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  • Leaders in student life: Meet your 2017 Dalhousie Governors' Award winners
    The Dal community is full of amazing students who inspire their peers, lead by example and make a difference in their communities. But for those students who truly go above and beyond, there’s Dalhousie’s Board of Governors’ Award — the university’s top honour in student life. Meet the five students being recognized this year for their outstanding achievements.
  • 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.
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