Stories by Alexander Myrick

WellTrack app and online services help students with mental health issues

Mental HealthYes, there's an app for that too now

Dalhousie promotes a new mental health app

Feb 11, 2017

Tony Smith and Pamela Williams speak to media on the interim report

Restorative InquiryInterim report released on Nova Scotia's 'Home for Colored Children'

Report on historic racism seeks to amend issues affecting African-Nova Scotians

Feb 9, 2017

Salmon stocks have been in decline for 'decades' says Fisheries and Oceans Canada

ScienceThere's something in the water ... and it isn't salmon

Dalhousie researchers find toxic ionic aluminum in province's rivers

Feb 9, 2017

Dr. Yana Fedortchouk puts pressure on these diamond crystals

ScienceDiamonds are forever, under the right geological conditions

Earth Sciences professor uses experimental research lab to better understand diamonds

Feb 8, 2017

Interpreters provide a valuable service for refugees

Mental HealthMore obstacles keep Syrians from accessing treatment

Disagreements over federal reimbursements delayed refugees from getting mental health care

Feb 6, 2017

Cyclists travelling on South Park St. may soon be in for a safer ride

CyclingMunicipal officials meet with the public

Halifax Regional Municipality looks for input on developments for South Park Street

Feb 1, 2017

EducationMore trouble coming for the teachers' union

University association says work-to-rule action breaches the Education Act, leaving 600 students in limbo

Jan 31, 2017

Bassima Al-Jaji looks for dress making inspiration

UpdatedMore unknowns for Syrians in their thirteenth month

Refugees still struggling with depression, anxiety and PTSD may now find it harder to get the care they deserve

Jan 30, 2017

Divest Dal members Cameron Lowe, Laura Cutmore, Annika Dijskman, Naomi Bird

EnergyWe spoke to both sides of the Dal fossil fuel debate

Dal geology students and Divest Dal both want to save the environment, but they disagree on how

Jan 27, 2017

Repairs are coming to the western wall of Halifax's North Park Armory.

DefenceA new look is coming to the old armoury

MP Andy Fillmore made the announcement on Tuesday

Jan 12, 2017

Cesar family celebrates Christmas in Halifax.

ChristmasCelebrating the 'ber' months

What the festive spirit means to the most Christmas obsessed culture on Earth

Dec 21, 2016

Rat specimens between one and eight months old

Pest ControlA new solution to Halifax's rat problem

American pest control product could help as complaints about rats rise in the city

Nov 20, 2016