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Monday, September 17, 2018
A university-community partnership aimed at encouraging participation in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) professions by African Nova Scotian youth has been awarded federal funding.
Monday, July 30, 2018
Dalhousie University President Richard Florizone has announced the appointment of Dr. Teresa C. Balser as the university’s new Provost and Vice-President Academic.
Friday, May 25, 2018
Dalhousie University opened the doors of the new Dalplex fitness centre expansion today, welcoming members, the Dal community, and neighbours to this state-of-the-art addition to the university’s athletic and recreation facilities.
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Each spring Dalhousie University celebrates the accomplishments of its students during its convocation ceremonies. From May 28 – June 2, at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium at Dalhousie University in Halifax, the university will also present honorary degrees to eight extraordinary individuals who have demonstrated service to their community and made significant progress in their fields.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
This year, Dalhousie University has reached its 200th anniversary, and it is an opportunity for the university community to pause, reflect and celebrate all those who have made the past 200 years possible. The year-long bicentennial program includes activities across all campuses, throughout the community and across Canada. Today the university is announcing its second round of signature events planned for 2018.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Tigers Weekend Recap (week ending Sep. 23)
    September 25, 2018 12:00 PM
    Busy weekend for the Tigers soccer teams
  • Innovating to a degree
    September 24, 2018 8:30 AM
    Hayam Mahmoud-Ahmed is helping develop a device to retrain muscles in individuals who've experienced a stroke. It's not what you might expect from a Neuroscience and Computer Science student — but it makes perfect sense as part of her journey into entrepreneurship.
  • Dal 200 "pops" with enthusiasm
    September 24, 2018 8:30 AM
    Last week, the Dal 200 team visited all four campuses to share info on upcoming Dal 200 events — with ice cream and prizes in tow, too!

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