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Michele Charlton, Laura Hynes Jenkins, Becca Rawcliffe and Nicole LeBlanc, Dal News  –  News, Research
Monday, May 15, 2017
Dalhousie welcomes four new Canada Research Chairs studying topics such as pain, Indigenous health, data visualization, and addictions and mental health. Two existing chairs (in advanced batteries and psychiatry) have also been renewed.
Faculty of Computer Science  –  News, Research, Awards
Friday, December 9, 2016
The award was granted to Axel J. Soto, Vlado Keselj, and Evangelos Milios (Dalhousie University, Canada) and Ryan Kiros (University of Toronto, Canada) for their article "Exploratory Visual Analysis and Interactive Pattern Extraction From Semi-Structured Data"
Ryan McNutt  –  News, Students, Research
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Led by Dean of Management Sylvain Charlebois, the seventh edition of Canada’s Food Price Report is the first to be published at Dalhousie, with the support of a cross-university team of researchers.
CTV News  –  News, Research
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Learn how Dr. Stan Matwin and researchers developed an innovation that can change the way we treat our oceans.
Fram Dinshaw, The Chronicle Herald  –  News, Research
Friday, September 16, 2016
A Dalhousie scientist is leading the way in pinpointing and analyzing antibiotic resistance in bacteria by profiling the DNA of entire communities of microbes
Michele Charlton  –  News, Research
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Stan Matwin’s MERIDIAN project, supported by CFI's Cyberinfrastructure Initiative, will help protect marine species and establish Canada as a global leader in the field of ocean acoustic data
Matt Reeder  –  News, Students, Research
Monday, July 25, 2016
Recent MCS grad, Kardam Tiwari, builds a business around his technology.
David Langstroth  –  News, Students, Research
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Faculty of Computer Science  –  News, Students, Research
Monday, June 13, 2016
The process of decoding DNA sequences produces an avalanche of data - and finding the meaning and knowledge hidden in that data is a challenge being tackled today by computer scientists. They’re the researchers who work with algorithms and focus on interpreting genetic data instead of the messy business of samples and test tubes.
Allison Kincade  –  News, Research, Awards
Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Faculty of Computer Science was awarded ten NSERC Engage Grants, making up 5% of the national total awarded.
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  • Board Highlights: February 13, 2018
    February 16, 2018 8:30 AM
    Highlights of presentations from the February 13 meeting of the Dalhousie Board of Governors, including a motion to have the Investment Committee assess a potential third-party search for “fossil free” investment funds.
  • Lord Dalhousie panel's initial report expected this spring
    February 16, 2018 8:30 AM
    Commissioned by President Richard Florizone and Senate Chair Kevin Hewitt, and chaired by Dr. Afua Cooper, the Lord Dalhousie scholarly panel continues its work. Its initial reporting on the university’s namesake and his relationship with issues of race and slavery is expected in March, with consultation to follow.
  • Getting a head start on career development
    February 16, 2018 8:30 AM
    A record number of students turned out last Thursday for Dal’s Job & Career Fair, an event aimed at helping them kick start their careers by making in-person connections with potential employers.
  • Keeping the Pan‑African spirit alive at Dalhousie and beyond
    February 15, 2018 8:30 AM
    At a panel event hosted by the Black Student Advising Centre as part of African Heritage Month, Dal faculty Chike Jeffers and Isaac Saney discussed the pan-African movement and its relevance today.
  • Dallaire Initiative announces national program on child soldiers in South Sudan with $3 million grant from Canadian government
    February 15, 2018 8:30 AM
    A three year capacity building project will see the Dal-hosted Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative work with international and national security forces to end the recruitment and use of child soldiers in South Sudan.
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