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Posted Mon, 03/07/2011 - 10:16 in Science

Bachelor of Informatics students in the faculty of Computer Science Sara Maldonado

"Girls Talk Tech" at Dalhousie, while numbers of women in the profession drop

Dalhousie University will mark International Women's Day by celebrating the role of women in the IT industry. "Girls Talk Tech" will feature a trio of speakers - all women who are inti...  Read more

Posted Wed, 02/16/2011 - 13:57 in Arts

Video Expert Spotlight: Claire Campbell

Heritage Day is observed annually on February 17. Claire Campbell, associate professor in history and director of Canadian studies at Dalhousie University discusses what heritage really means.  Read more

Posted Wed, 02/16/2011 - 11:21 in Dalhousie-related

CLASS II investigates the health of Nova Scotian Students

The first CLASS project was conducted in 2003 with the participation of over 5000 parents and children. The CLASS II project with assess health and fitness levels of grade 5 students from across Nov...  Read more

Posted Mon, 02/14/2011 - 11:23 in Dalhousie-related

Ken Burt, Charlie Parker, Rochelle Owen

Dalhousie University switches to Natural Gas

Dalhousie University has officially made the switch from Bunker C oil to natural gas. This move is both environmentally and fiscally responsible and positions Dalhousie as a community leader in envi...  Read more

Posted Mon, 02/14/2011 - 08:30 in Oceans

Dalhousie Researcher Dr. Boris Worm

Leading oceans researcher receives major fellowship

Dalhousie professor Dr. Boris Worm, one of the world's leading oceans researchers has received the NSERC Steacie Fellowship. The fellowship will provide a $250,000 research grant over two y...  Read more

Posted Fri, 02/11/2011 - 09:54 in Dalhousie-related

The educational guide will aid in inspiring black students to pursue post-secondary education

TD Bank Group Makes Donation to Black Student Opportunity Scholarship

The Black Student Opportunity Scholarship is a co-ordinated effort to provide financial support for qualified Black Nova Scotia junior and senior high students. The goal of the scholarship is to eli...  Read more

Posted Thu, 02/03/2011 - 11:36 in Dalhousie-related

Video Expert Spotlight: Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard

Dr. Wanda Thomas Bernard, director of the Dalhousie University School of Social Work discusses the implications of racism to the health and well being of African Canadians.  Read more

Posted Tue, 01/25/2011 - 11:22 in Law

President of the Law Students' Society Dalhousie University

Senate votes to change Dalhousie’s law degree designation from an LLB to a JD

Dalhousie University Senate has approved a decision to change the designation of Dal’s law degree from a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) to a Juris Doctor (JD). The shift will have no effect on the pro...  Read more

Posted Tue, 01/25/2011 - 09:50 in Oceans

Large block of sediment-laden ice

Sediment-laden Ice Poses Major Problem for Tidal Generated Power

Dalhousie University oceanography researchers are studying the unique geological phenomenon of massive sediment-laden ice blocks that form in the Bay of Fundy. Their research will have a major impac...  Read more

Posted Fri, 01/21/2011 - 14:59 in Science

Dalhousie researcher awarded $106, 620 from CFI

The CFI Awards $1.1 million to Dalhousie University

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has announced that is has awarded nearly $1.1 million to DalhousieUniversityto support nine projects led by top scientific researchers.  Read more

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