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Open Dialogue Live brings Dal experts to your living room

Open Dialogue Live brings Dal experts to your living room

Dal's Open Dialogue series goes digital, with weekly livestream lectures and panel discussions with Dal experts keeping you informed about the global pandemic and current events. Watch the archive of this week's first event and tune in for more discussions in the weeks to come.  Read more.

Featured News

Alison Auld
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
An interdisciplinary team from the Faculty of Engineering has been working with colleagues at the Nova Scotia Health Authority to develop a successful, made-in-Atlantic-Canada prototype for a face shield — one of the most critical pieces protective equipment used by front-line health-care workers.
Stephanie Hurley
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Together with the Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia, Schulich Law prof Jocelyn Downie has developed an easy-to-use website app to help people to prepare a personal directive for health and personal-care decisions made on their behalf — a topic with heightened relevance given the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ken Conrad
Monday, March 30, 2020
Earlier this month, Interdisciplinary PhD student Mehrnaz Ashrafi became the first ever Dalhousie PhD student to defend their thesis remotely after her defence was moved online due to COVID-19. Learn what advice she has for other students who will be doing the same in the coming weeks.

Archives - News

Ryan McNutt
Thursday, March 19, 2020
A look back at a past pandemic, and a look forward at what's ahead from Dal News as we take a short break to focus our time and energies on Dal's COVID-19 response.
Matt Reeder
Friday, March 6, 2020
Dal's Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) hosted two budget forums this week, engaging the Dal community in discussions around recommendations for the 2020-21 operating budget.
Staff
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
How does Dal's pension plan work? What are health spending accounts? We asked Ken MacDermid with Dal Human Resources for answers to these and other commonly asked questions about salaries, benefits and pension at Dalhousie.
Staff
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Dalhousie's Budget Advisory has released its draft recommendations for the 2020-21 operating budget, including investments in key university priorities, proposed tuition/fee changes and more.
Staff
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Dal President Deep Saini welcomes new spending from the Province of Nova Scotia, including for ovarian cancer research, supporting underrepresented communities in some of Dal’s professional programs, and deferred maintenance.