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.
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.
On October 19, the Halifax Chapter invites fellow alumni to a special reception at City Hall and guided light art tour throughout downtown Halifax.
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.
Six Dalhousie researchers receive new funding from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation’s John R. Evans Leaders Fund. Three of them are Dal alumni. Learn about their innovative work.
This fall the Dal-hosted MacEachen Institute for Public Policy and Governance will welcome the Honourable Darrell Dexter (BA’79, BEd’83, LLB’87) as an honorary distinguished fellow, teaching a public policy course for graduate students.
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.