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Cheryl Bell  –  Student Life, Dentistry
Monday, October 26, 2020
Everything Nicole MacDonald needed to complete her Bachelor of Dental Hygiene degree slotted into place sooner than she expected. The certificate in disability management was an unexpected bonus. Surprisingly, she has COVID-19 to thank.
Michele Charlton  –  Women In Research, Research, Alumni, Science, Medicine, Psychology, Pediatrics
Monday, October 26, 2020
Dal prof Christine Chambers and multiple Dal alumni are key contributors and authors to the new Lancet Child and Adolescent Health Commission — an international research initiative that's the first commission ever to address pediatric pain.
Matt Reeder  –  Research, Arts and Social Sciences, Political Science, News
Friday, October 23, 2020
No matter what happens in the U.S. presidential election, Canada will be impacted. The director of Dalhousie’s Centre for the Study of Security and Development explores three different scenarios that could arise from the Nov. 3 election.
Niecole Killawee  –  Research, Economics, Science
Friday, October 23, 2020
In this week's Sciographies episode, Economics prof Tess Cyrus speaks about what it was like to grow up in Southern California, why economics was the subject that captured her interest (after a short stint in chemistry), and some of her most recent studies on international trade and economics education.
Stephanie Brown  –  Student Life, Health Professions, Occupational Therapy
Friday, October 23, 2020
Mirna Gerges is a two-time Dal Health grad, with a BSc in Kinesiology and now an MSc in Occupational Therapy.
Staff  –  News
Friday, October 23, 2020
In the third profile in our series highlighting the five Reimagine NS reports, we hear about the "Learn and Work" report, which examines how Nova Scotia can invest in communications technology to support a diverse, digital-ready workforce and make data accessible to decision makers.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Engineering, Civil and Resource Engineering
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Researchers at Dalhousie have helped in the development of a rapid test to detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater — an unexpected resource that is becoming a valuable sentinel in the global fight to contain the virus before it is able to spread.
Ryan McNutt  –  News
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
As Board Chair Candace Thomas steps down from her role to better meet her new obligations as a deputy minister in the provincial government, she looks back with great fondness on nearly a decade in Dal’s governing body.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
It’s been almost three years since the Dalhousie Physiotherapy Clinic (DPC) opened its doors in Dalplex.
Terry Murray-Arnold  –  Student Life, Health Professions
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Phillip Joy graduates this fall, moving on to become an assistant professor at Mount Saint Vincent University in the Applied Human Nutrition Department teaching several nutrition courses and building a research program with a focus in LGBTQ2SP+ communities and health.