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DSU votes to leave CASA, Students NS

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • February 28, 2014

DSU votes to leave CASA, Students NS

Over $140k freed up to consider internal advocacy

The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) has voted to end its memberships with federal and provincial lobbying groups, …

DSU says “nay” to controversial law school

By Jackson Haime, Opinions Contributor • February 7, 2014

Students from the Schulich School of Law led the move to have the DSU challenge Trinity Western. (Photo by Melina Garner)

The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) will be urging the Nova Scotia Barrister’s Society to not recognize graduates of an upcoming law school that is …

Florizone in Israel

By Josh Fraser, Opinions Contributor • January 31, 2014

Florizone in Israel

What it means, to and for Dal
Dalhousie president Richard Florizone was in Israel earlier this month as a member of Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s …

Ottawa man facing deportation speaks at Dal

By Eleanor Davidson, Arts Contributor • January 31, 2014

Budlakoti and Halifax lawyer Lee Cohen answer questions at Dal. (Photo by Sima Sarah Zerehi)

“He was a citizen…they took that away.”
Deepan Budlakoti is a stateless man. Born and raised in Ottawa, he is now facing deportation from his …

DSU councillors question value of student advocacy groups

By Sima Sahar Zerehi, News Contributor • January 29, 2014

DSU councillors question value of student advocacy groups

Relationship to be evaluated in future meeting

The Dalhousie Student Union (DSU) is considering leaving the two provincial and federal advocacy groups it belongs …

News Briefs

By Dalhousie Gazette Staff • January 17, 2014

Dalhousie is fighting the flu—on a bigger scale. (via StockPhoto)

Dal announces new partnership to tackle the flu
by Nicolas Haddad, news contributor
As new strains of influenza appear across the globe, Dalhousie is staying ahead …

Enrolment is down at most other universities—how about Dal?

By Sabina Wex, Staff Contributor • January 17, 2014

Are seats staying full? (Photo by Asrar UlHaq)

Dalhousie’s enrolment almost 24% higher than in 2002
Dalhousie’s 2013 enrolment now sits 23.7 per cent higher than it did in 2002, at 18,531 students. …

Q&A with Elizabeth May

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • September 26, 2013

Q&A with Elizabeth May

The Dal law school graduate sits down with her alma mater’s student paper
Elizabeth May, leader of the federal Green party and lifetime environmental activist, …

Stand up for Science rally at Dalhousie

By Kristie Smith, News Editor • September 19, 2013

Megan Leslie_Bryn Karcha

Packed house challenges federal cuts to scientific programs
Halifax was one of 17 cities across Canada to host a Stand up for Science rally.
Speakers …

Pro-rape chant also sung at UBC

By Arno Rosenfeld, The Ubyssey • September 12, 2013

Sauder dean The Ubyssey pro-rape chant

Controversy parallels Saint Mary’s firestorm
VANCOUVER (NUW) —“An actual cheer at ubc,” a Sauder School of Business first-year wrote on Twitter. “Y-O-U-N-G at UBC we …