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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

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

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