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June 2015

Bruce Bottomley
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Watch the videos that were part of last week's "Inspiration and Impact" year-in-review sessions, each highlighting a different theme from the university's Strategic Direction.
Nick Pearce / Stephanie Rogers  –  Agriculture, Community & Culture, Human Resources
Monday, June 29, 2015
Photo Essay: Employees got their hands dirty and helped out with campus gardening at this month's Boots 'n' Blooms events in Halifax and Truro.
Ryan McNutt  –  News, Senior Administration
Friday, June 26, 2015
On Tuesday, Dalhousie's Board of Governors hosted its final meeting of the 2014-15 academic year, approving the 2015-16 operating budget.
Dustin Meagher  –  Research, Biology, Science
Friday, June 26, 2015
This year's Ocean Sampling Day helped capture a synchronized snapshot of the world's oceans.
Ryan McNutt and Michelle Soucy  –  Social Work, Health and Human Performance, Commerce, Health Professions, International Development Studies, Management, English, Arts and Social Sciences, Science, Chemistry, News
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Meet this year's winners of Dalhousie's newly expanded set of university-wide teaching awards.
Michele Charlton  –  Libraries, Information Technology Services, News
Thursday, June 25, 2015
As part of its strategy to advance e-learning on campus, Dalhousie is adopting Brightspace as its new learning management system (LMS). The implementation will start with four early adopter faculties/programs this fall.
Ryan McNutt  –  News, Senior Administration
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
On Monday, President Florizone and his senior leadership team hosted the first of three year-in-review events with Dalhousie faculty and staff, answering questions and highlighting some of the key progress made towards achieving the goals of the university's Strategic Direction.
Alana Milner  –  Research, Health and Human Performance, Science, Chemistry, Health Professions
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Fifty-four Dal researchers received funding from NSERC's Discovery Grants Program this week, including Heather Neyedli for her work in human motion and Mark Obrovac in advanced battery technology.
Emma Geldart  –  Research, Agriculture
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Sophia He in Dal's Faculty of Agriculture is exploring new ways to change how fuels are produced using environmentally sustainable and readily available methods.
Fallon Bourgeois  –  Alumni
Friday, June 19, 2015
From Dalhousie magazine: Margaret Cameron and the Dalhousie Alumni Association Women's Division honour Emily Bevan Harrington — and a request made over a century ago.