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Friday, October 13, 2017
Dalhousie University was pleased to welcome The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Mr. Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Democratic Institutions and Member of Parliament for Halifax, to campus today to announce a more than $13 million investment in eight new infrastructure projects that involve world-class researchers from Dalhousie University.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
On October 2 and 3, at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Dalhousie will bestow honorary degrees to three extraordinary individuals who have demonstrated service to their community and made significant progress in their fields.
Monday, September 18, 2017
Clearwater Fine Foods President John Risley and IMP Group Founder and Executive Chairman Ken Rowe have been named today as two of the many top Canadian business leaders to serve as mentors in CDL-Atlantic, the Dalhousie University–hosted offshoot of the Creative Destruction Lab, the prestigious Toronto-based national startup accelerator.
Friday, September 8, 2017
Fifty-seven Dalhousie University researchers from six different faculties have been announced as recipients of over $8 million in funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council’s (NSERC) Discovery Grants.
Monday, August 21, 2017
$2.2-million donation will directly support the Faculty of Engineering and the IDEA Project.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • From China to Halifax: Finding a path with the help of co‑op
    October 20, 2017 8:30 AM
    Originally from Kunming, Yunnan, a city in southern China, Junzhe “Young” Wang arrived in Halifax three years ago to study engineering at Dalhousie. Now, he's testing his knowledge as a co-op student for Nova Scotia Power and spending his spare time competing in fencing competitions at the provincial and national levels.
  • Killam alumni profiles: Peter Bryson and Ryan D'Arcy
    October 20, 2017 8:30 AM
    To mark the 50th anniversary of the Killam Trusts, we’ll be publishing profiles of Killam alumni who’ve achieved great things thanks to the Trust.
  • Community meeting discusses weekend parties
    October 20, 2017 8:30 AM
    Close to 100 community members gathered on campus Tuesday evening to meet with university and city officials and discuss this past weekend’s unsanctioned, off-campus parties, as well as strategies for preventing such incidents going forward.

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