The student experience

Alyson Petsche talks about her aspirations


When I came to Dal, I had an idea that I wanted to be involved in the medical field and the more I looked into it in first year, the more I thought it would be cool to work with prosthetics and surgical implants. It’s like being an engineer to be a doctor.”


Rio Yorke talks about his first year

Rio Yorke

It’s a small school, so lots of time with your profs. At larger universities, you have to book time with them, but here, it’s as easy as going to their office and talking to them—it’s so in-the-moment.