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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

Posted Fri, 10/18/2013 - 09:50 in Science

Beyond the nature versus nurture debate

Four international leaders in the field of epigenetics, including one Gardiner Award winner, will participate in this year’s annual Dorothy J. Killam Memorial Lecture Series beginning Friday, Octobe...  Read more

Posted Thu, 10/17/2013 - 09:14 in Arts

Fred and Elizabeth Fountain

Dal School of Performing Arts gets name; interim director

The New Dalhousie School of Performing Arts will be officially named, Fountain School of Performing Arts. This is in honour of the ongoing support of Fred and Elizabeth Fountain for Dalhousie and...  Read more

Posted Thu, 10/10/2013 - 09:00 in Science

(L-R) Derek Reilly, Mohamad Tawakol and Mohamad Salimian

Operation Citadel

The Faculty of Computer Science has teamed up with Parks Canada to create a mixed virtual reality game that taps into Halifax’s rich history. The game will debut at Halifax Citadel National Hist...  Read more

Posted Mon, 10/07/2013 - 10:27 in Environment

Students from the College of Sustainability's Environment, Sustainability and Society program

College of Sustainability recognized by international body

The Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has awarded Dal’s College of Sustainability with its prestigious Campus Case Study Award.  Read more

Posted Fri, 10/04/2013 - 09:10 in Dalhousie-related

Dr. Richard Florizone

Dalhousie officially installs Richard Florizone as president

During ceremonies held Friday, October 4, Richard Florizone was officially installed as Dalhousie's eleventh president. As part of the ceremonies eight distinguished international university lea...  Read more

Posted Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:05 in Dalhousie-related

Dalhousie researchers working with Aboriginal and Indigenous communities

Dalhousie University is home to a number of world-class researchers who work with Aboriginal and Indigenous communities. Researchers are working with community members to improve community planning, h...  Read more

Posted Tue, 10/01/2013 - 15:19 in Dalhousie-related

Community members working on a project in Shoal Lake Cree Nation.

Researchers and First Nations uniting to build better communities

Dalhousie University’s Cities & Environment Unit (CEU) in the Faculty of Architecture and Planning is working with First Nations groups on community planning projects across the country.   Read more

Posted Fri, 09/27/2013 - 09:42 in Business

A university student studying in Dalhousie's Faculty of Computer Science.

Careers in Canadian public service are a good fit for millennials

A recent study from Dalhousie’s Faculty of Management uses data from a survey of over 19,000 university students. The results suggest Canadian public service as the career of choice among the millen...  Read more

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