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Ex-Liberal minister Scott Brison named chancellor of Dalhousie University

Ex-Liberal minister Scott Brison named chancellor of Dalhousie University
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Dalhousie s interim president, Teri Balser, says Brison is a "respected and accomplished leader" whose experience will benefit the Halifax school across North America and globally.

Brison, who becomes Dalhousie s eighth chancellor, earned a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the university in 1989.

He formerly served 22 years as the MP for the Nova Scotia riding of Kings-Hants.

Brison was serving as president of the Treasury Board when he announced his resignation from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau s cabinet last January.
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