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Alumni Spotlight: Stuart Slater

By Alix Dostal, Online Contributor • May 28, 2014

Stuart Slater

Alumni Spotlight is a series of interviews conducted with alumni by the Dalhousie Alumni Association.
Stuart Slater
Bachelor of Commerce, 1993
Professional designation: Partner/owner in a recruiting …

Alumni Spotlight: Courtney Larkin

By Alix Dostal, Online Contributor • May 23, 2014

Courtney Larkin

Alumni Spotlight is a series of interviews conducted with alumni by the Dalhousie Alumni Association.
Courtney Larkin
Bachelor of Management, 2010
Director, Annual Giving,
United Way Halifax
and
Business Manager,
Larkin …

Why aren’t you playing: Guacamelee!

By Vaughn Pearson, Games Columnist • February 28, 2014

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Is there anything cooler than a luchadore? No, there isn’t, and anyone who says otherwise doesn’t know what they’re talking about!
However, for those who …

Why aren’t you playing: Starbound

By Vaughn Pearson, Games Columnist • January 10, 2014

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At a cursory glance, the game industry is stagnating. With the big name developers pumping out game after game, there seems little regard for …

Why aren’t you playing: Antichamber

By Vaughn Pearson, Games Columnist • November 22, 2013

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I’ve rewritten this review a dozen times, now. I can’t find words for my experience with Antichamber–not because it was stupendous or too beautiful …

Taking advantage of those golden hours

By Mohamed Rask, Sports Contributor • November 22, 2013

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Everyone exercises with a goal in mind, be it dropping a few pounds or bulking up.  However, people often forget one of the most …

That three-letter word: Fixating on fetishes

By Joelline Girouard, Staff Contributor • October 11, 2013

Fetishes and fixations are objects or situations that a person finds extremely arousing. Ranging from feet and shoes to leather and latex, fetishes of …

That three-letter word: What can sex do for you?

By Joelline Girouard, Staff Contributor • September 27, 2013

(photo Bryn Karcha)

It’s generally understood that people like sex (if you don’t, that’s cool, too). Far from just being awesome in and of itself, getting busy …

Noshing frosh

By Caitie McIntosh, Arts Contributor • September 13, 2013

Local Food by Leandra Villermet – 02

The inevitable changes in first year are scary enough without the idea of a 15-pound weight gain.   Everyone will be quick to warn you …

Alumni Spotlight: Judi Rice

By Alix Dostal, Online Contributor • March 11, 2013

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Alumni Spotlight is a series of interviews conducted with members of the Dalhousie Alumni Association.
Judi Rice
Nickname: “Jude” or “Ricey”
Class of ‘75
Bachelor of Health and …