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Ryan McNutt and Rebecca Rawcliffe  –  Computer Science, Research, News
Friday, March 19, 2021
The Faculty of Computer Science’s ability to help meet Nova Scotia’s growing tech-sector talent demand is receiving a next-level upgrade thanks to $13.3M in new funding from the Province.
Stephen Abbott  –  Student Life, Engineering
Friday, March 19, 2021
Kayleigh Landers and Annika Benson competed against seven other teams in this year’s Canadian Engineering Competition, emerging on top with their design of an accessible campus and the repurposing of salmon cages.
Darcy Gillespie  –  Libraries, Architecture and Planning, News
Friday, March 19, 2021
Fifty years ago this month, Dalhousie’s Killam Memorial Library opened its doors for the first time, creating much-needed space for a rapidly growing student population and signaling the start of a new architectural era on campus.
Brittany Warren  –  Student Life, News
Thursday, March 18, 2021
For the Winter 2021 term, Dalhousie Management Career Services supported the largest cohort of Commerce Co-op students in the history of the program — with nearly all of them successfully landing positions.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Oceans, Biology, Science, Oceans
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
An international team of researchers, including Dalhousie's Boris Worm, has developed a comprehensive plan that would safeguard more than 80 per cent of global habitats for endangered marine species — while also increasing fish catches and curbing carbon emissions.
Andrew Riley  –  Research, Women In Research, News, Graduate Studies
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Meet the 13 researchers selected from across the university to join the 2021 cohort of OpenThink, a program that gives future thought leaders the training and platform they need to influence public discourse and policy.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Alumni, Agriculture
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Nick and Kathryn Southan's determination and work ethic has set them up for success in becoming a supplier of hops to craft-beer makers across Atlantic Canada.
Raluca Bejan and Kristi Allain  –  Research, News
Monday, March 15, 2021
Debates about public safety and temporary foreign workers continue without input from those whose health is most affected. Migrant workers themselves are largely invisible amid discussions about risk, write Raluca Bejan and Kristi Allain.
Jason Bremner  –  Research, Medicine, Women In Research, News
Monday, March 15, 2021
Researchers affiliated with Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine, Nova Scotia Health, and the IWK received funding provided by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Project Grant Program.
Jason Bremner  –  Research, Medicine, Women In Research, News, Community Health and Epidemiology
Friday, March 12, 2021
Dr. Robin Urquhart has been chosen to lead the Atlantic Partnership for Tomorrow’s Health Study (Atlantic PATH), an offshoot of a national research platform investigating how genetics, environment, lifestyle, and behaviour contribute to the development of chronic disease and cancer.