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King’s offers bursaries for students without government loans

By Julia Schabas, News Contributor • September 19, 2014

King’s offers bursaries for students without government loans

Bursaries are for students who don’t qualify for loans because of high-income parents, but still can’t afford tuition

Students at the University of King’s College …

Dal Rebrands

By Sabina Wex, Assistant News Editor • September 19, 2014

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University drops “Inspiring Minds” in favour of simpler logo

Dalhousie changed its new logo by removing its tagline of 11 years, “Inspiring Minds.” The logo …

Say goodbye to the DSU handbook

By Eleanor Davidson, News Editor • September 19, 2014

Say goodbye to the DSU handbook

Dalhousie Student Union not releasing annual student guide due to cost, environmental issues
 
The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) is not releasing a student handbook this …

A University in the Digital World

By Eleanor Davidson, News Editor • September 19, 2014

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No email system can be fully secure, and as secure as the Dal email network is, it’s not immune to threats
By: Eleanor Davidson, News …

Divest Dal Launches 100 Days of Action

By Sabina Wex, Assistant News Editor • September 18, 2014

Divest Dal Launches 100 Days of Action

Activist group wants to remind BOG they aren’t going anywhere

Divest Dal launched its 100 Days of Action campaign on Aug. 18 and will …

Scholars and selfies start school year

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • September 18, 2014

Scholars and selfies start school year

Faculty, administration pledge to support students at induction
ceremony

Emceeing Dalhousie’s 2014 induction ceremony, provost and vice-president academic Carolyn Watters began with a request …

DSU opts out of Students NS governance review

By Sabina Wex, Assistant News Editor • September 15, 2014

DSU opts out of Students NS governance review

DSU don’t want anybody up in it’s business

The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) will facilitate its own democratic governance review
rather than participate in advocacy …

New Hazing policy implemented

By Victoria Walton, News Contributor • September 12, 2014

Dalhousie attempts to make students feel welcome
New students hear warnings of hazing and initiation before they even arrive for orientation week, but Dalhousie is …

Fountain School opens

By Victoria Walton, News Contributor • September 12, 2014

Fountain School opens

Arts have a new home at Dal
The much-anticipated Fountain School of Performing Arts opened its doors in July, considerably expanding music, theatre and film …

LeMarchant Place Mixed-Use Facility Now Open

By Leah Stall, Arts contributor • September 12, 2014

LeMarchant Place Mixed-Use Facility Now Open

Mixed-use facility adds apartment-style residences as well as new home for student services
 
A new residence on Dalhousie’s Studley campus, LeMarchant Place, opened last week …