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Nikki Beauchamp  –  All News
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Dalhousie Veterinarian Chris Harvey-Clark and Dal Biology students had a unique opportunity this week to work with a rare shark species when a specimen washed up on Nova Scotia's shores.
Niecole Comeau  –  All News
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Kimberley Davies and the quest to save the North Atlantic right whale.
Michele Charlton  –  All News
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Dara Orbach on her experience working to determine cause-of-death for the deceased whales
Meaghan Bartlett  –  All News
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Two Dalhousie academics, Dr. Keith Thompson and postdoctoral fellow Shiliang Shan, received Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS) Awards in June 2017.
Michele Charlton & Meaghan Bartlett  –  Students, Research, All News
Monday, July 31, 2017
Three Dalhousie graduate students are among the 2017 recipients of the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships: Allison Chua (Oceanography), Hansen Johnson (Oceanography) and Timothy Disher (Nursing).
Nikki Comeau  –  Research, All News
Monday, July 31, 2017
Last week the Government of Canada announced new funding for research, led by Dal Earth Sciences Professor Grant Wach, on assessing methane emissions from old fossil fuel extraction sites in two Maritime provinces.
Jocelyn Adams  –  Alumni and Friends, All News
Friday, July 28, 2017
Sailing onboard a tall ship isn’t new to Dalhousie’s Faculty of Science. For alumna and Masters student, Jessica Gould (BSc ’14, Marine Biology, Oceanography) she’s had the opportunity to sail many times, even onboard a tall ship.
Meaghan Bartlett  –  All News
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
How did life end up on land? A recent paper, co-authored by Dr. Martin Gibling, uses trace fossils to examine the process of colonizing the earth.
Meaghan Bartlett  –  All News
Friday, June 30, 2017
Dr. Josef W. Zwanziger has won the John C. Polyani Award for 2017 from the Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) for excellence in research.
Matt Reeder  –  All News
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Dean of Science, Dr. Chris Moore shares plans for The Great Debate. Scheduled for April 2018, it will bring together world-leading thinkers in ocean science and space studies in a public discussion centred on the question, “What is the next frontier: space or the ocean?”
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