Dal 200

Settling a spirited "Great Debate"

Settling a spirited "Great Debate"

The gloves of gab were off at Dal 200’s Great Debate — a fun-filled, inspiring evening of science and discovery, featuring six big thinkers from around the world debating “space vs. ocean” as humanity’s next frontier.  Read more.

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Melanie Jollymore
Friday, November 9, 2018
More than 1,200 people converged on Halifax's new convention centre on Saturday night, filling the grand ballroom to capacity for a long-anticipated evening of celebration to mark Dalhousie Medical School's 150th anniversary.
Friday, October 26, 2018
Great things are rarely done alone — and that includes Dal's 200th anniversary. Learn more about the ongoing partnerships that are helping support the university's bicentennial celebrations.
Chris Benjamin
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Iconic African-American activist and scholar Angela Davis headlined the first Viola Desmond Legacy Lecture Tuesday night, part of Dal 200's Year of Belonging. The emotional evening — which also included the awarding of an honorary degree — was both a celebration of community and a powerful reminder of the long struggle towards change.

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Ryan McNutt
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Dalhousie’s Ignite dinner brought more than 1,200 alumni, friends, donors and community members to the Halifax Convention Centre to kick off the university’s third century with a celebration of creativity and inspiration in all its forms — from the scientist’s lab to the performing artist’s stage.
Chris Benjamin
Friday, September 28, 2018
Temple Grandin is perhaps both the world's best known animal scientist and the world's most famous person with autism. At her Dalhousie Belong Forum, she discussed what links those two together — and how important it is to encourage different styles of learning and thinking.
Erin Casey
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Nova Scotia artist Holly Carr has designed exclusive anniversary line featuring scarves, ties and other items — the first of which are now available from the Dalhousie Bookstore.
Matt Reeder
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
As Dalhousie celebrates the first Homecoming of its third century, there are more ways than ever to show your pride on campus and off. And thanks to a new partnership between Dal, police and the city this year, neighbourhood safety will be top of mind.
Monday, September 24, 2018
Last week, the Dal 200 team visited all four campuses to share info on upcoming Dal 200 events — with ice cream and prizes in tow, too!