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Research & Researchers

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences student researching

How can the study of humanities and social sciences inform policy, improve health and restore the environment?  Find out how FASS research and researchers are changing the world.  


  • Changing the way peacekeeping is done
    With the launch of the Vancouver Principles, the Dal-hosted Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative helps Canada open up a new front in the international community’s fight against the use of children as weapons of war.
  • Crossing boundaries in space and sound
    Espacées, which takes place this Thursday at Halifax's Waegwoltic Club, is an ambitious Fountain School of Performing Arts (FSPA) production that melds music, spoken word, theatre and film.
  • Keeping it "200": Meet banner students Celeste Williams and Anika Riopel
    Want to learn more about some of the exceptional Dal students seen across campus on Dal’s 200th anniversary banners? Get to know Celeste Williams (Dentistry) and Anika Riopel (Theatre/Environment, Sustainability and Society).
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