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June 2021

Rooks Field-Green  –  Student Life, Convocation, Management
Friday, June 18, 2021
Fresh out of their Master of Public Administration degree, Riley Nielson-Baker looks back on some highlights, challenges — including coming out as a non-binary person — and the road ahead.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Women In Research, Health Professions, Nursing
Friday, June 18, 2021
Ingrid Waldron was approached in 2012 by an activist pitching a research project on environmental racism — a term unfamiliar to her at the time. Her work on the topic since has proven powerful in ways she never expected, shaping proposed federal legislation under review now and spawning a popular Netflix film.
President Deep Saini  –  News
Friday, June 18, 2021
In this week’s column, Dr. Saini reflects on Dalhousie’s new strategic plan, Third Century Promise, and shares video from this week’s launch event.
Caitlyn MacQueen  –  Student Life, Convocation, Science
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Faculty of Science grad Eniola Bakare has made a point of giving back to the community throughout her time at Dal, mentoring students through their academic journey as she excelled in completing her own.
Jason Bremner  –  News, Community & Culture
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Regular testing is an important part of stopping the spread of COVID-19 and keeping one another safe, which is why Dalhousie has launched its own on-campus testing clinic — one of the many layers of protection in the university's safety plan.
Stephen Abbott  –  Student Life, Medicine, News, Graduate Studies
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Since first joining Dalhousie's Department of Psychology and Neuroscience in the early 1990s, Sherry Stewart has supervised more than 30 graduate students and post-doctoral fellows, garnering widespread recognition for her excellent mentorship.
Michele Charlton  –  Research, News
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
The Government of Canada announced its newest cohort of Canada Research Chairs this week, a group that includes five scholars from Dal.
Matt Reeder  –  News, Senior Administration
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Dal President Deep Saini and Provost Frank Harvey unveiled the university's new strategic plan Tuesday during a virtual launch event, offering faculty and staff their first full look at a document that lays out the university’s long-term ambition while providing a clear, actionable strategy for the next five years.
Cheryl Bell  –  Student Life, Convocation, Dentistry
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Mohammad Alshateel arrived in Calgary from his home in Kuwait at age 18 with plans to become a doctor. This summer, he will fly home from Halifax at age 28 a dentist.
Michael Murphy  –  Student Life, Convocation, Science
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Alex Oprea's years at Dal have been defined by her dedication to ensuring science students have the necessary tools to get the most out of their degrees.