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February 2020

Jason Bremner  –  Medicine, Community & Culture
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Monthly "Chair Chats," hosted by Dr. OmiSoore Dryden (the James R. Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies) offer a forum for Black students in the health professions and graduate studies to discuss topics that come up in their classes, connect with their peers, and hear from those who have shared similar experiences.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
It was an action-packed weekend for Tigers volleyball and basketball teams. Check out the full recap.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Alex Carson (basketball) and Julie Moore (volleyball) are this week's Dalhousie MUSCLE MLK Athletes of the Week.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
After being featured in the Lord Dalhousie Report, Richard Rudnicki's vivid portrait of the arrival of Black refugees to Nova Scotia in 1814 has now been loaned to Dalhousie from the Army Museum and will be on display in the Wallace McCain Learning Commons for all to see.
Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture
Friday, February 14, 2020
This month's Nova Scotia Heritage Day holiday honours the historic community of Africville, 10 years after Halifax's formal apology for its destruction. We asked three Dal faculty members whose work intersects with the Africville legacy to share their thoughts and offer advice on how people can learn more about the community’s history.
Dalhousie Sport Information  –  Sports
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Two of Dalhousie’s women’s basketball players, Anna (Pendergast) Stammberger ('78-'83) and Kathy (MacCormack) Spurr ('85-'89), have been included U Sports' list honouring the centennial anniversary of women's university basketball in Canada.
Paige Taylor
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Thursday evening’s sold-out Concerto Night is an annual highlight of the Fountain School’s season: an exciting night of classical music presented by some of Dal’s premier students.
Staff  –  News, Arts and Social Sciences
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr spoke publicly on stage for the first time at a discussion event Monday night hosted by the Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative.
Ernest Ng  –  News
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
An essay written for a Dal history course last year has now been chosen as a "best example" for students looking for guidance in implementing the popular MLA style in their work.
John Cameron
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
This Valentine's Day, governments around the world need to reflect on how laws and public policies may undermine people’s capacity to love and be loved — and the long-term costs of lost love, writes IDS Prof John Cameron.