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Thursday, May 18, 2017
Dalhousie University’s Rowe School of Business is partnering with University of Toronto and other leading national research-intensive universities to expand the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) with the announcement of CDL-Atlantic.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Game-changing research by Dr. Keith Brunt at Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick (DMNB) and Dr. Jeremy Simpson with the University of Guelph will revolutionize how doctors and other health professionals monitor heart patient symptoms related to breathing.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
As physicians across Canada familiarize themselves with new national guidelines for prescribing opioids—published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal this week—Dalhousie Medical School is preparing to launch new opioid-prescribing education programs.
Monday, May 8, 2017
Young Nova Scotians of African descent have more opportunities than ever to learn about potential careers in health care, thanks to new camps Dalhousie University is offering through its Promoting Leadership in health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) initiative.
Friday, May 5, 2017
The Dalhousie Arts Centre will become home to the first concert hall of its kind in Halifax, thanks to a generous $5-million donation from businessman and Holocaust survivor Morris Strug.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • "Sea"‑ing change in ocean scholarship — from Confederation to our future
    May 25, 2017 8:30 AM
    As part of a three-day event hosted by the Social Sciences and Humanities Oceans Research and Education network, researchers from across the university came together to discuss some of the economic, ecological, social and cultural ties that have shaped Canada’s interactions with the ocean since Confederation in 1867.
  • Startup connects students with work opportunities
    May 25, 2017 8:30 AM
    Business Management student Ben Bright and Engineering grad Vijay Kumar are helping link students with applied work experiences through their new web platform StuGig.
  • Time and compassion: Dal prof receives Doctors NS Patient Choice Award
    May 25, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dr. Geoff Williams, gastroenterologist, has been selected as Doctors Nova Scotia's 2017 Patient Choice Award winner, an honour that recognizes physicians who have created meaningful relationships with their patients and made significant contributions to the health and well-being of their community.

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