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April 2017

Lindsay Dowling  –  Student Life, Science
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Medical Sciences student Aaron Prosper, a member of the Eskasoni First Nation, is passionate about representing Indigenous students on campus — in governance, culture, art and more.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Research, Agriculture
Monday, April 24, 2017
On Friday, the Government of Canada announced a $1.7 million investment in research at Dal's Faculty of Agriculture to develop technologies, practices and processes to help farmers reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Dal 200, News
Friday, April 21, 2017
Toward 200: From a fresh take on Frankenstein to a scholar-citizen initiative highlighting public policy and social development, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is planning for a busy 2018.
Jennifer Moore  –  Marine Biology, Science, Student Life, Biology
Friday, April 21, 2017
Kaitlin Burek started her Marine Biology degree curious about the ocean. Three co-op terms at Dal have helped her discover how to take that curiosity and make it a career.
Patti Lewis  –  Research, Oceans, Oceans
Friday, April 21, 2017
The Irish research vessel Celtic Explorer, with Dal researchers and three locally-made ingenuities on-board, is heading out to sea in an expedition linked with the Ocean Frontier Institute.
Staff  –  News
Friday, April 21, 2017
At Tuesday’s Board of Governors meeting, the Board voted to approve tuition and fees for the upcoming year, an ad hoc committee on long-term financial planning, a new Campus Master Plan for the Agricultural Campus in Truro, and more.
Kelly Taylor  –  Office of Sustainability, News
Friday, April 21, 2017
Just ahead of Earth Day, Dalhousie has been named one of the greenest employers in the country for the second-straight year — a testament to the broad environmental sustainability work taking place across the university.
Staff  –  Convocation, News
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Meet the nine outstanding local, national and international leaders who will be presented with honorary doctorates at Dalhousie's Spring Convocation ceremonies this May/June.
Matt Semansky  –  Student Life, Arts and Social Sciences, Political Science
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Thanks to a new practicum course at Dal, Harvard-bound Political Science student Zac Smith has been able to turn his interest in public policy into real-world experience.
Ryan McNutt  –  Research, Senior Administration, Oceans, News, Oceans
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Members of the Dal community gathered this week to bid a fond farewell to departing Vice-President Research Martha Crago, who is leaving the university to return to her alma mater, McGill, as vice-principal of research and innovation.