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July 2024

President Kim Brooks and Vice-Provost Student Affairs Rick Ezekiel
Friday, July 19, 2024
We are writing to provide an update on the Studley Quad encampment organized by the Students for the Liberation of Palestine (SLPK), a coalition of students from Dal, SMU, UKC, NSCAD, and MSVU. Through regular engagement with our Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) executive and Dalhousie students involved in this demonstration, we have arrived at principled actions that respond to requests and demands made through approved motions at the March 2024 DSU meeting as well as several SLPK demands and motions passed by the Dalhousie Faculty Association.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Research, Arts and Social Sciences
Friday, July 19, 2024
Two Dal researchers are part of the first national study to examine 2SLGBTQ+ poverty in Canada.
Laura Eggertson  –  Research, Science, Medicine, Community Health and Epidemiology
Thursday, July 18, 2024
“It’s a really exciting time to move lung health research forward in Canada,” says Dalhousie's Dr. Sanja Stanojevic.
Dawn Morrison and Miguel Nkeng  –  Student Life, News, Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Students of African ancestry from Dalhousie will join African Nova Scotian community members on a journey to Ghana, West Africa this summer.
Kenneth Conrad  –  Research, Science, Chemistry, News
Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Dal researchers Dr. Mita Dasog and Dr. Michael Freund have received a grant from the National Research Council of Canada for a project that could make green hydrogen production cheaper and more widely adopted in Atlantic Canada.
Connor Dalton  –  Alumni, Commerce, Management
Monday, July 15, 2024
Home has always meant safe haven for Michael Kabalen and his family. Now, as executive director of the Affordable Housing Association of Nova Scotia, he's working to provide Nova Scotians with better access to affordable housing.
Friday, July 12, 2024
The Dalhousie community gathered on Tuesday, July 9 to mark the start of Pride celebrations in Halifax with a flag raising and BBQ.
Kenneth Conrad  –  Research, Student Life, Biology, Science
Thursday, July 11, 2024
Canada’s largest university aquatic research facility continues to inspire the next generation of researchers and conservation scientists in bold new ways.
Alison Auld  –  Research, Community & Culture, Science
Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Dalhousie veterinarian Dr. Chris Harvey-Clark is featured in a new "Shark Week" documentary exploring the dramatic increase in great white shark activity in Canadian East Coast waters.
Tanis Trainor  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Dal will kick off its second annual Big Gay Film Fest this month, featuring free public outdoor screenings of three queer films — But I’m A Cheerleader, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, and The Queen Of My Dreams.