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  • Celebrating research in the arts and social sciences
    An assortment of books and other publications touching on everything from Indigenous studies to U.S. foreign policy were on display this week as part of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences' annual celebration of faculty research.
  • A path towards discovery
    By connecting with mentors and supports on campus, Desiree Jones has found her path into Law and a drive to make a difference in her community.
  • Exploring Indigenous history and heritage
    This year’s Heritage Day holiday celebrates Nova Scotia’s Mi’kmaq heritage. In honour of the occasion, we check in on some of the exciting new course offerings in Dal’s Indigenous Studies minor.
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