Acadia’s world-class research facilities rival the largest institutions. With our unique location and small campus, Acadia fosters collaboration across disciplines and with industry, community, and sister institutions.
Nova Scotia Health profiles affiliate scientist Dr. Jonathon Fowles of Acadia's School of Kinesiology. Dr. Fowles leads a provincial Exercise is Medicine initiative to help support physical activity counselling in health care and create supports for exercise prescription and referral in communities. His work in developing exercise regimens to improve the lives of diabetes patients is also lauded.
Acadia's Dr. Joseph Hayes spoke with CBC Information Morning to discuss the psychology behind vaccine hesitancy and how we can encourage reluctant people to choose to be vaccinated. Read the transcript or listen to the segment here.
The Arthur L. Irving Scholars for 2021 are Annelies Yates (Biology) and Abby Falkenham (Engineering). The Arthur L. Irving Family Scholarships in Environmental Study are among the most prestigious awards in Canada, offering financial assistance as well as mentorship and research project options.
Read our latest newsletter for a special welcome message from President Ricketts, information on upcoming COVID-19 testing and vaccine clinics, an introduction to new Black Student Success Navigator Janique Ellis Panza, and more.