Dalhousie bans booze during orientation week in ‘harm-reduction’ effort
The student union says the aim will be to educate rule-breaking students, not fine them.
Opinion: Standing up for female scientists and researchers
“I am no longer going to promote, sponsor or attend meetings that do not have a significant number of female speakers,” writes Kristin Baetz, director of the Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology.
Tuition in Canada spiking for in-demand undergrad programs: CIBC report
Fees for STEM and business-related undergraduate programs have risen by nearly 40 per cent in the past decade, while less popular programs have gone up by about 25 per cent.
Montreal’s Neuro and AI community at heart of world ‘open science’ movement
Montreal’s world-famous brain research centre is in the middle of conducting an experiment on what could be its most ambitious subject: itself.
Groundbreaking Nova Scotia battery-tech start-up gets federal cash
The start-up was spun off from Herzberg Medal-winner Jeff Dahn’s ground-breaking battery lab at Dalhousie University.
MUN engineering students ‘pretty excited’ after making hyperloop history
The team designed a revolutionary travel pod and rubbed shoulders with Elon Musk.
Anti-drinking ad in university women’s washroom blasted for being sexist
Ad warning women against heavy drinking blames the victim, some critics charge.