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December 2017

Matt Reeder  –  Health Professions, Occupational Therapy, News
Friday, December 15, 2017
Occupational Therapy prof Diane MacKenzie has played a pivotal role in shaping interprofessional health education at Dalhousie, winning the university’s top award for innovation in teaching this year for her work on developing a stroke care simulation.
Warren McDougald
Friday, December 15, 2017
Calgary’s mayor, Naheed Nenshi, joined emergency managers, public servants and Dalhousie researchers and students last week on the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion for a round table on emergency management.
Staff  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 15, 2017
Video: Watch Dalhousie's holiday video for 2018, celebrating not only the spirit of the season but the celebrations to come with Dal's 200th anniversary next year.
Dawn Morrison  –  Research, Health Professions, Pharmacy
Friday, December 15, 2017
The award-winning programs created by Dal researchers David Gardner and Andrea Murphy are changing perceptions about the community pharmacy.
Nick Pearce, Genevieve MacIntyre and Tim Mombourquette  –  Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture, Alumni
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Photos and videos from a special "Jingle Bell Rock"-ing edition of The Big Sing, a local drop-in singing event run by two Dal alumni, co-hosted by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
Michele Charlton  –  Research, News, European Studies, Arts and Social Sciences
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Peteris Ustubs, the European Union Ambassador to Canada, was on campus last month for a talk sponsored by Dalhousie's Jean Monnet European Union Centre of Excellence.
Ryan McNutt  –  Dal 200, Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Dalhousie Originals will highlight a different individual from the university's 200-year history each week during 2018. Learn more about how the Originals were chosen, how their stories and videos were produced (with the help of Fountain School student performers, pictured), and what to expect from the university’s signature storytelling project for its anniversary year.
Kirk Jessome  –  Sports
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
As the first half of the 2017-2018 season winds down for the holiday break, we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the standout performances from the fall semester.
Nicole Maunsell  –  Research, Health Professions, Science, Agriculture, Computer Science, Management
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
The newly released Canada’s Food Price Report — built on the expertise of authors from five Dal faculties, led by Dean of Management Sylvain Charlebois — says food price increases are expected to be modest in most categories in 2018, but spending on vegetables and food in restaurants will significantly increase.
Jane Doucet  –  Law, Community & Culture
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Dalhousie Legal Aid Service’s groundbreaking advocacy in the case of the East Preston-based Sparks family changes the conversation about poverty’s impact on women and children.