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Get out and "PLEY": Dal researchers offer kids and families new ways of staying active this summer
July 15, 2019 8:30 AM
Boxes, buckets, tarps and lumber might not seem like obvious play things — but “loose parts” play can have huge benefits for children, according to the Dal researchers behind a series of fun community events in Halifax this summer.
The big UpLift: Dal‑led partnership program attracts major investment
May 16, 2019 8:30 AM
UpLift, a new Dal-led school-community-university partnership, is poised to make a big difference in the health and well-being of children and youth in Nova Scotia thanks to an investment from the Public Health Agency of Canada.
- Researcher’s work attracts over $265,000 in funding from IDEaS
Dr. Heather Neyedli, Associate Professor, Kinesiology is part of a micro-net that recently received $1.5 million in funding from The Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) Program.
- Health Promotion student receives scholarship
Nicole Blinn is one of five North American students to win the first annual Top Hat scholarship, taking home $10,000 USD.