This year's Discovery Award winners, including Dal individuals Peter Allen (far left), Ghada Koleilat (second from left) and Mohamed Abdolell (third from right). (Discovery Centre photo)

Two alumni inducted into Discovery Centre’s Science Hall of Fame

Dr. Peter Allen (BEng (NSTC)’75, PhD (TUNS)’84) and Dr. William Howard Feindel (MSc’42) were inducted into the Discovery Centre’s Science Hall of Fame at the 15th Annual Discovery Awards. Dr. Jordan Kyriakidis (BSc’93, MSc’95) and Dr. Travis McDonough (BScK’94) were among the Discovery Awards finalists.

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2017 Dalhousie Alumni Award recipients

Celebrating the 2017 Dalhousie Alumni Award Recipients

On October 12, the Dalhousie community came together to celebrate the 2017 Dalhousie Alumni Award recipients, recognized for their impressive achievements and the many and diverse ways they contribute to the university and to society.

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Allison Chua and Timothy Disher

Alumni win prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Allison Chua (BEng’11, MASc’14) and Timothy Disher (BSc’11, BScN’14) will receive $50,000 annually for three years to support their doctoral research projects, focused on optimizing autonomous underwater vehicles and assessing single family room care in Canadian NICUs, respectively.

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StuGig co-founders Ben Bright (left) and Vijay Kumar. (Provided photo)

‘StuGig’ connects students with work opportunities

The startup was conceived to highlight the talent on offer at Dal and in Nova Scotia, and enable talented individuals to gain experience here. Chief technology officer Vijay Kumar (MEng’16) helped launch StuGig to assist others like himself find career opportunities.

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