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September 2021

Staff  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Plenty of big steps remain to be taken in the effort to rebuild Canada's relationship with Indigenous people, but there are also many smaller ways for individuals to make a difference day to day. Learn more with our 50 acts of reconciliation poster.
Niecole Killawee  –  Research, Biology, Science
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Boris Worm, a marine ecologist in Dal's Department of Biology, is this week’s guest on a brand new episode of Sciographies.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Women In Research, News
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
More than a dozen researchers from Dalhousie have received funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council for novel projects with awards via the Insight Development Grants, Partnership Engagement Grants and SSHRC Connection Grants programs.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Arts and Social Sciences, Political Science, News, Community & Culture
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Renowned political thinkers Charles Taylor and Simone Chambers took part in the launch of a new series honouring the legacy of politician Robert Stanfield.
Rebecca Rawcliffe  –  Computer Science, Student Life
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
The ShiftKey Labs hackathon series is providing opportunities for students to tackle real challenges in partnership with industry.
Dalhousie Sports Information  –  Sports
Monday, September 27, 2021
Busy weekend of Tigers soccer home action
Matt Reeder  –  News, Community & Culture
Monday, September 27, 2021
This Thursday, September 30, marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. A three-day speaker series organized by Dal's Indigenous Health in Medicine group will offer ideas on how to spend the day meaningfully.
Deep Saini, Frank Harvey, Verity Turpin  –  News
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Dalhousie is gravely disappointed in the reckless behaviour of students who organized and attended large, unsanctioned and illegal street parties near campus last weekend. While we are grateful to the majority of our students who heeded the clear warnings, there were many who still ignored these warnings. We are working hard to ensure appropriate consequences will follow.
Staff  –  Student Life, News
Friday, September 24, 2021
Dalhousie is proactively communicating to all students about the importance of community safety ahead of this weekend, as the university has been made aware of large, unsanctioned parties being planned off campus in Halifax in the coming days.
Stefanie Wilson  –  Office of Sustainability, News, Community & Culture
Friday, September 24, 2021
Dalhousie has once again earned a gold rating from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, recognition that serves as a key benchmark for the university in measuring its sustainability performance.