Dal Alert!

Receive alerts from Dalhousie by text message.


Faculty News

View all Faculty news


  • A legacy handed down
    December 8, 2017 8:30 AM
    On the 28th anniversary of the tragic mass shooting at École Polytechnique, a new set of awards — each in honour of one of the 14 victims — celebrate women studying Engineering who are making a difference in the classroom and in their communities.
  • Remembrance and action: Engineering ceremony marks the legacy of December 6
    December 6, 2017 8:30 AM
    Students and faculty in Dal Engineering are marking the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women with a vigil Wednesday afternoon, one that honours the victims of the École Polytechnique shooting and celebrate women in engineering with a new set of awards.
  • Keeping it "200": Meet banner students Tricia Crawley and Catherine Callaghan
    December 1, 2017 8:30 AM
    Learn more about some of the exceptional students seen across campus on Dal’s 200th anniversary banners. Get to know Tricia Crawley (Foundation-Year Program alum) and Catherine Callaghan (Engineering).
  • Dal researchers shine at 15th annual Discovery Awards
    November 24, 2017 11:00 AM
    Engineering prof Ghada Koleilat won the Emerging Professional award at this year's Discovery Awards, which celebrate research and innovation in Nova Scotia. Diagnostic Radiology prof Mohamed Abdolell's company Densitas Inc won the Innovation Award, Engineering faculty member Peter Allen was named to the Science Hall of Fame and many other Dal individuals were among the varied nominees.
  • Three alumnae celebrated as Women of Excellence
    November 21, 2017 8:30 AM
    Christine Bonnell-Eisnor (BEng’99), Stefanie MacDonald (BMgmt’11) and Dr. Elizabeth Osgood (PhD’16) were feted at the Canadian Progress Club – Halifax Cornwallis chapter's annual Progress Women of Excellence Awards.
  • Literary designs: Mechanical Engineering student Nayani Jensen wins Rhodes Scholarship
    November 20, 2017 11:00 AM
    An Engineering co-op student who's written a novel and several plays during her studies, Nayani Jensen is headed to the University of Oxford next year as Dalhousie's 91st Rhodes Scholar.
  • Shaping the future of co‑op education in Nova Scotia
    November 3, 2017 8:30 AM
    Close to 200 people checked in at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel last Friday to share ideas about the impact of co-op education on the future of Nova Scotia’s workforce and economy.
  • Tapping into clean and safe water sources
    August 31, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dal water researcher Graham Gagnon's work focuses on the protection of public health and the sustainability of drinking water infrastructure in Canadian communities.
Visit Dal News