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.
Acadia University announces a new partnership with the Valley African Nova Scotia Development Association (VANSDA) to enhance support for students. The partnership establishes a fulltime employment and cultural navigator to assist students with the transition to and from university.
It has been 30 years since the mass shooting at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal that saw the promising lives of 14 women cut violently short. This senseless act of violence was targeted and tragic.
Please join organizers in the Acadia University Women's and Gender Studies program at 4 p.m. on Friday, December 6 at the Wolfville Farmers’ Market in a community ceremony to commemorate the lives of the 14 women on the anniversary of their murders.
Today we celebrate Founders’ Day with exciting news about three new partnerships that demonstrate our emerging strategic plan, Acadia 2025, in action, and strengthen the values on which Acadia was founded in 1838.
On Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, Acadia University welcomed Dr. Cannon back to campus, who chatted with students and faculty, and announced an extraordinarily generous gift of $265,000 in support of Campaign for Acadia. A donor since 1989, Dr. Cannon’s latest gift will have a tremendous impact on Acadia, its students, faculty and staff for generations.