Acadia University is launching a new, dynamic program designed for students with an interest in environmental sustainability. Beginning in September 2010, Acadia will offer a four-year program in Environmental and Sustainability Studies. The program will be limited to 30 students per year and will emphasize individual and group hands-on learning. Students entering the program can choose to pursue either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Recreation Management.Learn more… Acadia Launches New Environmental and Sustainability Studies Program
Nova Scotia will honour some of our finest Acadia athletes during its 2009 Sports Hall of Fame Induction this Saturday, November 7 at the World Trade and Convention Centre in Halifax.Learn more… Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame Honours Acadia Alumni
Acadia University has maintained its reputation as one of Canada’s best primarily undergraduate universities in the annual Maclean’s magazine ranking of post-secondary institutions. This year, Acadia placed second behind Mount Allison University, up from third overall last year. In the 19 years that Maclean’s has published its annual comparisons, Acadia has been in the top three 18 times.Learn more… Maclean’s ranks Acadia one of Canada’s top undergraduate universities
Watch AcadiaTV as Dr. Mark Mallory details the research that has made him an inaugural member of the Royal Society of Canada’s (RSC) College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. AcadiaTV VideoLearn more… AcadiaTV Feature: Dr. Mark Mallory enters "The College"
On the 25th anniversary of a House of Commons pledge to end child poverty in 2000, Acadia University assistant professor of sociology, Lesley Frank, says it's discouraging that poverty rates have risen. She has authored the Nova Scotia Child and Family Poverty Report Card for the past 11 years. Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Report
Learn more… Child poverty report discouraging