Recent media releases

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Investment will provide Dalhousie students with real-world learning opportunities
Monday, March 9, 2015
A major study that will provide in-depth understanding of aging has received a shot in the arm. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) has been awarded a $41.6 million grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to continue its work for the next five years.
Friday, March 6, 2015
Dalhousie University is providing the following update regarding the offensive Facebook posts by some members of the Dentistry (DDS) Class of 2015.
Monday, March 2, 2015
The university’s response continues to consist of four initiatives, aimed at addressing both the specific incident and its broader implications.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Dalhousie University announced today that former Deputy Prime Minister Anne McLellan (P.C., O.C., A.O.E.) will become its next chancellor. A celebrated politician, lawyer and academic, McLellan will officially be installed as Dalhousie’s seventh chancellor on Monday, May 25 during Dalhousie’s spring convocation season.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Supporting Dal's employees
    March 31, 2015 8:30 AM
    With the next interation of Dal's workplace survey set to launch in April, we take a look back at what's been happening at Dal in response to the most recent survey in 2013.
  • Social media highlights: Dal Impact Awards
    March 30, 2015 8:45 AM
    Last Thursday's Dalhousie Impact Awards in Halifax were a celebration of students' accomplishments across the Dal community and beyond.
  • Leaving a legacy in public policy education
    March 27, 2015 9:30 AM
    Schulich School of Law receives $3 million gift to establish James Palmer Chair in Public Policy and Law.

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