Picture/Video of the Week
OCTOBER 2019: On November 13, 2019, the Honorable Barack Hussein Obama will deliver a public lecture in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Imhotep's Legacy Acadmy would be honored to host a brief visit of Mr. Obama to our Learning Centre and Makerspace to meet our STEM future leaders, and one of them, Ms. Evelyn Wedderburn--an After-School Program attendee and ILA-TD Opportunity Scholar--has extended him a personal invitation!
Hey! @BarackObama I have a very special invitation for you all the way from Halifax, Nova Scotia! Check it out! @ObamaFoundation @MichelleObama @imhoteplegacy @DalDentistry @DalScience @BarackObama pic.twitter.com/N5fxmqsIM5— eve.wedderburn (@WedderburnEve) October 22, 2019
MAY 2019: Last year, Imhotep's Legacy Academy was the recipient of the first-ever President's Award for the Advancement of Equity, Diversity and Inclusiveness at Dalhousie University's inaugural Legacy Awards. This year, ILA Executive Director Sidney Idemudia was asked to remark on what winning this award has meant to ILA.
MAY 2018: Dr. J. Pemberton Cyrus, ILA President and Associate Dean of Engineering, Undergraduate Studies of Dalhousie University, shares his insights with engineering graduates at the May 30, 2018 9am convocation ceremony. Dr. Cyrus answers the question: "What do I wish I knew when I was 22 and starting my career?"
OCTOBER 2017: Imhotep's Legacy Academy staff take a collective selfie to mark the end of ILA's 2017 Fall Professional Development (PD) Session, held in the Collaborative Health Education Building from October 14-15, 2017.
AUGUST 2017: ILA-TD Scholar, Kareem provides FIRST LEGO League (Robotics) demo to reception attendees
FEBRUARY 2016: Dr. Sophia Stone, Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at Dalhousie University (and an assisting professor for Imhotep's Legacy Academy) is one of the featured Role Models on the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)-Atlantic website.
FEBRUARY 2013: The Truro "Top Robots" FIRST Lego League (FLL) team competing at the provincial FLL competition hosted by Acadia University.