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Alison Crepinsek  –  Student Services, News
Thursday, August 31, 2017
The former Advising and Access Services Centre has been reorganized into two distinct, yet related, centres of excellence focusing on student success and accessibility for Dalhousie and King’s students.
Michele Charlton  –  Community & Culture, Engineering
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Dal water researcher Graham Gagnon's work focuses on the protection of public health and the sustainability of drinking water infrastructure in Canadian communities.
Alison Crepinsek, Tanis Trainor, and Krista Cross  –  Student Services, News
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Three Dal health units are integrating their services and programs to better serve students as Dalhousie Student Health & Wellness, providing increased access to mental health services through one centralized location.
Matt Semansky  –  Architecture and Planning, International
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Now heading into her second year in Dalhousie’s Master of Planning program, international student Jiajing Chen’s education is coming with the added benefit of strengthening her relationship with her adopted city, Halifax.
Meaghan Bartlett  –  Physics and Atmospheric Science, Community & Culture, Science
Friday, August 25, 2017
Hundreds flocked to Dalhousie's Dunn Building Monday afternoon for an up-close (and safe) look at the partial solar eclipse.
Patti Lewis  –  Research, Oceans, Science, Oceans, News
Friday, August 25, 2017
Ocean School, a joint initiative of Dalhousie and the National Film Board of Canada, will collaborate on interpretive public spaces at two new Fisheries and Oceans Canada facilities to promote marine science and ocean literacy.
Ryan McNutt  –  Student Life, Biology, Science, Community & Culture
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Citizen scientists across Atlantic Canada are volunteering their time to help Dal master’s student Bethany Nordstrom research jellyfish — all in an effort to better understand the leatherback sea turtles that feed off our shores.
Elizabeth MacDonald  –  News, Engineering
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Irving Oil's gift to Dalhousie will support Engineering students with new scholarships, co-op opportunities and a new 450-seat auditorium as part of the IDEA Project revitalization of Dal's downtown Sexton Campus.
Michele Charlton  –  Health Professions, News
Monday, August 21, 2017
Margaret Robinson, assistant professor in Dal's Indigenous Studies program, has been appointed vice‑chair for the Institute Advisory Board on Indigenous Peoples' Health for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
Matt Semansky  –  Student Life, Student Services, Social Work, Bookstore, Health Professions
Friday, August 18, 2017
Whether it's in his Bachelor of Social Work degree or helping support communications with his fellow students, Jordan Zarvie has been building skills to set his career on the right path.