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March 2, 2020

Posted by Communications and Marketing on March 2, 2020

Below you will find suggested Dalhousie University experts who can speak to current topics of regional, provincial, national and international interest for Monday, March 2, 2020.

Super Tuesday
Tuesday March 3, is a big day in the US as many Americans will be heading to the polls to choose their presidential nominees. Dr. Lori Turnbull is available over the next few days to discuss the significance of Super Tuesday, what we can expect to see and Tuesday’s results.

Dalhousie Expert: Lori Turnbull, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science.
Research Specialties: Canadian parliamentary governance, political ethics, elections, electoral systems, and public engagement.
Contact: lturnbul@dal.ca and 902-494-6605.

Empty shelves amidst Covid-19 concerns
Dr. Sylvain Charlebois is available to discuss the impact of Covid-19 on food retailer’s ability to keep shelves stocked. He can also provide perspective on whether consumers should be anticipating a potential food shortage.

Dalhousie Expert: Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, Professor, Food Distribution and Policy, Faculties of Management and Agriculture.
Research Specialties: Food distribution, food policy, food safety, food security, traceability.
Contact: sylvain.charlebois@dal.ca and 902-222-4142.