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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

  • Dal 200 planning profile: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
    April 21, 2017 8:30 AM
    Toward 200: From a fresh take on Frankenstein to a scholar-citizen initiative highlighting public policy and social development, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is planning for a busy 2018.
  • An ocean of possibilities through co‑op
    April 21, 2017 8:30 AM
    Kaitlin Burek started her Marine Biology degree curious about the ocean. Three co-op terms at Dal have helped her discover how to take that curiosity and make it a career.
  • Nova Scotia innovation put to work
    April 21, 2017 8:30 AM
    The Irish research vessel Celtic Explorer, with Dal researchers and three locally-made ingenuities on-board, is heading out to sea in an expedition linked with the Ocean Frontier Institute.

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