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January 2020

Ryan McNutt  –  News, Continuing Education
Thursday, January 16, 2020
A new online course on child soldiers and at-risk youth, provided in partnership between Continuing Education and the Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative, is offering law enforcement officers new insight into working with children and youth.
Trudi Smith, with files from Olga Koubrak  –  Research, Law, News
Thursday, January 16, 2020
In December, the Canadian-Japanese Scholarly Exchange on the Law of the Sea brought together experts from both countries for the first time to exchange views on international ocean governance.
Staff  –  Senior Administration, News
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Hear from some of Dr. Saini's past and present colleagues about him taking on the Dal presidency as he begins his term.
Ryan McNutt  –  Senior Administration, News
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Dr. Deep Saini arrives at Dalhousie this week ready to help lead the university into its third century. Hear from Dr. Saini in our feature video and read our Q&A interview about his background, his perspective and what Dalhousie can expect from his leadership going forward.
Ken Conrad  –  Graduate Studies, Research, News
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Dal's annual contest of brains and brevity is set to take place this March, with all grad students encouraged to compete. Meet some of last year's finalists and learn how to register.
Dana Baker  –  Sports
Monday, January 13, 2020
A stacked weekend for the Tigers with hockey, volleyball and basketball all in action.
Matt Reeder  –  News, Community & Culture
Monday, January 13, 2020
Nearly a thousand people packed into the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium Saturday afternoon to mourn and remember those who lost their lives in last week’s airplane disaster in Iran.
Erin Elaine Casey  –  News, Management, Information Management
Friday, January 10, 2020
For five decades, Dalhousie University has been home to the only school of information management in Atlantic Canada. Now, as it reaches a milestone year, "SIM" is celebrating both its legacy and its future.
Obinna Esomchukwu  –  Science
Friday, January 10, 2020
The newly formed Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences provides room for growth for students and researchers interested in looking at the interface between human activities and the Earth.
Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture, News
Friday, January 10, 2020
When Dal prof Robert Huish was in Australia on academic business last month, he got to experience first-hand some of the intense effects of the mammoth fires spreading across the country’s southeast. Now, he's spreading the message about how others can help provide support.