60 Years of Science Atlantic

Our History

In 1962, the Atlantic Provinces Inter-University Committee on the Sciences (APICS) was founded to encourage collaboration across Maritime universities and the government sector. Over the past six decades, the organization has evolved and grown…

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Anniversary Celebrations

We have hosted tree dedication events on each campus to celebrate each institution’s participation in Science Atlantic. Now it’s time to recognize the people who have made and continue to make Science Atlantic an integral part of the region’s science community. Find details below!

Tree Dedication Ceremonies

To see more images, take a look at our Tree Dedications Album!


Blast from the past!  Take a look at photos from the past six decades and send us yours! 

Please send your photos to 60th@scienceatlantic.ca

We have a great collection of photos from conferences, annual meetings and more.
Take a trip down memory lane. 

Explore some of the milestones that helped shape who we are.

Our Community's Voice

Do you have a story to share?

Whether you’re a current or former member, a student or grad, a conference organizer or participant at one of our many activities, we would love to hear from you! 

If you have photos or memories to share, please email 60th@scienceatlantic.ca.

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60th News

Dalhousie Tree Dedication Ceremony

An Event At The University Where It All Began Dalhousie University students and faculty gathered on October 28 to celebrate 60 years of Science Atlantic with a tree dedication. A

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