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December 2022

Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Thursday, December 22, 2022
The Carol Sing, a much-loved Dal holiday tradition, returned this week after a two-year hiatus — delivering a big dose of festive cheer and yummy treats as yet another eventful year on campus draws to a close.
Andrew Riley  –  Research
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Dalhousie’s story of research and innovation in 2022 is a story of more than 1,000 researchers, each pushing the boundaries of their discipline, advancing knowledge and bringing light to new corners of the world.
Matt Reeder  –  Research, News, Community & Culture
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Discovery, community and celebration — oh my, 2022 was indeed quite a year. Take a look back at 35 of Dal News' top stories of impact, insight and achievement from across the past year.
Ryan McNutt  –  News, Senior Administration
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
As he prepares to leave Dalhousie at the end of December, Deep Saini sits down with Dal News for an interview covering how the university persevered through the COVID-19 pandemic, the promise he sees in Dal’s future, and his final message for the Dal community.
Rick Ezekiel, Vice-Provost, Student Affairs; Dr. Cristin Muecke, Regional Medical Officer of Health  –  News
Friday, December 16, 2022
Nova Scotia Public Health is sharing information about its investigation into two cases of meningococcal disease in Dal’s residence community in Shirreff Hall. They are also sharing the very sad news about the sudden death of one of those students. Read the full message from Vice-Provost Student Affairs Rick Ezekiel and Dr. Cristin Muecke, Regional Medical Officer of Health.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Medicine (Department), Medicine, Graduate Studies
Friday, December 16, 2022
Dal researcher Jasmine Mah, an internal medicine resident and PhD candidate, is leading a study examining the global rise of "social admissions" to emergency rooms — which is when typically older patients, often struggling with dementia, are dropped off by family members or friends struggling to care for them.
Kenneth Conrad  –  Student Life, Science
Friday, December 16, 2022
Three undergraduate science students will spend the winter in the Bahamas as part of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholars (QES) program, where they will gain hands-on experience at the Cape Eleuthera Institute and participate in leadership and community engagement activities.
Andrew Riley  –  Research, News
Friday, December 16, 2022
Two Dalhousie-based researchers aim to deliver a new understanding of the waters that surround us with help from data to be transmitted from a satellite launched from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California.
Mark Campbell  –  Alumni, Community & Culture
Thursday, December 15, 2022
Supported by alumni, friends, faculty and staff, Dalhousie led an effort that raised more than $70,000 to ensure that student nutritional needs are met through the Dalhousie Student Union Food Bank and the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus Food Pantry.
Andrew Riley  –  Research, Health Professions, News
Thursday, December 15, 2022
According to a new ranking, Dr. Michael Ungar is the world’s leading social work researcher based on the impact of his scholarly writing and citations.