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Friday, July 28, 2017
Dalhousie University welcomed Mr. Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax, to campus today. On behalf of the Honourable Jim Carr, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, Fillmore announced $482,000 in funding for research that involves assessing methane emissions from old fossil fuel extraction sites in two Maritime provinces.
Sunday, July 23, 2017
New partnership with medical technology giant, Brainlab AG, will enable global commercialization of precisely targeted radiation treatments
Friday, June 23, 2017
alhousie University welcomed Mr. Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Democratic Institutions and Member of Parliament for Halifax, and Stefan Vilsmeier, the CEO and Founder of Brainlab AG, to campus today to announce a $2,065,020 investment in technology that will change how radiation therapy is used to treat cancer, and a new partnership with an international medical technology giant that will make it globally accessible.
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.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Building a more collaborative approach to LGBTQ2SIA+ support
    July 28, 2017 8:30 AM
    A new initiative housed in Dalhousie’s Human Rights and Equity Services office aims to help LGBTQ2SIA+ groups on campus pool their resources to build a more cohesive approach to support, advocacy and education year-round.
  • Sprouting change in youth
    July 28, 2017 8:30 AM
    Three current and former Dal students have spent the past year and a half developing Let's Sprout, a youth initiative aimed at fostering tomorrow's environmental leaders. Next week, they launch their most ambitious project yet: a weeklong summer camp.
  • Dementia prevention, intervention and care: Dal prof plays key role in Lancet commission
    July 28, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dal Alzheimer's researcher Dr. Kenneth Rockwood and 32 other leading dementia experts have found that concerted efforts in dementia prevention, intervention and care could prevent as many as a third of all dementia cases.

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