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October 2019

Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture, News
Friday, October 11, 2019
An enterprising group of Dalhousie students set up a mock voting station on campus this week to raise awareness about when, where and how students can cast a ballot in this year’s federal election.
Staff  –  Convocation, News
Friday, October 11, 2019
Watch the full ceremonies from Fall Convocation 2019, as well as videos of the honorary degree presentation and speech from filmmaker Selwyn Jacob and a special recognition for Chancellor Anne McLellan.
Nicole Killawee  –  Research, Science, Earth Sciences
Friday, October 11, 2019
John Goose's research has brought him to the Andes, the Rockies and the Himalayas to study how landscapes change and form over time. Hear about how his research contributes to our understanding around the risk and prediction of natural disasters.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Graduate Studies, Sociology and Social Anthropology, Student Life, Arts and Social Sciences
Friday, October 11, 2019
For her master’s thesis, Emily Fraser conducted research on the craft economy on Cape Breton Island, investigating how craft practice and production is bound up in place and purpose.
Staff  –  News
Friday, October 11, 2019
Highlights of presentations and decisions from the September 23 meeting of the Dalhousie University Senate.
Obinna Esomchukwu  –  Medicine
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Health researchers from Dal and beyond gathered in late September to mark Global Health Day, sharing their work on various public health initiatives and discussing the impact of those on health outcomes around the world.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Agriculture, News, Alumni
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
With an interest in the rehabilitation properties of cannabis, Alex Buckley turned to Dal's plant science program for his undergrad studies. Now, after graduation, he's worked with the Faculty of Agriculture to develop and launch a new online extended learning course on Cannabis Production and Management.
Paige Taylor  –  Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Love and Information, which opens this week in the David Mack. Murray Studio, explores love in the modern age through a unique production featuring interchangeable scenes, compelling settings and stellar performances.
Dawn Morrison  –  Student Life, Graduate Studies, Health Professions
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
When Carolyn Crane began her studies in the School of Physiotherapy, she thought she wanted to work in a private clinic or with athletes. But, as she entered her first placement in acute care, she knew a hospital setting was the place for her.
Erin Elaine Casey  –  Student Life, Graduate Studies, Convocation, Management
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Amy Hak, a grad of Dal's Master of Information Management program, is already putting her new knowledge and skills to work in her role as a forensic officer at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands.