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Thursday, April 20, 2017
Dalhousie University’s spring convocation ceremonies are a time to celebrate the accomplishments of our students. Each year through the awarding of honorary degrees, Dalhousie also recognizes extraordinary individuals who’ve demonstrated service to society, made significant contributions to their field or have made significant contributions to the university.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Three made-in-Nova Scotia approaches to ocean science will be used during an upcoming voyage to study the impacts of climate change on the Northwest Atlantic, sailing from St. John’s, NL to Galway, Ireland onboard the Irish research vessel the Celtic Explorer.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
A team of researchers at Dalhousie University is making and testing “prism goggles” as a means of helping people recover from the post-stroke phenomenon known as hemi-spatial neglect.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Dalhousie engineering students will have access to “The Michelin Creation Lab,” a new state-of-the-art engineering machine shop thanks to the generosity of Michelin North America (Canada) Inc.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Dalhousie University is pleased to welcome the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Mr. Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax, to campus today to announce $28.5 million in renewed federal support for the Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response (MEOPAR) Network.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Making Dal's 200th a "Year of Belonging"
    April 27, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dalhousie will put diversity and inclusion front-and-centre during its 200th anniversary year in 2018 with a series of public forums, days of action and more.
  • Preserving the species
    April 27, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dal postdoc Dara Orbach has earned international media coverage for her research into how dolphins and other cetaceans manage the physical side of sex.
  • Profiling partnership: Dal releases new Community Report
    April 27, 2017 8:30 AM
    Dalhousie's new Community Report — titled "Look What We Can Do Together" — celebrates the possibilities of partnership, profiling how the university and its cross-sector partners are helping build a stronger future for our region, country and planet.

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