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Thursday, April 28, 2016
Today Dalhousie professor Jeff Dahn was announced one of six recipients of the brand new Governor General’s Innovation Awards.
Monday, April 25, 2016
Dalhousie University’s May Convocation ceremonies are a time to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and, through the awarding of honorary degrees, acknowledge extraordinary individuals who’ve demonstrated service to society, made significant contributions to their field or have made significant contributions to the university.
Friday, April 22, 2016
Today, Canada’s Top 100 Employers Project named Dalhousie University as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for 2016; a title bestowed upon only six universities and 65 employers across the country.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Dalhousie University’s Board of Governors voted Tuesday to approve changes to student tuition and fees for 2016-17 as recommended in late March by the university’s Budget Advisory Committee (BAC).
Monday, April 18, 2016
Dalhousie University is honoured to join the Canada Council for the Arts in celebrating Dr. Axel Becke, professor emeritus in the Faculty of Science, for his pioneering achievements in the field of computational science.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Dal hosts minister's roundtable on Aboriginal education
    April 29, 2016 8:30 AM
    First Nations chiefs from across Atlantic Canada gathered at Dalhousie on Wednesday for a roundtable discussion on education with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minster of Indigenous and Northern Affairs.
  • Dal battery researcher Jeff Dahn honoured with inaugural Governor General's Innovation Award
    April 28, 2016 10:00 AM
    Physics prof Jeff Dahn and his team represent one of the world’s most renowned hubs of expertise in battery technology, developing material now used in about one-third of all lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery cells produced worldwide. On Thursday, he was announced as one of six inaugural recipients of Canada's new Governor General's Innovation Award.
  • Kathryn Sullivan's great adventures
    April 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    After completing her PhD at Dalhousie in 1978, Kathryn Sullivan became the first American woman to walk in space. Now one of the most senior science administrators in the U.S. government, Dr. Sullivan returned to campus this week to meet with students and talk about different ways of looking at our planet.

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