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On Wednesday, May 6, 2015, Dalhousie will host the fifth induction ceremony for its Sport Hall of Fame in conjunction with the annual Tigers Dinner and Auction. Robert Lewington, BPEd'76 (Athlete), Dr. Carolyn Savoy, CPA'86 (Builder) and the 1995 CIAU Champion Men’s Soccer Team are this year's inductees.
Eric Noel (BEng'11) and Majd Hussini (BEng'09) are finalists in the second annual Canadian Open Data Experience hackathon for their mobile phone app, Blazer. They hope the app will offer young job seekers a leg up amid high unemployment.
Dalhousie alumni Thomas Rankin (MBA'04) and Tomasz Niewiarowski (MCSc'13) have raised $1 million to help their company grow. Dash Hudson works closely with the fashion industry advertising products on Instagram.
William (Mick) Ryan, Q.C. (LLB'71) of Stewart McKelvey in Halifax won the Canadian Bar Association’s (CBA) 2015 Louis St. Laurent Award of Excellence for distinguished or exceptional service to the objectives and goals of the CBA. He was presented with the award on February 21, 2015 in Ottawa.
Jean-Paul Deveau (BSc’79, BEng (TUNS)’81), Louis Deveau (BEng (NSTC)’57, LLD’07), Colin MacDonald (BSc’73, LLD’04) and Michael Duck (LLD'11) named as inductees into the Nova Scotia Business Hall of Fame.