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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

Posted Thu, 09/26/2013 - 14:16 in Health

Robert Zed head shot

Robert Zed named Dal's new Executive in Residence

Robert Zed will take on a new role at Dalhousie as the Executive in Residence at the University's School of Health Administration.  Read more

Posted Mon, 09/09/2013 - 15:42 in Health


Web-based tool aimed at helping improve care for those with atrial fibrillation

Dalhousie and Capital Health researchers are aiming to enhance the quality of life for people with atrial fibrillation through a new web-based tool.   Read more

Posted Fri, 09/06/2013 - 13:12 in Health

Mr. Jim Irving, Co-CEO, J.D. Irving, Limited welcomes Dr. Anil Adisesh, the inaugural J.D. Irving, Limited, Research Chair in Oc

Canada’s first endowed occupational medicine research chair established in NB

J.D. Irving, Limited has contributed $2 million to Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick’s Medical Research Campaign to establish the first endowed occupational medicine research chair in Canada.  Read more

Posted Tue, 09/03/2013 - 10:36 in Health

Dr Patty Livingston and Prof. Patrick Kyamanywa officially open the FOMSSC

Dalhousie faculty instrumental in opening Rwanda’s first medical simulation & skills centre

A new simulation and skills centre that allows a wide variety of health professionals and trainees to practice their patient care skills opened at the National University of Rwanda this summer. Dr. ...  Read more

Posted Mon, 08/12/2013 - 09:38 in Oceans

Jenni Ratten and Chris L'Esperance will begin CREATE-TOSST training this fall.

Dal receives $1.6M for new ocean sciences graduate-level training and research program

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada has announced $1.6 million in funding for a new Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program based at Dalhousie. The ...  Read more

Posted Fri, 08/09/2013 - 10:41 in Dalhousie-related

Dal's Central Services Building, which contains the current central heating and cooling plant

Considering the future of campus energy

Dalhousie is looking to become the first university in Atlantic Canada to generate its own electricity, as it considers a tri-generation system that would employ combustion turbine generators, fired...  Read more

Posted Tue, 08/06/2013 - 14:48 in Oceans

The Amundsen icebreaker (a vessel used during the research) at night, frozen in sea ice. (Photo credit: Helmuth Thomas)

Arctic Ocean more vulnerable to human-induced changes than Antarctic Ocean

A team including Dalhousie Oceanography Professor Helmuth Thomas and recent Dalhousie Oceanography PhD graduate Elizabeth Shadwick found evidence suggesting that the Arctic Ocean is more vulnerable ...  Read more

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