New To Dal Schedule

In-Person Events (Halifax Campus)

Note: the New to Dal schedule has been updated due to weather issues on Friday, September 10. View this schedule document for updates to events on September 10 and September 11. 

 

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All in-person events are dependent on the Public Health COVID-19 restrictions at the time. If the Province of Nova Scotia does not move to phase 5 by this time, events may be limited to current recommended capacities.
 

Note: Some details are still to be confirmed. Be sure to check your Dalhousie email for ongoing updates.

The full schedule for Truro campus events is available on the Agricultural Campus site

Date & Location

Event

September 9, 2021

(5 p.m. – 6 p.m. ADT)

Scotiabank Auditorium (AUD 1), Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building

What next? What to do after your first day of classes (hosted by Together@Dal)

Senior students will share their experiences and advice, and answer your questions about starting off your term on a positive note. 

Learn some tips and strategies to set yourself up for a great term.

September 10, 2021 & September 11, 2021

 

Event times have changed and some parts of the event have been moved to Saturday, September 11

Campus Welcome

Location: Studley Gym

Activities moved to Saturday, September 11: Campus Welcome

*Food truck vouchers will be honoured on Saturday*

  • 1 PM – 4 PM – Carnival Games, Laser Tag & Nerf Arena

Location: Dalhousie Studley Quad

September 10, 2021

(3 p.m. – 4 p.m. ADT)

Scotiabank Auditorium (AUD 1), Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building

Creating your schedule & time management workshop (hosted by Together@Dal)

Join us for a special workshop about how to create your schedule and manage your time. Bring your course syllabi and your computer or phone, or your agenda if you are more of a pen and paper person. 

September 11, 2021

(9:30 AM – 12 PM)

Get your Nova Scotia I.D.

The International Centre in collaboration with Access Nova Scotia will be taking International Students to get their Nova Scotia Identity Document (I.D.).

Limited spots are available, so please register in advance here: https://surveys.dal.ca/opinio/s?s=64143. Registration closes Friday, September 10 at 9 AM (ADT).

Transportation will be provided for registered students. This event is open exclusively for Dalhousie and King's International students.

If you have any questions, please connect with the International Centre at international.centre@dal.ca

September 11, 2021

(4 p.m. – 8 p.m. ADT)

Dalhousie Quad and Studley Gym

Vandal Donut Party, Lawn Games, and Finger Painting (hosted by Dal After Dark)

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

September 13, 2021

(1 p.m. – 2 p.m. ADT)

LeMarchant Place Atrium

Wellness Panel event

Learn more about the health and wellness options for students and have an opportunity to put a face to the name of various health care services on campus.

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

September 15, 2021

(10 a.m. - 3 p.m. ADT)

Dalhousie Quad

Society & Volunteer Expo

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

September 16, 2021

(5 p.m. ADT)

Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building (AUD 2)

Academic Integrity 

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

September 17, 2021

(2:30 p.m. ADT)

LeMarchant Place Atrium

Getting Involved on Campus

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

September 21, 2021

(6 p.m. ADT)

LeMarchant Place Atrium

Speed Friending

Open to all incoming and returning Dalhousie students.

To be announced

Dalhousie Quad

Mawio’mi 

 

Virtual Content 

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Note: Content will be made available on Brightspace on the release dates below (unless otherwise noted).

Date  Event

July 23, 2021

Tips for managing your money in university

July 26, 2021 Preparing for your courses at Dalhousie

July 29, 2021

Accessibility at Dalhousie

August 2, 2021

 

Taking care of your (mental and physical) health

August 3, 2021

(9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. ADT)

Housing 101: tenancy rights

Event takes place on Microsoft Teams.

August 5, 2021

Alcohol and substance use safety

August 9, 2021

Creating a culture of consent

August 16, 2021

Becoming a citizen of Dal

August 23, 2021

Academic integrity & using the Dalhousie libraries

August 30, 2021 

Getting involved & additional supports and resources