Recent media releases

Monday, December 22, 2014
Dalhousie University Faculty of Dentistry has closed its public dental clinics until Jan. 12, 2015.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The last several days have been very difficult for many, particularly for our female students in the fourth-year Dentistry class who were the subject of deeply offensive comments made in a Facebook group by fellow students.
Monday, December 15, 2014
On behalf of Dalhousie University, I want to express my deep disappointment and concern with reports of offensive comments shared in a social media group about female students in Dalhousie’s Faculty of Dentistry.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Dalhousie University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. David Anderson as dean of the Faculty of Medicine for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2015.
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Scientists at Dalhousie Medical School have successfully tested a never-before-used combination of drugs that effectively shuts down aggressive, metabolically active HER2-positive breast cancers.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Art that inspires
    December 19, 2014 8:30 AM
    The Dalhousie Art Gallery's annual Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition, which runs until December 21, showcases the artistic talents of the university community.
  • Songs of the season
    December 19, 2014 8:30 AM
    Photos from the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing, which brought together Dal community members and their families in a choir to perform seasonal favourites.
  • What is restorative justice?
    December 18, 2014 3:30 PM
    With restorative justice becoming a key topic of discussion this week, we reached out to experts at Dalhousie and beyond to explore how restorative approaches seek to hold individuals accountable while allowing those affected a crucial voice in the process.

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