Photo Stories

Matt Reeder with photos by Nick Pearce  –  Research, Senior Administration, News, Human Resources
Friday, June 21, 2019
Members of the Dal community came together Wednesday afternoon at the second-annual Legacy Awards to recognize faculty and staff who have gone above-and-beyond in their work and in the community.
Erica Gagnon  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Dalhousie welcomed youth and families from across HRM to the Faculties of Health and Dentistry this past weekend for hands-on learning about health and wellness.
Lucas Mancini  –  Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Community & Culture
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Dal’s School of Architecture is constructing new perspectives for African Nova Scotian high school students with an outreach program in partnership with the youth initiative of the Black Business Initiative.
Ryan McNutt  –  Music, News, Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Last week, the Fountain School brought together several prominent supporters of Dalhousie’s Performing Arts Campaign to set the stage for groundbreaking on the $38.5M expansion to the Dalhousie Arts Centre – a project set to further transform performing arts education in Atlantic Canada.
Ryan McNutt  –  Music, News, Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Last week, the Fountain School brought together several prominent supporters of Dalhousie’s Performing Arts Campaign to set the stage for groundbreaking on the $38.5M expansion to the Dalhousie Arts Centre – a project set to further transform performing arts education in Atlantic Canada.
Matt Reeder  –  News, Architecture and Planning, Engineering, Community & Culture
Friday, April 26, 2019
Dal and its partners celebrated the grand opening of the new Emera ideaHUB on Sexton Campus this Thursday, a space for young companies and entrepreneurs to develop unique technologies and compete on a global scale.
Marlo MacKay  –  Libraries, News
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Space and geography fans of all ages gathered at the Killam Library last week to get their first look at the new Chris Hadfield Space Photographs Collection.
Monday, April 15, 2019
Graeme Gunn  –  Student Life
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Read the full list of recipients of the 2019 Impact Awards, celebrating outstanding student achievement on campus.
Office of Advancement (Photos by Danny Abriel)  –  Alumni
Friday, March 8, 2019
Last week, students came out in droves to write thank-you notes to donors, celebrating the important role philanthropy plays in supporting Dalhousie students and researchers.
Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Hundreds of people started their week in a different way than usual Monday morning, dropping by Dalhousie's campus to take part in a live video conversation with Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques, who is currently living on the International Space Station.
Sarah Nearing  –  Music, Community & Culture, Arts and Social Sciences
Friday, February 15, 2019
It's the culmination of months of practice and, in many cases, years of training — which makes the Fountain School's annual Concerto Night truly a special concert.
Ryan McNutt with apologies to Clement Moore. (Danny Abriel photos)  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 21, 2018
Photo essay: The Dal community sang itself into the holiday break Thursday afternoon at the much-beloved Annual Carol Sing.
Obinna Esomchukwu  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 14, 2018
The Dalhousie Art Gallery's Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition, on until the 21st, is an annual December highlight.
Matt Reeder  –  Dal 200
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Dal 200 wrapped up with a singalong spectacular last week, as attendees at the final bicentennial event of the year looked back on some of the 200th anniversary's many special moments and ahead to its legacy.
Nick Pearce  –  Music, Dal 200, Architecture and Planning, Student Life, Architecture, Community & Culture, Arts and Social Sciences
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.
Ryan McNutt  –  Facilities Management, News, Agriculture
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Dal’s new $26.5-million Biomass Energy Plant in Truro is not only meeting the Ag Campus’s thermal needs — it’s providing Nova Scotia Power with electricity and is the first of its kind on a university campus in North America.
Chris Benjamin  –  Dal 200
Friday, October 26, 2018
Athlete, philanthropist, and accessibility advocate Rick Hansen brought a message of optimism to the final Belong Forum of Dal's 200th anniversary, sharing stories from his remarkable life on creating a more accessible world for all.
Chris Benjamin  –  Dal 200
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.
Danny Abriel  –  Community & Culture
Monday, October 15, 2018
Photo essay: Dal's ninth-annual Mawio'mi celebrated Mi'kmaw tradition and culture with a powwow, market, meal and more.
Matt Reeder  –  Engineering, Architecture and Planning, News
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Government leaders, donors, the Dal community and others gathered together Wednesday morning to celebrate the grand opening of Dal's IDEA Project: a $64-million transformation of the university's downtown campus that's sparking a new era in engineering, architecture and planning education.
Nick Pearce  –  Health Professions, Dal 200
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Photo essay: Attendees at Shaun T's community workout event — hosted by the Faculty of Health for Dal 200 — left sweaty, tired and inspired.
Ryan McNutt  –  Dal 200, News, Alumni, Community & Culture
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.
Ryan McNutt and Carolina Bustamante  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Dal community celebrated respect in its community at its annual Pink Day events last week, featuring a community BBQ and other gatherings across all four campuses.
Ryan McNutt (with files from ASLA)  –  Biology, Science, Community & Culture
Monday, October 1, 2018
Prior to the start of the fall term, Dal faculty and students welcomed 30 science teachers from across the province to campus for a free day of learning and professionally development through the Atlantic Science Links Association.
Emma Geldart  –  Student Life, Agriculture, News
Friday, September 28, 2018
The new Student Learning Commons on Dal's Agricultural Campus, which celebrates its grand opening this week, offers students a bright, exciting space to relax, to study and to socialize.
Carter Hutton  –  Student Life
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Last Saturday, more than 100 students turned out under sunny skies to volunteer as part of the university's annual Community Day, donating their time to several different community organizations.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Dal 200, Agriculture, Community & Culture
Thursday, August 30, 2018
This past weekend the Bicentennial Botanical Garden was officially launched on the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus with the ceremonial planting of a new Black Ash (or "Wisqoq" in Mi'kmaq).
Nick Pearce
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Photo Essay: Hundreds visited Dal's Truro campus last week for its annual Community Day, featuring fun, hands-on activities for all ages to discover agriculture.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Photo essay: Members of the Dal community sported their rainbow colours and hit the streets last Saturday to take part in the Halifax Pride Parade.
Katelyn Barker  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Last week, Dal welcomed 45 youth to campus in partnership with United Way Halifax for a day camp full of fun, hands-on activities — from science experiments to shooting hoops.
Staff  –  Dal 200, Agriculture
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.
Nick Pearce
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Photo essay: Faculty and staff toasted the arrival of summer and the accomplishments of the past academic year at the Strawberry Jam campus social.
Nick Pearce
Friday, June 22, 2018
Photo Essay: Highlights from the first Dalhousie Legacy Awards this past Wednesday, celebrating faculty and staff achievement across the university.
Fallon Bourgeois  –  Dal 200, Alumni
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.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Agriculture, Community & Culture
Thursday, June 14, 2018
More than 500 grade 7 students visited Dal's Faculty of Agriculture last month for the "Amazing AgZone Race," an eye-opening experience presented jointly with the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Highlights from Dal's participation in Doors Open Halifax, and hundreds of visitors dropped by six Dal buildings and a special Dal 200 exhibit at Halifax City Hall.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Molly Marcott  –  Student Life, Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences
Monday, April 30, 2018
Dalhousie took its first step toward gender equality in academia when it admitted its first female students in 1881, something Costume Studies students celebrated this year by recreating women’s choice of dress during those early years of change.
Pat Lee  –  Dal 200, Theatre, Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture
Monday, March 26, 2018
For "Drums and Organs" — the Fountain School's modern spin on Frankenstein for Dal's 200th anniversary — every stitch has been thoughtfully schemed and sewn by students in Dal's Costume Studies program.
Hayat Showail, Laara Richardson, and Rigel Biscione  –  Community & Culture
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Dalhousians of all kinds — students, faculty and staff — pitched in during Dal 200's Days of Action initiative in February, contributing nearly 5,200 hours of civic engagement.
Chris Benjamin  –  Dal 200, Community & Culture
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Last Saturday's African Nova Scotian Music Awards, held at Dalhousie for the first time in its 20-year history, showcased some of the best and most exciting music Nova Scotia has to offer.
Bruce Bottomley and Nick Pearce
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Photo essay: Last month more than 400 students came out to say "#dalTHANKS" to the alumni and friends who have supported their studies through scholarships, spaces and more.
Danny Abriel and Nick Pearce  –  Dal 200
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Visual highlights — from the stage and behind the scenes — of the first big signature event of Dalhousie's 200th anniversary.
Cherry Au  –  Community & Culture
Thursday, January 18, 2018
The 64th annual Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni exhibition at the Dalhousie Art Gallery (which runs through January 28) showcases the hidden and not-so-hidden artistic talents that span the Dalhousie community.
Nick Pearce / Johanna Matthews  –  Dal 200, Community & Culture
Friday, January 5, 2018
Photo Essay: Dal 200's first day saw hundreds of community members join faculty, staff and students for public skates in both Halifax and Truro.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Photo Essay: Holiday cheer abounded at the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing, bringing 2017 to a close with a spirited selection of seasonal songs.
Nick Pearce, Genevieve MacIntyre and Tim Mombourquette  –  Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture, Alumni
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Photos and videos from a special "Jingle Bell Rock"-ing edition of The Big Sing, a local drop-in singing event run by two Dal alumni, co-hosted by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
Nick Pearce and Danny Abriel  –  Dal 200
Friday, December 1, 2017
Dal community members came out ready to celebrate for this month's "Sneak Peek" events, revealing just some of the events and activities planned for Dal's anniversary year in 2018.
Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture, Arts and Social Sciences
Friday, November 24, 2017
Dal students interested in traditional Chinese calligraphy received a first-hand lesson Tuesday from a local master well versed in the art’s many distinct styles.
Niecole Comeau  –  Student Life, Biology, Science
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Dal Biology students get a hands-on experience studying tropical ecology in one of the world's biodiversity hotspots.
Matt Reeder  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Dal's eighth-annual Mawio'mi Monday afternoon brought dozens of traditional dancers, drummers and community members to campus in celebration of Mi'kmaq History Month.
Rebekah Bailey  –  Student Life, Agriculture
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
The Faculty of Agriculture's annual College Royal event celebrated agricultural education and animal showmanship, with students and faculty/staff all taking part.
Carter Hutton  –  Student Life
Thursday, September 21, 2017
The Dal community was treated to the soulful sounds of Daniel Caesar and the indie-rock punch of Wintersleep as part of DalFest's 10th annual weekend music extravaganza.
Jordan Zarvie and Keltie Jones  –  Student Life, News
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Hundreds of Dalhousie's newest students arrived at residences in Halifax and Truro over the weekend, ready to settle in and begin an exciting new chapter in their lives.
Meaghan Bartlett  –  Physics and Atmospheric Science, Science, Community & Culture
Friday, August 25, 2017
Hundreds flocked to Dalhousie's Dunn Building Monday afternoon for an up-close (and safe) look at the partial solar eclipse.
Nick Pearce  –  Oceans, Community & Culture, Oceans
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Photo Essay: Haligonians, Dalhousians, tourists and more bid adieu to the 2017 Tall Ships Regatta on Tuesday with a blue-coloured showcase of ocean pride.
Carter Hutton  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Photo Essay: Members of the Dalhousie community took to the streets of Halifax last Saturday to take part in the 2017 Halifax Pride Parade.
Nick Pearce  –  Agriculture, Community & Culture
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Photo Essay: This year's Faculty of Agriculture Community Day was held at Truro’s Civic Square and Farmer’s Market, attracting hundreds of visitors with fun, engaging, hands-on activities.
Ryan McNutt  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Friday, July 21, 2017
Dalhousie Pride Week kicked off on Friday, July 21 with flag raising ceremonies in both Halifax and Truro, celebrating the contributions of diverse and intersecting individuals and groups within the university community.
Danny Abriel  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Photo Essay: Faculty and staff marked the end of another successful academic year with ice cream and other treats at the annual Strawberry Social in Halifax.
Kaitlin Burek
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Photos: More than 1,000 vistors dropped by Dalhousie's Steele Ocean Sciences Building during Doors Open Halifax earlier this month — hanging out with mermaids, having close encounters with ocean life and learning about exciting research in our region.
Nicole LeBlanc  –  Medicine, Student Life
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Photo Essay: Each year, first-year Medicine students at Dal spend a week observing a Maritime rural physician in practice, helping them learn about health-care delivery across our region.
Carter Hutton  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Photo Essay: The Dalhousie International Students' Society brought the world to campus last week with its annual International Night.
Carter Hutton  –  Student Life
Monday, March 20, 2017
Photo Essay: The Trojans and Bighorns kicked ice as Dal students raised $13,000 for the IWK Foundation at the 2017 Residence Charity Face-Off.
Carter Hutton  –  Sports
Friday, March 17, 2017
Photo Essay: The sights of the Dal-hosted U Sports Final 8, at which the Dalhousie Tigers men's basketball team claimed their its ever medal finish.
Matt Semansky  –  Sports
Friday, March 10, 2017
No matter the sport, a Tigers game is an experience that unites students, alumni, staff and faculty. We were courtside for the Tigers' thrilling Final 8 quarter-final victory last Thursday night to talk to Tigers fans about their experience.
Niecole Comeau  –  Physics and Atmospheric Science, Science, Community & Culture
Thursday, February 16, 2017
It began as a “back of the van” operation with a Dal Physics professor at the wheel. Now, at its new waterfront location, Halifax’s Discovery Centre is set to inspire a whole new generation of young people with fun, hands-on science.
Ryan McNutt  –  Physics and Atmospheric Science, Research, Science, Chemistry, News
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
His team has developed lithium-ion battery technology used around the world today. Now, Jeff Dahn (NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair) is this year's recipient of the Herzberg Gold Medal, Canada's top award for scientific achievement. His win is Dalhousie's third Herzberg medal in four years.
Rachael Kelly  –  Research, Law, Community & Culture
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
In November, more than 300 attendees from various professions came together in Halifax to discuss the future of restorative justice in Canada.
Matt Reeder  –  Research, Science, Oceans, Biology, Oceans, Ocean Tracking Network
Monday, January 9, 2017
Over the past decade, the Dal-hosted Ocean Tracking Network has provided researchers around the world with unprecedented data on the movements, migrations and interactions of marine species — including the seals who call Sable Island home. Now, the network will continue its important work thanks to new support from the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Major Science Initiatives Fund.
Nick Pearce  –  Music, Community & Culture, Arts and Social Sciences
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Photo Essay: Christmas classics, Hanukkah favourites, a performance from the All Nations Drum group — members of the Dal community were treated to a sensational suite of seasonal sounds at the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing this week.
Zoe Bell  –  Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Community & Culture
Thursday, November 17, 2016
In what has become an annual tradition, students in Dal's School of Architecture are hard at work building a bike-propelled showcase of light and colour for this Saturday's Holiday Parade of Lights in Halifax.
Jordan Zarvie  –  Student Life
Friday, November 4, 2016
Photo Essay: Highlights from Diwali Night, a celebration co-hosted by the student society INDISA in recognition of the Hindu festival of lights.
Staff  –  Student Life, Arts and Social Sciences, Community & Culture
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Photo Essay: Last week's China Day was a celebration of Dal's connections with the Asian country, complete with panel discussions, cultural performances and more.
Zoe Bell  –  Registrar, News
Friday, October 28, 2016
Record numbers of future students and their families came to campus this past weekend for Halifax's annual Open House event. Don't miss Truro's Open House this Saturday!
Dana Windsor  –  Agriculture, Community & Culture
Friday, October 21, 2016
Students and staff on the Agricultural Campus showed sheep and cattle at the annual College Royal competition.
Cherry Au  –  Community & Culture, Alumni
Thursday, October 20, 2016
The annual President's Fun Run/Walk last weekend saw more than 650 people (and dogs!) take part in a breezy jog across all three Halifax campuses.
Ryan McNutt, with files from the Government of Nova Scotia (Photos: Office of the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia)
Monday, October 17, 2016
Photos: Last week Dalhousie professor and acclaimed bioethicist Françoise Baylis received the Order of Nova Scotia, along with Nobel prize-winning alumnus Art McDonald and Elder in Residence Doug Knockwood.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Attendees at Dal's seventh-annual Mawio'mi were treated to a traditional feast and had the opportunity to enjoy traditional drummers, dancers, artist and crafters, along with a reading from Halifax Poet Laureate Rebecca Thomas.
Karen Cairney  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Dal brought together students and neighbours for its first Community BBQ on Jennings Street this past weekend.
Danny Abriel  –  Community & Culture
Friday, September 30, 2016
Photo Essay: On Thursday, September 29, as part of Respect Week, Dal celebrated its annual "Pink Day," wearing pink to promote pride, safety and inclusion in our community.
Carter Hutton
Friday, September 23, 2016
Photo Essay: Highlights from last weekend's DSU DalFest concerts, which featured performances from Tyler Shaw, Dear Rogue, Jess Moskaluke and more.
Nikki Comeau  –  Science, News, Student Life, Biology, Community & Culture
Friday, September 16, 2016
Last week, Dal’s science community shed light on the incredible biodiversity found on the university’s urban campus with a unique sort of scavenger hunt.
Molly Marcott  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Nearly 200 Dal students spent their first Saturday of the school year volunteering with 14 different community organizations across Halifax.
Jordan Zarvie and Keltie Jones  –  Student Life, Bookstore
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Photo Essay: Hundreds of new students arrived on campus Saturday, checking into residence and starting the next phase of their lives as members of the Dalhousie community.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture, Agriculture
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Photos: A sampling of sights from the Faculty of Agriculture's annual Community Day, which welcomed more than 1,000 guests eager to explore Dal's Agricultural Campus.
Nick Pearce and Jordan Zarvie
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Photos: Dalhousie took part in Pride Parades in both Halifax and Truro over the past week, showing support for and solidarity with LGBTQ+ individuals and communities.
Nick Pearce and Jordan Zarvie
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Photos: Dalhousie took part in Pride Parades in both Halifax and Truro over the past week, showing support for and solidarity with LGBTQ+ individuals and communities.
Nick Pearce and Danny Abriel  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Photos: To kick off Dal's first Pride Week, the Pride flag was hoisted at flag-raising ceremonies in both Halifax and Truro.
Kelly Taylor / Nick Pearce  –  Human Resources, Senior Administration, Community & Culture
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Photos: Dal's annual Strawberry Social event for faculty and staff, held on May 27, brought the Dal community together to mark the successful conclusion of another academic year.
Stephanie Rogers  –  Agriculture, News, Community & Culture
Friday, June 10, 2016
On Friday, the Mi’kmaq Grand Council Flag was permanently installed on the Dalhousie Agricultural Campus — a first for a Nova Scotia university.
Ryan McNutt / Nick Pearce  –  Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Planning, Community & Culture
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Photos: The home of Dal’s Faculty of Architecture and Planning was a popular destination at this past weekend’s Doors Open Halifax, with several hundred attendees getting a special look inside one of Dal’s oldest buildings.
Katherine Doyle  –  Student Life, Agriculture
Friday, April 8, 2016
Dal's Faculty of Agriculture celebrated some of its most outstanding students at its annual Student Achievement Reception, thanking those who make a difference on the Agricultural Campus.
Jordan Zarvie  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Although the Bighorns prevailed over the Trojans at the 11th Annual Residence Charity Face-Off, the real winners were IWK Health Centre patients and families, with Dal students raising nearly $15,000.
Paige Black  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 18, 2015
The Dal community, along with family and friends, came together Thursday to partake in one of the university's longstanding musical traditions: the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing.
Josh Boyter  –  Research, Arts and Social Sciences, International
Thursday, December 10, 2015
The Dal-hosted Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative travelled to Sudan last month on a high-level advocacy mission with UNICEF South Sudan to reduce the rampant use of child soldiers in the country.
Keri Irwin  –  Registrar, News
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Open House 2015 brought 1,900 future students, parents and friends to Dal's Halifax campuses for an up-close look at everything the university has to offer. Also: don't miss the Faculty of Agriculture's own Discovery Day this Friday, November 6!
Marie Visca  –  Senior Administration, Health Professions, News, Community & Culture
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Hundreds of students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members took part in the President's Annual Fun Run/Walk this past weekend, a highlight of the university's Homecoming weekend.
Ryan McNutt  –  Music, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Computer Science, Community & Culture, Arts and Social Sciences
Monday, October 19, 2015
Photo Essay: Checking out some of the Dal exhibits from this past weekend's Nocturne art festival in Halifax.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Friday, October 2, 2015
Photo essay: This week's annual Dal Mawio'mi (or "powwow") embraced the practices and history of the indigenous peoples of Halifax.
Danny Abriel  –  Community & Culture
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Photo Essay: Respect Week at Dal reached its most colourful point Tuesday as faculty, staff and students wore pink and celebrated the importance of respect within our community.
Ali Seglins  –  Student Life
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Dalhousie's Studley quad was electrified last Friday and Saturday evenings as Yukon Blonde, Hollerado, BadBadNotGood and other musical acts performed at DalFest
Ali Seglins, Danny Abriel, Jordan Zarvie, Dal AC (Truro).
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Our photographers were out and about on campus last week, capturing the sights as new students were introduced to the spirit and energy of the Dal community.
Matt Reeder  –  Student Services, Student Life, Residence, Community & Culture
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Last Saturday students contributed more than 600 volunteer hours to 11 Halifax organizations during Community Day, an annual event linking students with opportunities to make a difference in their local community.
Ali Seglins, photos
Friday, July 31, 2015
Photo Essay: Dal students, staff and faculty showed their colours at the 2015 Halifax Pride Parade.
Danny Abriel (photos), Stephanie Rogers (text)
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Photo Essay: From sheep shearing demonstrations to crafting handmade rings from horseshoe nails, there were no shortage of unique activities for the hundreds of community members who dropped by the Agricultural Campus' annual Community Open House last week.
Communications & Marketing  –  News, Student Life, Community & Culture, Alumni
Thursday, July 23, 2015
In advance of Saturday's Pride Parade, we ask members of the planning committee, "What's your pride?"
Lora Arenburg  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Friday, July 3, 2015
About 600 staff and faculty came together at the Strawberry Social in Halifax last week to mark the end of another academic year.
Nick Pearce / Stephanie Rogers  –  Human Resources, Agriculture, Community & Culture
Monday, June 29, 2015
Photo Essay: Employees got their hands dirty and helped out with campus gardening at this month's Boots 'n' Blooms events in Halifax and Truro.
Nikki Comeau
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Tesla Motors co-founder and Chief Technology Officer JB Straubel was on campus earlier this week to sign an exclusive research agreement with Dalhousie's Jeff Dahn.
Nick Pearce w/ Dustin Meagher  –  Marine Biology, Science, Oceanography, Biology, Community & Culture, Ocean Tracking Network
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Photo highlighst from Doors Open Halifax at Dalhousie's Steele Ocean Sciences Buidling.
Ryan McNutt  –  Community & Culture
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Photo essay: Dal alumni and student volunteers quenched the thirsts of hundreds of runners and walkers Sunday morning at the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon.
Bruce Bottomley  –  Student Life, International
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Photo Essay: Highlights from Dal's annual celebration of its global community.
Jenna Smith  –  Student Life
Thursday, March 19, 2015
The Residence Charity Series came to a close last weekend with the annual hockey showdown and lots of money raised for the IWK Foundation.
Misha Noble-Hearle  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
After leading the build of a surprise ice wall last February, Dal student Hadrian Laing decided to bring a different kind of winter fun to the Studley Quad this year: a Game of Thrones-style chair of ice.
Ryan McNutt  –  Research, Science, Chemistry, News
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
These days, the majority of chemical calculations used by researchers and companies around the world rely on theories and formulas developed in large part by Axel Becke. Now, the impressive career of Dalhousie's Killam Chair in Computational Science is being celebrated with NSERC's highest honour — the second year in a row the award has been presented to a Dal researcher.
Nick Pearce  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 19, 2014
Photos from the Annual Dalhousie Carol Sing, which brought together Dal community members and their families in a choir to perform seasonal favourites.
Rosalie Fralick  –  Community & Culture
Friday, December 12, 2014
The Dalplex Christmas Craft Fair is an annual highlight of the holiday season. We sent student writer Rosalie Fralick to check out the sights.
Kaity D'Agostino  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The "For The Health of It" fundraiser showcased the incredible student talent found in Dal's health disciplines while supporting the community.
Marie Visca  –  Community & Culture
Friday, November 7, 2014
Dal's annual campaign in support of United Way, a tradition that dates back nearly 90 years, kicked off this week with Halifax hosting a "Carnival of Caring."
Marie Visca  –  Student Life, Community & Culture
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Over 75 Dal students took to the streets of Halifax on Halloween – not to build their own candy stashes, but to collect non-perishable food items for Feed Nova Scotia.
Nick Pearce
Thursday, October 30, 2014
As part of Homecoming, Dal alumni, students, faculty and staff took to the streets of Halifax for a fun run and walk across all three city campuses.
Mary Bateman  –  Registrar, News
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Dal's Halifax campuses were alive with energy last weekend as more than 1,800 future students and parents attended this year's Dalhousie Open House. (Plus: photo and social media highlights)
Robyn McCallum  –  Agriculture, Community & Culture
Thursday, October 23, 2014
This year's College Royal on the Agricultural Campus featured the Farmers' Olympics, livestock competitions and a special honour in memory of one of the Faculty of Agriculture's most beloved professors.
Ali Seglins  –  Student Life
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Dal Student Life photographer Ali Seglins was on hand to capture the Charity Kick-Off—the year's first event of the Residence Charity Series.
Marie Visca  –  Community & Culture
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Dal community united local Aboriginal leaders and community members last Thursday at the university's annual "powwow" in honour of our region's Mi'kmaq heritage.
Staff  –  Convocation, News
Friday, October 10, 2014
We celebrate Dal's newest class of graduates with our photo and social media highlights from Fall Convocation ceremonies.
Danny Abriel and Nick Pearce
Friday, October 3, 2014
Our photographers asked Pink Day attendees to share their definition of "respect." Here's what they had to say.
Misha Noble-Hearle  –  Human Resources, Community & Culture
Friday, October 3, 2014
Dal's annual "Pink Day" took place this past Tuesday, with colourful events on all four campuses celebrating respect and inclusion in our community.
Staff (Photos by Ali Seglins)
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Photos and social media highlights from the DSU's annual "back to school" celebration concert.
Staff  –  Student Life
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Our team of photographers was all over campus during an energetic first week for our newest students. Here are some of the highlights.
Danny Abriel
Monday, September 8, 2014
DSU's Shine Day raised funds for Shinerama and Cystic Fibrosis research last Wednesday. We've got the photo highlights.