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Engineering News from Dal News
Mission to Mars: Robotics competition goes virtual in 30th year
Students across Canada, China, and even the Bahamas came together to form 37 teams, collaborating digitally over the semester to get their robots ready to compete in the autonomous robot challenge simulating farming on Mars.
Celebrating Dal’s stellar researchers: Meet this year's President’s Research Excellence Awards recipients
Meet the 10 stellar scholars selected for this year’s Dalhousie University President’s Research Excellence Awards, which recognize research achievements of faculty members at all stages of their careers.
Blazing a trail for others to follow: Atlantic First Nations Water Authority and Canada sign framework agreement
A new agreement with the federal government is creating the first ever First Nations-led water authority in Canada — a key milestone focused on ensuring safe drinking water now and into the future. It's an achievement built on more than a decade of collaboration between Dal researchers and the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs.