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Floral festivities: Dal 200 shows its community colours

Floral festivities: Dal 200 shows its community colours

Dal’s spirit of celebration can be found across Halifax and Truro this summer. Don’t miss the Dal 200 decorative installations at the Halifax Public Gardens, on the MacKay Bridge and in the Ag Campus Alumni Gardens.  Read more.

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Emily Borgal and Matt Reeder
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
The Honourable Murray Sinclair will be the first speaker in the fall portion of Dal 200’s “Year of Belonging.” Learn more about the first Aboriginal judge appointed in Manitoba and chairman of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, who will share his unique perspectives on diversity and inclusion with the Dal community on Wednesday, September 5.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
The theme of this year's Canada Day parade in Bible Hill was Dal's 200th anniversary — so it was only fitting that Ag Campus Dean and Principal David Gray was honorary parade marshall with Rocky and the Tiger as special guests.
Matt Reeder
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
There’s plenty more in store for Dal’s bicentennial year, including forums with U.S. civil rights legend Angela Y. Davis and Olympic gold medalist Mark Tewksbury, a battle of the wits between some of today’s top ocean and space experts, and an alumni-focused cross-Canada bus tour.

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Fallon Bourgeois
Friday, June 15, 2018
Leg two of Dalhousie's Coast to Coast bus tour visited Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto last week, with hundreds of alumni turning out to celebrate the university's 200th anniversary. Check out the photos and highlights.
Heather Aipperspach
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Hundreds of Haligonians got an up-close look at Dal’s 200-year history this past Sunday — building by building — as part of Doors Open Halifax.
Pat Lee
Thursday, May 31, 2018
All year long, Dalhousie is sharing the stories of some of the important individuals in its 200-year history through the Dalhousie Originals series. And student performers from the Fountain School of Performing Arts — including several members of the Class of 2018 — have been key to making it all possible.
Matt Reeder
Friday, May 25, 2018
When Dalhousie graduates leave convocation this year, they’ll get to take a little something extra home to remember their alma mater by: a copy of “A 200th Anniversary Portrait.” The new image-filled book, also now available for sale, casts a curatorial eye on the university's 200 year history.
Erin Elaine Casey
Friday, May 18, 2018
The Canadian Olympic champion and humanitarian delivered a deeply personal and often funny address on the theme of belonging to a packed crowd at Citadel High School in Halifax Thursday as part of Dal 200’s Belong Forum series.