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Ocean School makes a splash with Webby nomination

Ocean School makes a splash with Webby nomination

Launched last fall, the joint online ocean literacy initiative from Dalhousie University, the Ocean Frontier Institute and the National Film Board of Canada has been nominated for a Webby People’s Voice Award.  Read more.

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Sarah Nearing
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Bringing together the creative talents of the Dalhousie Wind Ensemble and the Costume Studies program, this weekend's unique production of The Grand Parade is poised to be a spectacular end to the Fountain School's season.
Cecilia Khamete
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Fountain School prof Susan Stackhouse has been able to live out her childhood dream of performing live on stage and transferring her knowledge and wisdom to up-and-coming talent for decades. Now, she’s been recognized for her impact as recipient of this year’s Theatre Nova Scotia Legacy Award.
Michele Charlton
Thursday, March 21, 2019
A unique seed-stage program for massively scalable, science-based companies, Creative Destruction Lab Atlantic is bringing together the best in the Atlantic region with the best in the world.

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Matt Reeder
Thursday, April 11, 2019
A startup from Waterloo that’s creating a unique new technology for the mass storage of renewable energy has packed its bags for Halifax as it seeks to tap into the city’s blossoming battery scene and research going on at Dalhousie.
Matt Reeder
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Launched last fall, the joint online ocean literacy initiative from Dalhousie University, the Ocean Frontier Institute and the National Film Board of Canada has been nominated for a Webby People’s Voice Award.
Ryan McNutt
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
This week, Dal Libraries launches the Chris Hadfield Space Photographs Collection, making Dalhousie the first institution to share a publically accessible educational project of the Canadian astronaut’s photography from his time aboard the International Space Station. For PhD student Caitlin Cunningham, bringing the collection to life has truly been an out-of-this-world experience.
Heather Aipperspach
Friday, April 5, 2019
A recent study published by three Dalhousie researchers directly links income-related inequalities to higher rates of psychological distress and suicidal behaviours among Indigenous peoples living off-reserve in Canada.
Sarah Nearing
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Bringing together the creative talents of the Dalhousie Wind Ensemble and the Costume Studies program, this weekend's unique production of The Grand Parade is poised to be a spectacular end to the Fountain School's season.