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Posted Wed, 01/19/2011 - 16:11 in Arts

Ode to Nature: A Century of National Parks

Claire Campbell is the editor of a new book that will be released in April of 2011 entitled A Century of Parks Canada1911-2011 which will commemorate the centennial anniversary of Parks Canada.  Read more

Posted Tue, 01/18/2011 - 11:28 in Dalhousie-related

Canada’s newest Masters of Journalism program will train journalists for the 21st Century

A new Masters of Journalism program jointly offered by Dalhousie University and the University of King’s College will be the first program in Canada to focus on new ventures and investigative ...  Read more

Posted Tue, 01/18/2011 - 11:04 in Business

Stephen Hartlen, Dalhousie's new assistant vice president (industry relations) and executive director, ILI

New Dalhousie AVP to lead innovation and commercialization

Dalhousie announced the appointment of Stephen Hartlen as assistant vice president (industry relations) and executive director of the Industry Liaison and Innovation Office (ILI) on January 18. He w...  Read more

Posted Tue, 01/18/2011 - 10:07 in Science

Diverse microorganisms from mid-Cretaceous amber of Charentes

Dalhousie Researcher Reconstructs 100-Million-Year Old Food Web

Using mid-Cretaceous amber deposits from Charentes in southwest France, scientists were able to study 100 million-year-old soil and reconstruct a complete food web.  Read more

Posted Mon, 01/17/2011 - 10:06 in Health

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Video Expert: Dr. Neil MacKinnon- National Non-Smoking Week is the Perfect Time to Quit the Habit

In recognition of National Non-Smoking Week, pharmacy professor Neil MacKinnon offers some tips for how to quit smoking and how your pharmacist can assist you with this decision.  Read more

Posted Mon, 01/10/2011 - 10:56 in Health

Video Experts' Spotlight: Dr. Michael Vallis

Dr. Michael Vallis offers up some advice for setting and achieving manageable goals for the new year.  Read more

Posted Fri, 12/17/2010 - 10:54 in Environment

Dr. Sterling at Long Lake in Halifax

A foundation for Nova Scotia's watersheds

On December 16, Nova Soctia unveiled its new Water Resource Management Strategy. The first project announced under the new strategy is the Nova Scotia Watershed Assessment Project (NSWAP). The $19,0...  Read more

Posted Wed, 12/15/2010 - 15:38 in Health

Dalhousie researcher Sean Barrett

Energy Drinks Double Alcohol Consumption According to Dalhousie University Researchers

Researchers from Dalhousie University’s departments of psychology and psychiatry recently conducted a study that found students who drank energy drinks in combination with alcohol drank nearly...  Read more

Posted Wed, 12/15/2010 - 14:29 in Oceans

Diver descending into the Green Bay Cave System, Bermuda, at Cliff Pool Sinkhole

Dalhousie University Researcher Uncovers New Information in Underwater Caves

Dalhousie University researcher Pete van Hengstum has recently completed his PhD in Earth Sciences. Dr. van Hengstum completed the fieldwork portion of his degree exploring the underwater caves in B...  Read more

Posted Mon, 12/13/2010 - 10:25 in Business

Close-up View of Hops

Dalhousie University Student is Brewing Up Something New

Fourth year finance co-op student Evan Price has signed a five year contract with Garrison Brewery to supply the microbrewery with organically grown hops.  Read more

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