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Saint Mary's University historian Karly Kehoe unveils discoveries on Catholic migration in Atlantic Canada (Dr. Karly Kehoe, History) 

Saint Mary's research into sustainable agriculture and more efficient 3D modeling receives federal funding (Dr. David Chiasson, Biology and Dr. Jiju Poovvancheri, Mathematics and Computing Science)

SMU researcher says learning about and living the ideals of fair trade starts with a conversation (Dr. Gavin Fridell, International Development Studies)

Researcher sparks new conversations about machine learning and robotics (Dr. Theresa Heffernan, English)

Studying the 'Right' Genes (Dr. Timothy Frasier, Biology)

Ropeless Fishing Reduces Harm to Whales (Dr. Jason Rhinelander, Engineering)

Identifying immigration trends is integral to the growth of Atlantic Canada (Dr. Ather Akbari, Economics)

Will electrical bills ever go down? It's likely, if this SMU researcher has his way using renewable energy (Dr. Adel Merabet, Engineering)

Past News

New study to investigate how genetic factors impact the recovery of the North Atlantic right whale (Dr. Timothy Frasier, Biology)

Researchers hope gene study will reveal new clues in right whales' rapid decline (Dr. Timothy Frasier, Biology)

Canada-U.S. scientists to hunt for genetic clues to help struggling North Atlantic Right Whale rebound (Dr. Timothy Frasier, Biology)

Sociology Professors mining text data to cover wider ground in immigration study (Dr. Evie Tastsoglou and Dr. Eugene Kwon, Sociology)

Saint Mary's study suggest a future for medical-grade pulp production into Nova Scotia (Dr. Christa Brosseau, Chemistry)

Study shows long-lasting impacts to lake health from old gold mines (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

Sky high levels of arsenic in Dartmouth lake are from old gold mines (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

Saint Mary's researcher aims to solve cleanup or toxic gold mind tailings (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

Saint Mary's scientist enters into a five year partnership with Atlantic Gold (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

Saint Mary's profess unearths invasive species that have wormed into Canada (Dr. Erin Cameron, Environmental Science)

Saint Mary's University professor takes high tech 3D sensing to sensational new dimensions (Dr. Jiju Poovvancheri, Mathematics and Computing Science)

Nova Scotia professor studies light at the edge of supermassive blackholes (Dr. Luigi Gallo, Astronomy and Physics)

Saint Mary's Faculty collaborate to make a New Pet Wellness Products (Dr. Christa Brosseau and Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

How microbes could help clean up Nova Scotia's abondoned mines (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

SMU Chemistry students, faculty create rapid test kit for COVID-19 (Dr. Robert Singer, Chemistry)

Sobey School researcher looking into the factors that may impact COVID-19 transmission (Dr. Yigit Aydede, Economics)

Nova Scotia chemists team up with mill to make N95 masks using pulp (Dr. Christa Brosseau, Chemistry)

SMU Chemistry students, faculty help with hand sanitizer project (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Potential solution to white nose syndrome in bats among projects at SMU research expo (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Upcoming Events

Smart Energy Conference
April 17th, 2023
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Atlantic Venture Forum
June 13th to 14th, 2023
Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Halifax, Nova Scotia