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November 2019

Staff  –  News
Friday, November 22, 2019
Highlights of presentations and decisions from the October 15, 2019 meeting of the Dalhousie Board of Governors.
Michele Charlton  –  Research, Science, Medicine, Engineering
Friday, November 22, 2019
The vast impact of Dalhousie's scientists and researchers was on full display Thursday night at Nova Scotia's annual Discovery Awards, winning every major category at Nova Scotia's top science, technology and innovation celebration.
Michele Charlton  –  Research, Science, Pediatrics, Psychology
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Dr. Christine Chambers, Canada Research Chair in Children’s Pain, has been named a Women's Executive Network (WXN) 2019 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner, joining a community of Canada’s most influential women leaders.
Matt Reeder
Thursday, November 21, 2019
About 40 African Nova Scotian youth spent this past Monday morning sketching, building and learning about architecture at the Black Cultural Centre in Cherry Brook, part of a new outreach partnership initiated by the Nova Scotia Association of Architects with Dalhousie.
Nicole Maunsell  –  News, Management, Information Management
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Mike Smit, professor in the School of Information Management, is this year's recipient of the Lloyd Fraser Award for Outstanding Senate Leadership.
Ernest Ng  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Hundreds of Dal students were among the 2,000 young people who had the opportunity to attend Barack Obama's speaking event in Halifax last week, in which the former U.S. president discussed issues including climate change and youth engagement.
Matt Reeder  –  News
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Led by Provost (and current Interim President) Teri Balser, the next phase of Dalhousie’s strategic planning process is well underway as eight self-study teams work on developing high-level recommendations across priority areas — from international and global engagement to student experience and success.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Isabel Sarty (swimming) was named Female AUS Athlete of the Week.
Stephanie Brown  –  Graduate Studies, Research, Health Professions
Monday, November 18, 2019
Robin Campbell was a volunteer firefighter for 10 years in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, and is now hoping her research will lead to policy changes that will improve mental health training, awareness and support for volunteer firefighters across the province.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Monday, November 18, 2019
Women's swimming team finishes first at Kemp Fry Invitational.