Academic Programs

    Perrins
    Dr. Robert Perrins
    Vice-President, Academic
    At Acadia, we teach you to question. Our faculty members will challenge you to think critically. To debate and engage. And to enjoy intellectually challenging academic programs. Our small classes provide a personalized learning atmosphere that fosters student success.

    Acadia is nationally and internationally recognized as a centre of research excellence. Our faculty's dual commitment to instill a love of learning and to generate new knowledge provides our students with unique partnerships with faculty, both to do research and to communicate and connect that research to the community.

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    Voices of Acadia: Meet Clint Davis

    Clint Davis’ (’92) personal odyssey has taken him from his home in Goose Bay, Labrador to Wolfville, St. John’s, Halifax, Vancouver, Ottawa, Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, back to Ottawa, and finally Toronto. Acadia, though, is always on his mind.

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    Ivany one of the best, brightest Atlantic Canadians of 2014

    Acadia University President Ray Ivany has been named one of the best, brightest and bravest Atlantic Canadians of 2014. chronicle-herald.ca report

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