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Student feels her voice was lost over sound complaint

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • February 28, 2014

Lily Yang wants students in university housing to know their rights. (Photo by Chris Parent)

When the community room next door to her apartment was too loud for her comfort, Lily Yang thought she could rely on the Nova …

Greek societies feel “targeted” by sexual violence report

By Josh Stoodley, Online Editor • January 31, 2014

The Sigma Chi fraternity on South Street. (Photo by Kit Moran)

 
Members of the Halifax Greek Council believe they were misrepresented in a report released earlier this month by StudentsNS, examining sexual assault on Nova …

South House raising money to get on the bus

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • January 24, 2014

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 Dalhousie’s sexual and gender resource centre is fighting fire with fire—or, rather, ads with ads.
Pro-life ads from Signs for Life have …

What to know before you rent

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • January 24, 2014

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Nova Scotia is known for some of the most limiting rental rules in the country. While it’s not your best friend, the Nova Scotia …

Rate your rental

By Sima Sahar Zerehi, News Contributor • January 24, 2014

The DSU's housing board will aim to keep student renters informed. (Photo by Sima Sahar Zerehi)

 
The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) is creating an online housing board, where students will be able to review their housing in an effort to …

Saint Mary’s promises culture of consent

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • January 11, 2014

Saint Mary’s promises culture of consent

Saint Mary’s University is committed to serious cultural change following the release of a new report, says university president Colin Dodds.
The 110-page document, “Promoting …

Why investigative journalism still matters

By Sima Sahar Zerehi, News Contributor • November 1, 2013

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A group of award-winning journalists shared their cloak-and-dagger investigative tales at the 10th annual Joseph Howe Symposium. The Coast’s Tim Bousquet talked about how …

DSU rolls out new bike repair stands

By Nikki Jamieson, News Contributor • October 11, 2013

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Dalhousie bicyclists will no longer have to fear loose handlebars or flat tires.
On Sept. 26, a permanent bike repair stand was installed on the …

Election candidates at Dal

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • October 4, 2013

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The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) hosted a debate Sept. 30 among candidates from two heavily student-populated ridings, Halifax Chebucto and Halifax Citadel-Sable Island, leading …

Earl Grey runs in provincial election

By Jesse Ward, Editor-in-chief • September 27, 2013

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Trying to predict Nova Scotia’s next premier?
If you look to Facebook you’ll see that Jamie Baillie, Darrell Dexter and Stephen McNeil are all beat …