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One year out: Dal nears 200th anniversary celebrations

One year out: Dal nears 200th anniversary celebrations

The countdown is on! With the launch of a new website (dal200.ca) and preparations underway across the university, Dalhousie's 200th anniversary is closer than ever. Learn more about what's in store.  Read more.

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Ryan McNutt
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Dr. Afua Cooper, James R. Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies, is leading Dal's interdisciplinary panel exploring the university's founder and namesake and his relationship with slavery and race.
Matt Reeder
Friday, January 6, 2017
A look back at some of the biggest Dal happenings of 2016 and highlights from another eventful university year. Plus: 2016's top 10 most-read stories.
Ryan McNutt
Monday, November 21, 2016
Maike van Niekerk has accomplished a lot in her time as a Dal Nursing student: conducting research on cancer and Canada's Indigenous peoples; winning several major university and community awards; launching a cancer charity in memory of her mother. Now, she's off to study at Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.

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Matt Reeder
Friday, January 20, 2017
Student and university leaders gathered Wednesday afternoon to celebrate the successful completion of renovations to Dal's Student Union Building, changes that make its spaces brighter, more comfortable and more welcoming than ever.
Ryan McNutt
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
On Friday, Donald Trump officially becomes the 45th president of the United States. We asked Dal experts and others taking part in this week's panel event on campus to weigh in on what a Trump presidency may mean for the U.S. and the world.
Matt Reeder
Friday, January 6, 2017
A look back at some of the biggest Dal happenings of 2016 and highlights from another eventful university year. Plus: 2016's top 10 most-read stories.
Ryan McNutt, with files from Matt Reeder
Thursday, January 5, 2017
The countdown is on! With the launch of a new website (dal200.ca) and preparations underway across the university, Dalhousie's 200th anniversary is closer than ever. Learn more about what's in store.
Erin Stewart-Reid
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Video: Canada is celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2017. Hear what members of the Dal community had to say about what Canada means to them.