Recent media releases

Thursday, September 5, 2019
The Dalhousie University community will gather at an evening reception in recognition of the conclusion of the Lord Dalhousie Scholarly Panel on Slavery and Race and to acknowledge the extensive contributions of its nine-member panel and contributors.
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.
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Janet Bryson, associate director, media relations and issues management
Phone: 902-494-1269, or email: janet.bryson@dal.ca

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Sarah Dawson, senior communications advisor
Phone: 902-266-7449, or email: sarah.dawson@dal.ca

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Dalhousie Experts Daily

Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the Right Whale protection, dog owner rights and Election 2019.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on clean drinking water in First Nations communities, fat shamming, food security and Election 2019.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the SNC-Lavalin scandal, Canadian Banks investing in artificial Intelligence and Election 2019.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the Quebec Superior Court overturning parts of medically assisted dying laws and Election 2019.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Election 2019 and the closure of shellfish harvesting throughout much of the Maritimes.
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