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June 2017

Clara Bullock  –  Student Life, Agriculture
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
For Rebekah Bailey, travelling across the country to study Food Business at Dalhousie was just the beginning of a journey that would take her around the world.
Laura Hynes Jenkins  –  Health Professions, Dal 200
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Toward 200: For Dal's bicentenntial next year, the Faculty of Health Professions will be celebrating healthy living in all its forms, with an exciting public conference/community workout, a scholarship campaign and more.
Matt Reeder  –  Medicine, Research
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
A new $2.1-million investment from the federal government will help Dal researchers, in partnership with the Nova Scotia Health Authority and German medical technology company Brainlab, build on advances in precision cancer-treatment technology and bring them more quickly to patients.
Theresa Anne Salah  –  Dal 200, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Planning
Friday, June 23, 2017
Toward 200: Architecture & Planning will offer Dal and its communities an interactive look at how the university's campuses have grown and changed over its 200-year history.
Matt Semansky  –  Research, Marine Biology, Science, Student Life
Friday, June 23, 2017
Students in one Dal lab are learning from one another, across disciplines, as they try and better understand childhood cancers with the aid of an unlikely accomplice: the tropical zebrafish.
Matt Reeder  –  Human Resources, News, Community & Culture
Friday, June 23, 2017
Internationally known Buddhist monk Ajahn Brahm visited Dal this past week to share some of his trademark wit and wisdom about finding happiness during a talk as part of the university's "Work Well" strategy.
Michele Charlton and Gillian Batten  –  Medicine, Research
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Researchers at Dalhousie and Mount Saint Vincent universities have been awarded $1.5 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research that will help with the development an earlier, more definitive way of diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease.
Melanie Jollymore  –  Medicine, Research
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Through a network called BRIC NS — Building Research for Integrated Primary Health Care, Nova Scotia — Dal researchers are mobilizing health-care professionals, managers, policy makers, learners and citizens in research to re-shape the delivery of care.
Kelly Taylor  –  Human Resources, News
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The results from the 2017 Quality of Work Life (QWL) Survey are now available to the Dal community — information that will help Human Resources and leaders across the university work together with faculty and staff to build a stronger, healthier workplace at Dal.
Rebekah Bailey  –  Student Life, Agriculture
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Plant Sciences student Cheyenne MacDonald, a member of the Sipekne'katik band in Indian Brook, has a passion for traveling and learning from other cultures. But her biggest dream is to start a business using traditional knowledge from her own.