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Posted Wed, 02/05/2014 - 16:02 in Business

Keynote speaker Dr. Ron Deibert

Online Privacy, Security, & Surveillance subject of Halifax Conference

The Information Without Borders Conference is a student initiative hosted by the School of Information Management at Dalhousie University. This one-day event provides a forum for interdisciplinary dis...  Read more


Posted Mon, 02/03/2014 - 10:06 in Science

Dalhousie evolutionary biologist recognized for challenging long-held scientific beliefs

Dalhousie’s Dr. Ford Doolittle, recognized as one of the world’s top molecular evolutionists, was today awarded the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSE...  Read more


Posted Tue, 01/21/2014 - 06:33 in Oceans

BGU and Dalhousie University of Canada sign Memorandum of Understanding to create a world class Ocean Studies Centre

Dalhousie and Ben-Gurion University to develop Ocean Studies Centre

Dalhousie and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to create a world-class Ocean Studies Centre in Eilat, with Canadian philanthropist, Se...  Read more


Posted Tue, 12/10/2013 - 16:57 in Oceans

Jon Grant in the field

New Dal Industrial Research Chair in sustainable aquaculture most substantial in Canada

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Dalhousie University and Cooke Aquaculture have partnered to create the new Cooke Industrial Research Chair (IRC) in Sustainabl...  Read more


Posted Mon, 12/09/2013 - 11:28 in Agriculture

Dal researcher looks to give Christmas tree industry a boost

Christmas tree growing and exporting is about a $100 million industry in Atlantic Canada employing 20,000 people. In the future, most of these trees may be “SMART Balsams.” Dalhousie Facul...  Read more


Posted Mon, 12/02/2013 - 11:50 in Dalhousie-related

Michael Mackley is named Dalhousie's 88th Rhodes Scholar

Musician, volunteer, scholar: Michael Mackley named Dalhousie's 88th Rhodes Scholar

Dalhousie's Michael Mackley, a fourth year biology student, has been selected as a Rhodes Scholar for 2014. He is Dalhousie's 88th Rhodes Scholar.  Read more


Posted Mon, 11/25/2013 - 06:00 in Health

Representational photograph for print.

WATCH: Women and trans people left behind in HIV research (Expert@dal)

We're still seeing new HIV infections and there's still a lack of understanding of the virus, even after decades of progress in research and treatment. Dalhousie's health promotion expert ...  Read more


Posted Wed, 11/13/2013 - 06:21 in Health

Dr. Michael Ungar welcomes the crowd at launch of the CYCC Institute.

How a new research institute can change the lives of kids and teens

Growing up is tough even under the best of circumstances. When a child’s environment or identity present extra obstacles, it can seriously affect their mental health and well-being -- to the poi...  Read more


Posted Tue, 11/12/2013 - 14:24 in Health

Dr. John Steeves, Associate Dean, DMNB; Mr. Glenn Cooke, CEO, Cooke Aquaculture; and Dr. Anil Adisesh; DMNB Research Chair

Cooke Aquaculture donates $150,000 to DMNB Research Chair in Occupational Medicine

Cooke Aquaculture announced a donation of $150,000 today to the Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick medical research campaign. The New Brunswick based research chair will boost DMNB’s research prog...  Read more


Posted Thu, 11/07/2013 - 15:24 in Business

Co-winner Sir Graham Day with the Scotiabank Ethical Leadership trophy.

Two Canadians, One Award for Shared Commitment to Ethical Leadership

An Aboriginal Canadian leader and a Canadian knight are co-recipients of the first annual Scotiabank Ethical Leadership Award. The awards were presented at the opening ceremonies of the Ethics in Acti...  Read more


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