HAHP in Dal News
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.
- 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.
- Kinesiology students receive competitive NSERC USRAs
Kinesiology students Fola Akpan and Chris Holland recently received Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA) from NSERC to conduct research this summer.