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Kenneth Conrad  –  Student Life, Convocation, Science
Friday, May 31, 2024
Graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Sciences, Aaliyah Arab-Smith has her sights set on attending medical school and being a leader in the African Nova Scotian community.
Andrea Hart  –  Computer Science, Student Life, Convocation
Friday, May 31, 2024
Almas Anwar Hussain Shaikh says entering Dal's Master of Applied Computer Science program was one of the best decisions she's ever made. Finding a supportive tech community in Halifax was the gravy.
Matt Reeder  –  Sports, News, Community & Culture
Thursday, May 30, 2024
Dal's Department of Athletics & Recreation revealed the bold new faces of its varsity teams, channeling a fiercer version of both logos now better aligned with each other and the university's own brand.
Andrea Hart  –  Computer Science, Student Life, Convocation
Thursday, May 30, 2024
Manar Elgamil began her computer science studies from afar during the pandemic. When she finally arrived in Halifax, she dove in headfirst and became a passionate advocate for supporting women in tech.
Matt Reeder  –  Arts and Social Sciences, News, Community & Culture, Senior Administration
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Dal President Kim Brooks recruited a Costume Studies student to create a new design for her ceremonial garb, one that better reflects the land Dal sits on, the university's values, and her own identity.
Ryan Donato  –  Student Life, Health Professions, Convocation
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Aneika Vassal was Inspired by her elementary school nurse to work in healthcare, now a proud member of the Black Nurses Association of Nova Scotia with a keen interest in dementia research.
Ryan Donato  –  Student Life, Convocation, Health Professions
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Sun Lee saw the true impact of recreational therapists while working in the hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic and sought to become one herself.
Mark Campbell  –  Research, Health Professions, News
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Dal partners with industry leader to create a new artificial intelligence and healthy aging research chair and lab.
Genevieve MacIntyre  –  Student Life, Convocation, Arts and Social Sciences
Tuesday, May 28, 2024
Michelle Wang, whose own parents immigrated to Canada from China in the 1990s, met with other second-generation Canadians for her honours thesis on how food shapes cultural identities and experiences.
Kate Rogers  –  Medicine, Student Life, Convocation
Tuesday, May 28, 2024
Joel Richard's journey to become an astronaut ignited his passion for medicine.