Stories & news

Recent undergraduate student stories & news

Alumni & Friends, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Computer Science grads Zaaheda Islam and Olivia Handspiker managed to engage students and grow the Women in Technology Society, even in the midst of a global pandemic.
students, Graduate, International, Undergraduate
Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Studying programming was an obvious choice for Manar Elgamil — the field is bursting at the seams with opportunity in her country of Egypt and beyond.
Graduate, International, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Monday, September 26, 2022
To thrive in an age of disruption and to contribute to a world grappling with a climate crisis and the Fourth Industrial Evolution, start with a STEM degree
Awards, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Friday, September 9, 2022
They’re driven. They’re inquisitive. They’re community-minded. This year’s Dal Schulich Leaders embody the qualities needed to create and push new technologies forward for the benefit of all.
Graduate, Alumni & Friends, Undergraduate, Students
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Spring 2022 grads to cross the stage in May and June, with special ceremonies for 2020 and 2021 grads scheduled for July.
International, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Friday, April 1, 2022
When Tanisha Dabas first began exploring the idea of leaving New Delhi, India to study abroad, she knew it would have to be at a top institution.
International, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Monday, March 28, 2022
Dal student Yifan Wang’s hard work opened the door to opportunities, leading her to secure a position this year as a software engineer at Google.
Awards, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Get to know more about six students who stood out for their contributions.
Graduate, Outreach, Undergraduate, Women in Tech, Students
Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Over the past two years, the Leacross Foundation has gifted more than $200,000 to the Faculty of Computer Science’s WeAreAllCS initiative to increase diversity in computer science through scholarships and programming to support the attraction and progression of female-identifying students.
Awards, Alumni & Friends, Outreach, Undergraduate, Students
Thursday, February 17, 2022
Students Khaylis Sparks and Loreal Dancause are Dal's first recipients of the Dash Hudson Scholarship, a new award created by Halifax-based social media software company Dash Hudson and dedicated to students who identify as members of underrepresented groups.