researchers at Dalhousie University have analyzed the effectiveness of bullying prevention programs with the aim of improving lives for Nova Scotia children, and saving money for the province’s school boards.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Profiles of Pride: Lara Lewis
    July 22, 2016 8:30 AM
    Lara Lewis, Fountain School of Performing Arts alum, speaks about the meaning of Pride as the university celebrates Dalhousie Pride Week.
  • Digital access at your fingertips
    July 22, 2016 8:30 AM
    Recent Dal Computer Science grad Kardam Tiwari wants you to forget your passwords — for good. His startup SWAP Innovations, which recently completed the LaunchPad Dal accelerator program, is developing a method for authenticating online transactions using fingerprints.
  • An investment in ocean education and literacy
    July 21, 2016 5:00 PM
    The Honourable Dominic Leblanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, was on campus Thursday to announce the Government of Canada's investment in Ocean School — a new educational initiative from Dalhousie University and the National Film Board aimed at increasing ocean literacy among Canadian youth.

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