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Friday, September 30, 2016
IDEA Project to kick-start Halifax's emerging innovation district.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
(Halifax, NS) - Dalhousie University is pleased to congratulate Françoise Baylis on being awarded the Royal Society of Canada's McNeil Medal.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Halifax, NS – A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by Dalhousie University and Germany’s Leibniz Association. This agreement will facilitate collaboration between Dalhousie’s Children and Youth in Challenging Contexts (CYCC) Institute, and the Leibniz Association’s Leibniz Education and Research Network (LERN).
Thursday, September 22, 2016
(HALIFAX, N.S.) –– Dalhousie University’s Fall Convocation ceremonies are a time to celebrate the achievements of our students. They are also an occasion for the university to celebrate extraordinary individuals who have demonstrated service to their community and made significant progress in their fields.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
(Halifax, NS) Dalhousie researcher Dr. Stan Matwin has been awarded $1.8 million in research infrastructure funding through the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Cyberinfrastructure Initiative competition.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • A new era of innovation — built on an "IDEA"
    September 30, 2016 5:00 PM
    On Friday, September 30, Dalhousie officially announced the $64-million IDEA project: an extensive transformation of its downtown campus made possible by partnerships between donors, students, industry and the Government of Canada, which is contributing $32 million through its Strategic Infrastructure Fund.
  • The IDEA project: How it will transform Sexton Campus
    September 30, 2016 1:15 PM
    Construction is set to get underway on Dal’s long-awaited IDEA Project, a $64-million revitalization of Sexton Campus supported by donors, industry and the Government of Canada. Learn more about how new construction and significant campus renovations are set to catalyze a new era of education, research and community impact in downtown Halifax.
  • Think "pink," think respect
    September 30, 2016 8:30 AM
    Photo Essay: On Thursday, September 29, as part of Respect Week, Dal celebrated its annual "Pink Day," wearing pink to promote pride, safety and inclusion in our community.

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