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Monday, January 16, 2017
A Dalhousie Medical School researcher has discovered that scar tissue, like that caused by a heart attack, can maintain electrical function in damaged regions of the heart. Until now, scars in the heart were thought to only disrupt the electrical activity needed for a normal heart beat.
Monday, January 9, 2017
Dalhousie's Ocean Tracking Network (OTN) has been awarded $11.4 million in funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Major Science Initiatives Fund.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Canadians will pay more to put food on their tables in 2017, according to “Canada’s Food Price Report 2017.”
Monday, November 21, 2016
Dalhousie University congratulates fourth-year nursing student, Maike van Niekerk on being named a 2017 Rhodes Scholar.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Today Dalhousie University announced the creation of the ideaHUB, an advanced engineering incubator/accelerator space to enhance the educational experience and equip students with the creative and entrepreneurial skills they need for the future.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • G2 Athletes of the Week (week ending Jan. 15)
    January 17, 2017 1:05 PM
    Emma Ciprick (volleyball) and Kristen O'Brien (volleyball) are this week's Dalhousie G2 Athletes of the Week.
  • President Trump: Now what?
    January 17, 2017 8:30 AM
    On Friday, Donald Trump officially becomes the 45th president of the United States. Ahead of Wednesday night's panel discussion on campus, Dalhousie experts and others weigh in on what a Trump presidency may mean for the U.S. and the world.
  • Leadership on and off the field
    January 17, 2017 8:30 AM
    Jonathan Doucett, a fourth-year Nuclear Medicine student, is co-captain of the men's soccer team, a three-time Academic All-Canadian and recipient of both the AUS and U Sports award for community service.

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