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May 2018

Matt Reeder  –  Sports, News, Student Life, Community & Culture
Friday, May 25, 2018
Dal's new fitness centre addition to Dalplex opened its doors Friday afternoon, marshalling in a new era of fitness and recreation on campus for the university’s 200th year.
Ryan McNutt  –  Sports, News, Student Life, Facilities Management
Friday, May 25, 2018
We take an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the new Dalplex Fitness Centre — not only a state-of-the-art addition to the university’s athletic and recreation facilities, but the start of a whole new era in fitness and health on campus.
Matt Reeder  –  Dal 200
Friday, May 25, 2018
When Dalhousie graduates leave convocation this year, they’ll get to take a little something extra home to remember their alma mater by: a copy of “A 200th Anniversary Portrait.” The new image-filled book, also now available for sale, casts a curatorial eye on the university's 200 year history.
Kimberley T A Davies  –  Research, Science, Oceans, Biology, Oceans
Thursday, May 24, 2018
After 17 North Atlantic right whales were killed or caught in fishing gear in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence in 2017, the Canadian government set new rules for the snow crab and lobster fisheries. Postdoctoral Research Associate Kimberley Davies writes about what this will mean going forward.
Lane Westlake  –  Architecture and Planning
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Twenty African Nova Scotian youth spent last Friday exploring everything Architecture and Planning at Dal have to offer.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Volleyball player Karen (Fraser) Moore and swimmer Chris Stewart are the newest members of the Dalhousie Sport Hall of Fame, inducted at a ceremony last week featuring Belong Forum speaker and honorary degree recipient Mark Tewksbury.
Heather Aipperspach  –  Student Life, Psychology, Science
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
After getting the opportunity to compete at the Eastern Regional 3MT showdown last month, Psychology and Neuroscience grad student Laura Hall has earned her spot in the national finals with her presentation on Illness-Induced Anorexia.
Mary Jane Webber  –  Facilities Management, Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Halifax Member of Parliament Andy Fillmore visited Dalhousie last week to test out the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium’s new sound and lighting systems, upgrades made possible with the help of a Heritage Canada grant.
Andrew Riley  –  News, Continuing Education
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Arthur Levine, president of Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, will be the keynote speaker at the Dal-hosted Conference of the Canadian Association for University Continuing Education later this month. We spoke to him for insights into what the future of continuing education at universities may look like.
Stefanie Wilson  –  Student Life, Management (Bachelor), Management
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
From hitting the ice with the Tigers to hitting the books at the Killam Library, Management grad Rachel Carr is set to graduate with the confidence that she's made the most of her time on campus.