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Adulting 101 workshop series


Adulting 101 is a series of workshops available to Dalhousie and King's students on a range of topics related to their health and wellness. We encourage students to drop-by one, or all of the workshops! 

Workshop 1: Health on a budget 

October 17, 6-8pm, Student Union Building room 307

Presenter: Emily Glover, Dietician from Mount Saint Vincent University

  • Healthy eating in university
  • Easy recipes
  • Creative dorm cooking
  • Meals & deals
  • Physical activity tips (presented by Dalhousie Athletics & Recreation)

Workshop 2: Sleep, stress and staying afloat

November 21, 6-8pm, Student Union Building room 307

Presenter: Dalhousie Student Health & Wellness

  • Sleep hygiene (a good routine!)
  • Stress management
  • Resiliency
  • Organization skills
  • Student health & wellness services & support 

Workshop 3: Managing your money

January 24, 6-8pm, Student Union Building room 307

Presenter: Pamela Goodwin, Dalhousie Assistant Registrar, Financial Aid

  • Student loans - things to watch out for
  • Budgeting in university & how to stick to it
  • Good credit - what it is and how to maintain it
  • Setting yourself up for a strong financial future

Workshop 4: Professional you 

February 27, 6-8pm, Student Union Building room 307

Presenter: Shane LeBlanc, Dalhousie Bissett Student Success Centre

  • How to secure a job
  • What employers look for
  • Basic resume tips
  • LinkedIn
  • The importance of getting involved (resume builders)

Workshop 5: Taxes (one-on-one sessions!)

March TBD

In partnership with the Dalhousie Rowe School of Business


Want to suggest a topic? Email livewell@dal.ca