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Dalhousie joins 40+ Canadian universities and colleges as signatories of new national charter on anti‑Black racism and Black inclusion

Dalhousie joins 40+ Canadian universities and colleges as signatories of new national charter on anti‑Black racism and Black inclusion

The landmark Scarborough Charter, unveiled at a signing ceremony on Thursday, outlines national postsecondary plan, including concrete actions and accountabilities focused on structural and systemic change.  Read more.

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Mark Campbell
Thursday, November 25, 2021
Rising grocery costs are preventing many students from having reliable access to healthy meals. The Food Security Project addresses this issue head-on.
Kip Johnson
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
As the Dalhousie Wind Ensemble returns to the stage this week for the first time in nearly two years, it’ll look a little different than usual — and not just because of the new students who’ve joined the group’s ranks.
Matt Reeder
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
A group of scholars and researchers co-led by a Dalhousie professor has joined forces in an effort to reshape medical and health education in Canada to better reflect the impacts of anti-Black racism on the delivery of care for African Nova Scotians and Black people.

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Josh Hoffman
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Mary Beth Doucette (BEng’04), a panelist at the Nov. 24 Promise Scholars event “Embracing Diversity: The Change We Need,” says post-secondary institutions can do more to welcome Black and Indigenous business students and make them boardroom-ready.
Matt Reeder
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Prospective students from more than 60 countries tuned in to Dalhousie's Virtual Open House event earlier this month for an immersive view into the Dal student experience.
Stefanie Wilson
Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Dalhousie’s sustainable purchasing policies have earned the university first place for purchasing in the latest Sustainable Campus Index released by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
Miles Anderson
Friday, November 12, 2021
Dal commerce student Aidan Bonner has tapped into the momentum of Dal's student community to create monthly fundraising initiatives and raise awareness about critical causes such as homelessness, autism, mental health and more.
Matt Reeder
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
This year, as we remember those who fell during wartime, we share the story of Glenn Stephens Ells — a former student of the Nova Scotia Agricultural College (now the Faculty of Agriculture) who served on the frontlines in the First World War.