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  • New sights and sounds at Dalhousie Arts Centre
    Halifax Member of Parliament Andy Fillmore visited Dalhousie last week to test out the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium’s new sound and lighting systems, upgrades made possible with the help of a Heritage Canada grant.
  • A dialogue spanning time and tradition
    When Dal alum Jeremy Dutcher (Music/Social Anthropology) came across century-old field recordings of his Wolastoqiyik ancestors’ songs, it set in motion a musical journey that would lead to one of the most buzzed-about albums in Canada this year.
  • Rob Steele steps up as chair for Dal's Performing Arts Campaign
    Rob Steele, president and CEO of Newcap Broadcasting Ltd, has been announced as chair for the Performing Arts Campaign, helping set a new standard of excellence in performing arts education at the Fountain School.
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