Dal 200

Celebrating a stellar 200th anniversary

Celebrating a stellar 200th anniversary

Members of the Dalhousie community gathered last Friday to look back on some of the 200th anniversary's many special moments and to look ahead to its legacy.  Read more.

Featured News

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
An anniversary year requires a party or two, and Dal 200 has had its fair share of big celebrations. Take a look back at some of the galas and gatherings that helped shape the year — from the Bicentennial Launch to the Coast-to-Coast bus tour.
Friday, December 7, 2018
Dal's 200th anniversary year was made vibrant through artistic works — from George Elliott Clarke's epic poem on the university's history to a unique, original theatrical take on Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Take a look at back some of the highlights from Dal 200's Belong Forum series, including such world-leading thinkers as Angela Davis and Temple Grandin.

Archives - Dal 200

Nick Pearce
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Photo essay: Dal Architecture students brought their Dal 200-inspired creation to Halifax's Parade of Lights this past weekend, with Fountain School students providing musical accompaniment.
Matt Reeder
Friday, November 16, 2018
The holiday season gets a Dal 200 kickstart this weekend as the university's entry in the Chronicle Herald Parade of Lights — led by students in the School of Architecture — will be accompanied by a special Fountain School soundtrack. Learn more about what's in store.
Ryan McNutt
Friday, November 16, 2018
Come to our Dal 200 wrap-up event on December 7 — a shared celebration of all who've helped make Dal’s anniversary year possible. The event will include food, song and the chance to contribute to the Dal 200 time capsule.
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.
Rebecca Rawcliffe
Thursday, November 8, 2018
For Dal's 200th anniversary year, the Faculty of Computer Science set out to double the number of female students entering its undergrad programs. The Faculty not only met this ambitious goal — it’s just getting started when it comes to increasing diversity in its field.