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Posted Wed, 07/17/2013 - 12:09 in Science

Experts@dal video spotlight: Dr. Stan Matwin

Dr. Stan Matwin is the Director of the Institute for Big Data Analytics at Dalhousie University. He's a professor in the Faculty of Computer Science and a Canada Research Chair in Visual Text Ana...  Read more

Posted Tue, 06/25/2013 - 08:34 in Health

Robert Rose in his lab

Dal researchers join effort to reduce deaths due to heart disease and stroke

Dalhousie Medical School has joined the Heart and Stroke Foundation Research Leadership Circle to advance heart disease and stroke research. The Research Leadership Circle initiative will accelerate...  Read more

Posted Fri, 06/07/2013 - 08:19 in Oceans

Jessica Carrière-Garwood, BSc Honours student in Marine Biology and Ocean Sciences, collects a sediment core in the Bay of Fundy

Dal to launch Canada's first undergrad degree in Ocean Sciences

Dalhousie is set to launch Canada’s first undergraduate degree program in Ocean Sciences.  Read more

Posted Wed, 06/05/2013 - 09:51 in Oceans

The newest addition to Dalhousie University.

Building an Ecosystem of Excellence for Oceans Researchers

Dalhousie has opened a world-class facility that will be the home to some of the world’s leading oceans researchers and projects. Fittingly launched during World Oceans Week, the building repr...  Read more

Posted Wed, 05/29/2013 - 12:45 in Agriculture

Apple Diversity Collection launched in Kentville

The Apple Biodiversity Collection has been officially launched. The ABC is a collaborative project led by Dalhousie University and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC).  The lead scientist i...  Read more

Posted Mon, 05/27/2013 - 18:11 in Health

Mrs. Chesley (center right) speaks with some of the recipients about the projects the Chesley Research Fund will be supporting.

Chesley Research Fund announces first grant recipients

The first recipients of the Chesley Research Fund grants were announced today in Saint John by Mrs. Doris Chesley. Three research projects will benefit from this investment.  Read more

Posted Thu, 05/16/2013 - 09:08 in Dalhousie-related

Dr. Tom Traves announces the $280M total.

Dalhousie celebrates successful conclusion to Bold Ambitions

Thanks to unprecedented generosity on the part of alumni, faculty, staff and friends, Bold Ambitions: The Campaign for Dalhousie has exceeded its original $250 million goal. The campaign has raised ...  Read more

Posted Tue, 05/14/2013 - 11:49 in Arts

Fred and Elizabeth Fountain

Fred and Elizabeth Fountain contribute $10 million for New School of Performing Arts

Philanthropists Elizabeth and Fred Fountain have donated $10 million to establish a new school of performing arts at Dalhousie University. The school – the only one of its kind east of Montrea...  Read more

Posted Mon, 05/06/2013 - 16:03 in Health

Dr. Campbell-Yeo (left) and nursing students.

Research shows mothers holding at-risk babies can help with pain management

Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo and her team of researchers at Dalhousie's School of Nursing are exploring how maternal-driven interventions can help improve outcomes for at-risk preterm and fullterm infants....  Read more

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