CHURCH POINT, Nova Scotia, July 10, 2019
Our two official languages are at the heart of Canadian identity, and are powerful tools for the inclusion and integration of diversity into our society. The Government of Canada is committed to supporting the development of official-language minority communities and promoting bilingualism across the country.
Church Point (NS), July 2, 2019- The Centre acadien has recently launched a new project that aims to collect and preserve testimonials, life stories and experiences of the Acadien-Métis living in Clare and Argyle regions. The data collection aims to gather more information on identity and the process by which people identify as Acadien-Métis.
Church Point (NS), May 23, 2019 – Université Sainte-Anne is proud to announce that it will present the Louis E. Deveau Award for Excellence to Riverside Lobster International Inc. during the college diploma graduation ceremony to be held on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 7 pm. This ceremony will simultaneously take place on three university campuses (Church Point, Halifax and Saint-Joseph-du-Moine). All community members and all media outlets are welcome to attend.
Church Point (NS), May 1, 2019- Caroline Fitzpatrick, a professor of psychology in the Department of Social Sciences at Université Sainte-Anne and a researcher at the PERFORM Centre, has just published the results of a large Canadian study of 40,000 teenagers which examines the impact of screens on youth. Professor Fitzpatrick's research suggests that time spent with screens could have a negative effect on adolescent health. Robin Burkhalter, researcher at the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact at the University of Waterloo and Mark Asbridge, Professor in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at Dalhousie University were also part of the research team.
Church Point (NS), April 9, 2019 – Université Sainte-Anne is proud to announce that it will award an Honorary Doctorate in History to Ms. Sally Ross, during the university graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 11, 2019.
Church Point (NS), March 5, 2019 - Université Sainte-Anne is excited to announce that the Research Nova Scotia Trust is awarding $295,205 in funding to professors Karine Pedneault and Gustavo Leite. This funding will build the spaces and physical resources required to conduct the research activities planned in the Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's AgriScience Program project announced last summer.
Organized sports are not the only activities that benefit children’s health, according to PERFORM Centre researcher Caroline Fitzpatrick.
Montreal, November 13 - An active child is, generally speaking, a healthy child. And kids don’t need a whole lot to be active.
A new study in the American Journal of Health Promotion suggests that children who have access to indoor play equipment show substantial health benefits, including less weight gain, than children who do not.
Church Point, NS, November 2, 2018 – Université Sainte-Anne's Bibliothèque Louis-R.-Comeau was officially re-opened on November 2nd after several months of renovations.
Allister Surette, President and Vice-Chancellor of Université Sainte-Anne, was pleased to welcome students, staff and community members to the revitalized library.
Church Point, NS, September 14, 2018 – On Friday September 14, Université Sainte-Anne's Sports Centre, now renamed the Centre Sportif Marcel-R.-Comeau, was officially opened.
Allister Surette, President and Vice-Chancellor of Université Sainte-Anne, accompanied by Noël Després, President and CEO of Comeau's Sea Foods and Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament for West Nova, were pleased to welcome the students, staff and community members and to present the results of several months of work.
Church Point (NS), September 13, 2018 – Université Sainte-Anne is pleased to announce that Professor Karine Pedneault has received a grant worth nearly 1 million dollars, as part of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's AgriScience Program. This funding, spread out over 5 years, will enable Université Sainte-Anne to play a key role in vinicultural research specifically aimed at achieving better knowledge of terroirs and grape varieties in Eastern Canada.