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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.
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.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • SHAD superstars explore food security
    July 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    Dozens of exceptional high-school students have spent the past month on campus with the SHAD program, working in teams to combine "STEAM" skills and entrepreneurial knowledge to help tackle the issue of food security.
  • African Nova Scotian Health Sciences Camp showcases potential and possibility
    July 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    An annual summer camp organized by PLANS (Promoting Leadership in Health for African Nova Scotian Students) invites students in grades 8-11 to learn about opportunities and careers in fields like medicine, dentistry and other health professions.
  • Dal students' a‑maze‑ing robots
    July 28, 2016 8:30 AM
    Last week, Dal's third-year Electrical Engineering students took part in their annual robotics competition, the culmination of weeks of hands-on coursework building a robot to autonomously complete a simple-yet-challenging maze.

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