All Acadia News

    November 2011

    Ivany, Paris, Herman, and Deslauriers

    Province invests in innovative companies

    Nova Scotia announced 35 additional businesses that are working with universities and colleges to increase productivity. Acadia is proud to partner with local businesses.

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    Cummins Named CIS Coach of the Year

    Acadia’s Jeff Cummins was named the footbal lcoach of the year in Canadian Interuniversity Sport by his peers Vancouver on Friday.

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    Axemen honoured by Canadian Interuniversity Sport

    Axemen student athletes Squires, Wade, and Thomas were named CIS Football All-Canadians November 24 at a Vancouver awards ceremony.

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    Lesley Frank
    Lesley Frank

    Acadia researcher reports on stalled child poverty reduction

    Lesley Frank authored a report released today that shows the child poverty rate in Nova Scotia has actually increased, despite a 22-year-old federal government promise to reduce it. Read the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives-Nova Scotia report.

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    Danny Silver
    Danny Silver

    Silver Named Science Champion at 2011 Discovery Awards

    Acadia's Director of Computer Science, Dr. Danny Silver, has been named Science Champion at the 2011 Discovery Awards for Science and Technology.

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    Acadia's Liam Heelis named BLG Nominee

    Canadian Interuniversity Sport and national law firm Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) have announced the eight nominees for the 22nd Annual BLG Awards. Acadia Hockey’s Liam Heelis is a finalist. 

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    El Jones selected as Visionary for Charlottetown Conference

    El Jones, a regular part-time Instructor in Women’s and Gender Studies at Acadia University, will be one of 23 women leaders helping to shape a vision for Canada at the Charlottetown Conference. Bold Vision Report. 

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    Senate representatives on council, Hector Rode, Steffi Bethune, Darcy Shea and Brett Ells.

    ASU Awards Night celebrates student leaders

    The Acadia Students' Union recently recognized campus leaders during its Student Leadership Awards night. 

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