Getting engaged in student life is about so much more than a student's own experience. It's also about building community, supporting others and striving for change — qualities this year's Dalhousie Board of Governors' Award winners illustrate so well.
A new partnership between Dalhousie and the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (EECD) opens doors for high school students from across the province to explore computer science and post-secondary education options.
Without the support of her supervisors, Master of Electronic Commerce student Tahajjat Begum feels that she would not have had the confidence to achieve everything she has during her time at Dalhousie, including winning the Statistics Canada Business Data Scientist Challenge.
Computer Science student, Matt Peachey has supported with the creation of a new app that has helped to streamline COVID-19 pre-screening before gatherings on campus, ensuring the safety of learners, faculty and clinical staff.