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Recent media releases

Thursday, May 16, 2019
Dalhousie University’s Board of Governors announced today that Dr. Deep Saini has been appointed as the university’s 12th President and Vice-Chancellor.
Monday, May 13, 2019
Media are invited to see the newly unveiled ceremonial New Dawn Staff of Place and Belonging that has replaced its ceremonial convocation mace used since 1950.
Thursday, May 9, 2019
Dalhousie University’s Board of Governors is pleased to announce it has elected Candace Thomas to be its new board chair, effective July 1, 2019.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Media are invited to Dalhousie University’s inaugural Alumni Days Open Dialogue Series where former American intelligence officer and whistleblower Edward Snowden will deliver a keynote address.
Friday, May 3, 2019
Celebrating Dalhousie’s third century by honoring  accomplished community leaders with Honorary Degrees.
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Dalhousie University experts available to speak on the meeting between Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump, fast food chains reducing single-use plastics, and the continued success of Canadian basketball.
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Dalhousie University experts available to speak on Halifax’s new mental health walk-in clinic, Donald Trump’s re-election campaign, the implications of the Sackville-Cobequid by-election result, and the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
Dalhousie University experts available to speak on the Sackville-Cobequid by-election, the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, tick levels in Nova Scotia, and the impact of floating plastic in our oceans.
Dalhousie University experts available to speak on the Canadian economy, cannabis edibles, Quebec’s secularism bill, Halifax’s economic boom, and the impact of excess screen time on children.
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