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Dallaire Initiative announces national program on child soldiers in South Sudan with $3 million grant from Canadian government

Dallaire Initiative announces national program on child soldiers in South Sudan with $3 million grant from Canadian government

A three year capacity building project will see the Dal-hosted Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative work with international and national security forces to end the recruitment and use of child soldiers in South Sudan.  Read more.

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Ryan McNutt
Friday, February 16, 2018
Commissioned by President Richard Florizone and Senate Chair Kevin Hewitt, and chaired by Dr. Afua Cooper, the Lord Dalhousie scholarly panel continues its work. Its initial reporting on the university’s namesake and his relationship with issues of race and slavery is expected in March, with consultation to follow.
Bruce Bottomley and Nick Pearce
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Photo essay: Last month more than 400 students came out to say "#dalTHANKS" to the alumni and friends who have supported their studies through scholarships, spaces and more.
Dawn Morrison
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Matt Numer's Human Sexuality class is popular with students, in part because of the conversations it sparks. Learn how Dr. Numer uses technology to help create a safe, comfortable space for everyone to participate.

Archives - News

Zoe Bell
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Shoah Foundation Executive Director Stephen D. Smith delivered this year's Shaar Shalom Lecture at Dalhousie last Wednesday night, discussing the power of human testimony to combat hate in the global community.
Matt Reeder
Friday, January 19, 2018
As part of the consultation process ahead of its initial recommendations on the 2018-19 operating budget, Dal's Budget Advisory Committee hosted two discussion forums this week, offering students, faculty and staff the opportunity to share their thoughts on budget priorities.
Michele Charlton
Friday, January 19, 2018
Vice-President Research Alice Aiken is among the six leading researchers appointed to the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Governing Council.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Highlights of presentations and decisions from the January 8 meeting of the Dalhousie University Senate.
Andrew Riley
Monday, January 15, 2018
Grad students interested in honing their presentation skills — and taking home cash prizes — are in luck: registration for Dal's annual 3 Minute Thesis competition is now open, with 200 spots available.