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January 2022

Andrew Riley  –  Research, Women In Research, News, Community & Culture
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Winners this year include researchers from the Faculties of Computer Science, Management, Law, and Health.
Matt Reeder  –  Social Work, Law, Health Professions, Women In Research, Research, Arts and Social Sciences, Medicine, Community & Culture
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Dalhousie made history when it became the first university in Canada to create a dedicated academic position devoted to Black Canadian Studies. Now, a quarter century later, current chair holder OmiSoore Dryden takes stock of the position's influence with a series of events kicking off this week.
Matt Reeder  –  Research, Management, Resource and Environmental Studies, News
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Consumption of single-use plastics has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic. School for Resource and Environmental Studies expert Tony Walker sheds light on the accompanying rise in plastic pollution and why we need new approaches to tackle the problem.
Staff  –  News
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Dal's Budget Advisory Committee has released its draft plan for the 2022-23 operating budget, including recommendations around tuition and fees. Here's a look behind the numbers at a few key takeaways.
Troy Langstaff  –  Sports
Monday, January 24, 2022
Mike Evelyn (BEng'19) grew up on the hockey rink and played 125 games as a Dal Tiger while earning his Bachelor of Engineering. Then he tried bobsledding.
Sophia King Gillis  –  News, Community & Culture
Monday, January 24, 2022
Scholars and community leaders reflected on how government can better serve African Nova Scotian communities in a Dal-hosted panel last week.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Pathology, Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Friday, January 21, 2022
Dal researchers teamed up with international experts to create a unique method for visualizing DNA damage repair with a degree of detail and precision never achieved before, providing a new tool to better understand cancer.
Stephen Abbott  –  News, Community & Culture
Friday, January 21, 2022
Community activists and academics gathered on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to discuss the state of the justice system today in a virtual panel held by Dal’s Black Student Advising Centre.
Michael Cameron  –  Research, Arts and Social Sciences
Friday, January 21, 2022
‘Finch’ can be seen in a larger tradition of science fiction that explores the nature of being human through the human-dog relationship, writes Michael Cameron.
Matt Reeder  –  Research, Medicine, News, Microbiology and Immunology
Friday, January 21, 2022
The way you conduct COVID-19 rapid tests is about to change, thanks to evidence collected by Dalhousie and Nova Scotia Health experts.