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by Kristen Loyst  –  Research
Thursday, July 28, 2005
Dr. Paul Bentzen´s research team is concerned with understanding and conserving non-commercial fish species - such as the wolffish and the whitefish - as part of a focus on conservation biology. Many of these species are in decline because they are either caught as by-catch or have their habitats destroyed.
by Charles Crosby  –  News
Wednesday, July 27, 2005
High-tech sleuthing at Dal's Marine Gene Probe Lab leads to a courtroom conviction for illegal fishing of the endangered wolffish. This evidence was significant in achieving the first successful prosecution under the new Species at Risk law.
Dal News Staff  –  News
Tuesday, July 26, 2005
We are pleased to announce that Dalhousie University and the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU), Local 77 have concluded a tentative collective agreement during conciliation, July 26th.
by Kristen Loyst  –  News
Monday, July 18, 2005
Dalhousie researchers have earned the most grants awarded in Atlantic Canada by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).
by Charles Crosby  –  Community & Culture
Monday, July 18, 2005
Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard, Director of Dalhousie´s School of Social Work, was recently honoured as an Officer of the Order of Canada. In addition, the Association of Black Social Workers is hosting a Night of Recognition in honour of Dr. Thomas Bernard on July 28 at the Citadel Inn.