Saint Mary’s researcher to study organizational response to disease outbreak with major new funding announcement

This story originally appeared on the Saint Mary’s University website and has been republished with their permission. Dr. Kevin Kelloway, professor of psychology, Saint Mary's University A closer look at how employers respond during disease outbreaks is part of a new research study underway at Saint Mary’s University. A research team led by Saint Mary’s…

Growing Up: Early Childhood Education in Nova Scotia

Growing Up: Early Childhood Education in Nova Scotia More than a quarter of Nova Scotian children are starting school with a developmental vulnerability. Due to a growing understanding that the early years of a child’s life set the foundation for lifelong learning, health and wellbeing, Nova Scotia has seen an increase in supports for early…

The ties that bind: interpersonal relationships as a source of risk and resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic

Dr. Karen Blair, assistant professor of psychology, St. Francis Xavier University Halifax, NS (May 7, 2020) Dr. Karen Blair, assistant professor of psychology at St. Francis Xavier University, and Dr. Kathryn Bell, assistant professor of psychology at Acadia University, are co-leading a study that will explore how Nova Scotians are coping during times of physical distancing…

Researcher Creates State-of-the-Art Music Studio at Acadia University

This fall, students of Acadia’s School of Music should expect to get an earful – of sound that is.   Dr. Derek Charke, Professor of Composition and Theory in the School of Music at Acadia University is the creator and director of the new Acadia Electroacoustic Music Studio (AEMS). With his summer break nearing its end, the award-winning…