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March 2017

Staff  –  News
Friday, March 24, 2017
Following meetings, surveys, town halls and recent campus budget sessions, Dal's Budget Advisory Committee has updated its draft report outlining measures to balance the university operating budget for the upcoming academic year.
Marlo MacKay  –  Dal 200, Community & Culture
Friday, March 24, 2017
Drawings by Group of Seven artist Arthur Lismer from Dal's 100th anniversary have been discovered in the University Archives — just in time for Dal's 200th.
Melanie Jollymore  –  Medicine, Research
Friday, March 24, 2017
AFRED (Atlantic Facilities and Research Equipment Database), was launched at an event earlier this month at the Dalhousie Life Sciences Research Institute.
Matt Reeder, Graeme Gunn, Ryan McNutt  –  Student Life, Engineering, Health Professions, Law, Health Promotion, Computer Science, Arts and Social Sciences, Political Science
Friday, March 24, 2017
The Dal community is full of amazing students who inspire their peers, lead by example and make a difference in their communities. But for those students who truly go above and beyond, there’s Dalhousie’s Board of Governors’ Award — the university’s top honour in student life. Meet the five students being recognized this year for their outstanding achievements.
Miriam Breslow  –  Management, Community & Culture
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Young people from across Halifax came to Dal earlier this month to take part in a competition co-hosted by the Government of Nova Scotia, using public government data to develop new apps, visualizations and predictive models.
Ryan McNutt  –  Research, Community & Culture
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Representatives of Iceland's Reykjavík University — and members of the country's team in MIT REAP (Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program), alongside Nova Scotia — came to Dalhousie earlier this month to learn about research and innovation in Halifax.
Zoe Bell  –  Oceans, Management
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Launch Dal hosted a startup event last weekend that brought students, scientists and community members together to develop new approaches to problems in the ocean sector.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Community & Culture, Agriculture
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
The Dalhousie Agricultural Campus Botanical Garden is the proud recipient of a “Canada 150 Garden Experience” designation, identifying it as one of 150 garden experiences across the country for Canada’s sesquicentennial.
Mike Still  –  Sports
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
It was another successful year for Dalhousie’s varsity teams in Halifax, with six of eight eligible squads qualifying for the postseason.
Carter Hutton  –  Student Life
Monday, March 20, 2017
Photo Essay: The Trojans and Bighorns kicked ice as Dal students raised $13,000 for the IWK Foundation at the 2017 Residence Charity Face-Off.