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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    New S.M.I.L.E. year gets underway

    One of Acadia’s most popular student programs kicked off its 2014-15 activities on Sept. 8. Almost 500 students crammed into Huggins Science Hall to learn about Acadia’s Sensory Motor Instructional Leadership Experience, known on campus and in the community as S.M.I.L.E.

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    Dr. Arthur Irving ('52)

    Beaubassin hosts 175th Anniversary event

    More than 100 Acadia alumni and friends gathered on Sunday, September 7 at the Beaubassin Research Centre in New Brunswick for a 175th anniversary celebration. 

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