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Tuesday, August 16, 2016
When Video Difference publicly announced it was closing its doors after 34 years, two Halifax institutions took a special interest.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Dalhousie University is pleased to announce that the university will lead a Nova Scotia team in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's (MIT) Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program (REAP).
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Two pillars of the agricultural community have come together to support the ongoing education of Ontario youth and teachers in the science behind modern agriculture and career opportunities available in this growing industry.
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.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • A return to Halifax and Dal for new Health Professions Dean Alice Aiken
    August 24, 2016 8:30 AM
    Alice Aiken, who came to Halifax first as a naval officer and later to complete a degree in Physical Therapy at Dal, is now serving as Dal's new dean of the Faculty of Health Professions.
  • University Avenue protected bike lane kicks into gear
    August 23, 2016 10:30 AM
    Installation is set to begin this weekend (Sunday, August 28) on Dal’s cycle track pilot project, which will add a protected bike lane along the north and south sides of University Avenue from Robie Street to LeMarchant Street.
  • Making summer camp more inclusive
    August 19, 2016 8:30 AM
    Close to 2,000 children and youth spend part of their summer at Dal's Athletics and Recreation camps. April MacQueen, the new inclusion counsellor for this year's camps, is there to make sure children with cognitive or physical challenges get the support they need.

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