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Belong Forum preview: 5 things you should know about Senator Murray Sinclair

Belong Forum preview: 5 things you should know about Senator Murray Sinclair

Dal 200’s “Year of Belonging” is welcoming its second Belong Forum speaker March 9: the Honourable Murray Sinclair. 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.  Read more.

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Matt Reeder
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Dal 200’s "Year of Belonging" is welcoming its first Belong Forum speaker March 1. Learn about how MIT historian Craig Steven Wilder's work is sparking important discussions and debates about race, slavery and higher education in North America.
Ryan McNutt
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Tuesday’s Bicentennial Launch offered a journey through Dalhousie University’s 200-year history, with the poetry of George Elliott Clarke as its guide. Featuring artistic talents from across the Dal community, the event was a showcase of the university’s two centuries of achievement with an eye towards its promising future.
Ryan McNutt
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Dalhousie Originals will highlight a different individual from the university's 200-year history each week during 2018. Learn more about how the Originals were chosen, how their stories and videos were produced (with the help of Fountain School student performers, pictured), and what to expect from the university’s signature storytelling project for its anniversary year.

Archives - Dal 200

Genevieve MacIntyre
Friday, January 26, 2018
During his lifetime, the music of Austrian composor Franz Schubert was most often performed at small gatherings dubbed "Schubertiades." This weekend, students in Dal's Fountain School of Performing Arts will bring the Schubertiade into the 21st century with a special performance event in the community, aligned with Dal's 200th anniversary.
Ryan McNutt
Monday, January 22, 2018
A Commerce alum might seem an unlikely author for a new piece of Dalhousie music. But with "The Eagle and Shield," a composition built on years of self-trained music experience, Paul St-Amand has crafted a celebratory anthem fitting for the university's bicentennial.
Emily Borgal
Friday, January 19, 2018
For international student Gashin Ghazizadeh, the Dal 200 Community Skate was more than a great way to kick off an anniversary year — it was an opportunity to try skating for the very first time.
Friday, January 19, 2018
Learn more about some of the exceptional students seen across campus on Dal’s 200th anniversary banners. Get to know Jeremy Stroud (International Food Business) and Summer Nasr (Animal Science).
Andrew Riley
Monday, January 15, 2018
Grad students interested in honing their presentation skills — and taking home cash prizes — are in luck: registration for Dal's annual 3 Minute Thesis competition is now open, with 200 spots available.