Dalhousie University celebrates nine extraordinary individuals with honorary degrees at spring convocation ceremonies
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.
Repairing stroke‑related spatial neglect: Dalhousie researchers study how prism goggles rewire the brain
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.
Dalhousie University thanks Michelin North America (Canada) for $500,000 in support of new engineering machine shop as part of the IDEA Project
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.
Dalhousie‑hosted Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response Network receives $28.5 million from Government of Canada
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.
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
A new study from Dalhousie University shows that sixty-three percent of consumers surveyed are generally concerned about food fraud; food products that are counterfeited, adulterated or misrepresented.
Dalhousie University congratulates alumni being considered for Canada's Space Agency astronaut program
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Dalhousie University is please to congratulate those alumni currently under consideration for the Canadian Space Agency’s astronaut recruitment campaign.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Dr. Jeff Dahn receives the $1 million Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Today, Dalhousie University kicked off African Heritage Month with a celebration.
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
As many as two-thirds of the homeless population suffers some form of foot problem at any given time, according to research two Dalhousie medical students recently published in the international scientific journal, PLOS ONE.