Dalhousie University


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Dalhousie University

(dălhou`zē), at Halifax, N.S., Canada; nonsectarian; coeducational; founded 1818 by the 9th earl of Dalhousie. Except for a few years between 1838 and 1845, Dalhousie did not function as a university until 1863. It has faculties of arts and social sciences, science, graduate studies, dentistry, law, medicine, health professions, and management studies, as well as schools of resource and environmental studies, public administration, library and information studies, public affairs, and continuing education. It has research institutes in foreign policy, international development, and oceanography. The Dalhousie Review, a literary quarterly, is published there. The Univ. of King's College (founded 1789) is associated with Dalhousie.
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The MPA program at the Dalhousie University School of Public Administration had offered graduate courses in local government in the past, but the courses had been discontinued a decade ago because of small class sizes and financial limitations.
Scientists at the University of St Andrews, Durham University and Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, have discovered that females share responsibility for the younger members of a pod by establishing networks of carers.
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To create this better world, the lobster fleet should shorten its season and set out fewer traps, suggest biologists led by Ransom Myers of Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.