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Alumni Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Dr. Lee Erickson

Halifax-based orthodontist and Assistant Professor in Dal’s Faculty of Dentistry Dr. Lee Erickson (DDS’77) has volunteered his time in many different ways.

December 1, 2023 / 0

Volunteer Spotlight: Denise Zwicker

Member of the Dentistry Alumni Committee since 2012, Halifax-based dental hygienist Denise Zwicker (BDH’12) gives back to her faculty in both a professional and personal capacity.

November 30, 2023 / 0
Emily Bonang with family

Gold honour for dedicated dentistry grad: Emily Bonang (DDS’20)

Dentistry grad Emily Bonang comes from a long line of oral health professionals, including her grandfather, parents and brother, Jordan, also a grad this year. She finishes her program as this year’s recipient of the Dr. David Precious Gold Medal in Dentistry.

June 23, 2020 / 0
International Womens Day

Change makers

International Women’s Day celebrates the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. From pushing to create laws that protect children to building a tool that enhances workplace inclusivity, we’re highlighting several female Dal grads who are effecting change through their leadership, innovation and advocacy.

March 6, 2020 / 0