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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.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
(Halifax, NS) – Dalhousie University congratulates Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard, on her appointment to the Senate of Canada by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
The permanent installation of the Mi’kmaq Grand Council Flag at Dalhousie strengthens the university community and helps provide a welcoming campus for all learners.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Remembering tragedy, celebrating action: Dal marks December 6
    December 6, 2016 8:30 AM
    December 6 is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, in memory of the 1989 École Polytechnique tragedy. The Dalhousie Women in Engineering Society is hosting a candlelight vigil to recognize the anniversary and illuminate the struggle against gender-based violence.
  • What sea squirts can tell us about the brain
    December 6, 2016 8:30 AM
    Dal postdoc Kerrianne Ryan is conducting research at the forefront of the emerging and controversial field of connectomics, which aims to map the briain's "wiring."
  • Higher food prices expected in 2017: Canada's Food Price Report
    December 6, 2016 8:30 AM
    Led by Dean of Management Sylvain Charlebois, the seventh edition of Canada’s Food Price Report is the first to be published at Dalhousie, with the support of a cross-university team of researchers.

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