Recent media releases
Media Opportunity: Dalhousie researchers examine insomnia in bid to address some of the highest rates of sleeping pill use in the country
Friday, January 22, 2021
Many of us know what it’s like to have the occasional sleepless night, but as we get older our sleep changes in ways that make sleep less satisfying overall. It can become more fragmented and we can end up spending less time sleeping and more time trying to get to sleep.
Friday, January 8, 2021
Researchers across Nova Scotia are launching a project aimed at detecting the presence of the virus that causes COVID-19 in human wastewater, helping to identify the potential presence of the virus quickly and before it can spread.
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Together, Nova Scotia universities raised $165,000 to improve food security for students as part of a province-wide initiative on Giving Tuesday.
On Giving Tuesday, Nova Scotia universities encourage support for student‑led food security programs
Monday, November 30, 2020
In an unprecedented move, nine Nova Scotia universities, in partnership with their student unions, are combining their efforts to improve food security for students on Giving Tuesday, Dec. 1.
Media Opportunity: New model shows small vessels can cause lethal injuries in North Atlantic right whales, while large ships can kill even at slow speeds: Dalhousie research
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
It has long been known that ship strikes involving large vessels pose one of the greatest threats to North Atlantic right whales, whose slow movements and tendency to stay close to the water’s surface make them vulnerable to such deadly collisions.
Dalhousie in the news
In virtual classrooms, Canadian students keep getting deadnamed
December 2, 2020, 12:00 PM
Dalhousie gets a shoutout for its Gender Affirmation Policy
DalMed researcher pushes towards anti‑racism classes for man arrested during protest
July 20, 2020, 12:00 PM
Media highlight from the Saint John Telegraph Journal.
Putting Dal on the Map: Launching the Chris Hadfield Space Photographs Collection
April 16, 2019, 12:00 PM
On April 11, the Dal Libraries launched the Chris Hadfield Space Photographs Collection to a packed house in the Killam Memorial Library.
Dalhousie Experts Daily
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Holocaust Memorial Day, travel restrictions, and the vulnerability of food supply chains.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Canada-US relations and Biden/Harris’ path forward.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Inauguration Day, riots and election violence.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on ethics and Nova Scotia’s new organ and tissue donation law, Biden’s inauguration, riots and election violence.
Dalhousie University has an expert available to speak on Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy.