Thursday, September 10, 2020
We have been receiving many questions from people about how our work life will look and feel in the fall and into the winter. To a large degree this is an evolving question, but we wanted to provide an update to answer as many questions as we can.
UPDATE: Clarification on COVID‑19 testing for students entering Nova Scotia from outside Atlantic Canada
Friday, August 21, 2020
We have worked with the government to answer some of your questions and hopefully provide more clarity, particularly for students already in Nova Scotia and currently self-isolating prior to August 20.
NEW TESTING requirements for COVID‑19 for students entering Nova Scotia from outside Atlantic Canada
Thursday, August 20, 2020
To prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our communities, the Nova Scotia provincial government has established rules for post-secondary students arriving in the province from outside Atlantic Canada, including new required COVID-19 testing.
Monday, August 17, 2020
Planning is underway in our Faculties for the winter term (January to April 2021). Our plans for Winter 2021 are focused on a mix of online and in-person instruction, in which a significant majority of courses will continue to be delivered online but some courses with particular accreditation requirements or significant experiential learning components will be delivered in person or in a hybrid or blended format.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Aligned with the Province of Nova Scotia’s directive, Dalhousie University is requiring the use of non-medical masks or face coverings in all indoor common spaces on our campuses as a public health measure to help keep our community safe and limit the potential spread of COVID-19
Monday, July 27, 2020
With the start of the 2020 fall term fast approaching at Dalhousie, we know that those of you who are planning to return to Nova Scotia have questions about the current rules for entering the province—restrictions imposed by Nova Scotia Public Health and, for international travellers, the Canadian Quarantine Act.
Thursday, July 16, 2020
As we move closer to Fall 2020 classes and as faculty re-design their courses for online learning and teaching, I’m happy to introduce our new online teaching site, dal.ca/onlineteaching