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Our mission is to advance research and knowledge and prepare graduates to be leaders in the development and application of information technologies. Find out more about the Faculty of Computer Science.

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The Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University is the premier academic research institution in Information and Communications Technology in Nova Scotia. Learn more about our research.

FCS News

  • Using technology to empower women's safety
    July 10, 2017 12:00 PM
    Dal Computer Science students and faculty are part of a team of interdisciplinary experts in privacy, security and personal safety taking part in a global competition focused on technology for women's safety.
  • Computer Science prof to represent Atlantic Canada at a national level
    July 5, 2017 12:00 PM
    Dr. Stan Matwin has been elected to the Board of Directors of CS-Can/Info-Can, where he will contribute his diverse experience to help grow computer science in the region and across the country.
  • Dance Master
    June 26, 2017 12:00 PM
    Computer Science student Hasmeet Singh Chandok, captures the world's attention with the Maritime Bhangra Group
  • The tenets of teaching
    June 22, 2017 12:00 PM
    This week, Dal hosts Canada's national conference for the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. We connected with Computer Science prof Srini Sampalli — 3M Teaching Fellow and vice-president of the Canadian chapter of the International Federation of National Teaching Fellows — to discuss what goes into great teaching.
  • Computer Science prof recognized as a digital diversity leader
    June 19, 2017 12:00 PM
    Nur Zincir-Heywood receives the the 2017 Women Leaders in the Digital Economy Award from Digital Nova Scotia, which recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution to Nova Scotia’s ICT sector while actively championing women in the field.
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