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  • 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.
  • From stage fright to centre stage
    East Preston native Nathan Simmons didn't discover acting until he arrived at Dal, but he's quickly become a familiar face in campus and community productions.
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