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Matt Reeder, Dal News  –  Students, Community Outreach, All News
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Imhotep's Legacy Academy (ILA) is a Dal-linked organization that aims to boost the number of children of African descent entering into STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields in Nova Scotia.
Matt Reeder & Michele Charlton - Dal News  –  Research, All News
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
MEOPAR is strengthening Canada’s capacity to observe, predict and respond to marine risks. The network just received $28.5 million in renewal funding from the federal government.
Michele Charlton, Dal News  –  Research, All News
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Two outstanding researchers from Dal have received national funding for their innovative work. Daniel Ruzzante (Biology) and Michelle Adams (Resource and Environmental Studies) were recipients of the NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants for Projects.
Niecole Comeau, Faculty of Science  –  Community Outreach, Faculty and Staff, All News
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
In celebration of Halifax's new Discovery Centre, we take a look back at its humble beginnings and the Dal profs who were there from the start.
Ryan McNutt, Dal News  –  Research, Faculty and Staff, All News
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
One of the pioneers of lithium-ion battery technology used around the world today, Jeff Dahn (NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair) is this year’s recipient of the Herzberg Gold Medal, Canada’s top award for scientific achievement. His win is Dalhousie’s third Herzberg medal in four years.
Niecole Comeau, Faculty of Science  –  Research, All News
Monday, January 30, 2017
Dalhousie researchers have contributed to a new study on pollution from the use of cookstoves around the world.
Niecole Comeau, Faculty of Science  –  Students, Research, All News
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Undergraduate science students explored benefits of a porcupine's microbiome at an international synthetic biology research competition.
Cherry Au, Dal News  –  Research, All News
Thursday, January 19, 2017
A Dal science research team discovered that babysitting, or alloparental care, of babies by other adult whales is an integral part of the pilot whale social structure.
Matt Reeder, Dal News  –  Research, All News
Monday, January 9, 2017
OTN was one of 17 research centres across 12 different Canadian universities to receive funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s Major Science Initiatives Fund.
Niecole Comeau  –  Research, All News
Thursday, December 15, 2016
Scientific Reports published a study from Dal physicists that examines perovskites, promising new materials on the horizon for solar cell technology.
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