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Honouring local leaders

Community leaders from North Preston and Halifax were among an elite list inducted into the Rev. Dr. W.P. Oliver (Acadia Class of 1934) Wall of Honour in a ceremony at the Black Cultural Centre Saturday night. Reported in

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Worldwide effort, Wolfville woman, help Haiti

A graduate of Acadia who now teaches at the American University of Iraq (Sulaimani campus) has initiated Haiti relief efforts there - an outreach first for the university. Reported in

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Survey examines stress, burnout in doctors

Dr. Michael Leiter, a professor of psychology at Acadia University, explains a "crisis of values" and a lack of balance between work and life is a prescription for burnout for Canada's doctors. Reported in the Leader-Post.

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Acadia Exchange Program Expands Down Under

Acadia University has recently signed a memorandum of understanding with the University of Newcastle, Australia, which will expand Acadia’s existing Study Abroad Exchange Program to 15 premier institutions in Europe, Australia, Caribbean, Asia, and more than two dozen institutions in the United States.

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Legacies of African N.S. women highlight February events

The Feb. 5 Valley launch of African Heritage Month in Nova Scotia included a tribute to “the unsung matriarchs” of African Nova Scotian communities and the second annual quizbowl event. Reported in The Kings County Register.

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