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 World Mental Health Day, data breaches and Election 2019.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the probability of robots leading countries, breaking down last night’s debate and Election 2019
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the judicial review of the human rights ruling to compensate First Nations children and Election 2019
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the effectiveness of protests and Election 2019 – breaking down the debate.
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Conservative plans to scale back foreign aid and Election 2019.
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