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Tech Talk: A Whole New Dimension of Sloth

By John Hillman, Opinions Editor • January 16, 2015

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It seems like every week there is a new story about 3D printing—astronauts on the ISS printing specialized tools, doctors talking about advances in …

The Evil That (Wannabe Alpha) Men Do

By Shannon Slade, Opinions Contributor • January 13, 2015

The Evil That (Wannabe Alpha) Men Do

The damage of the dentistry scandal extends further than the individuals directly affected.

We all get a little stressed out at this time of year. …

Tech talk: Self-driving cars

By John Hillman, Opinions Editor • January 13, 2015

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Self-driving cars will soon be rolling to a road near you.
Things have been a little grim around campus lately, so here’s a fun thought …

From the Archives: students struggling with misogyny.

By John Hillman, Opinions Editor • January 10, 2015

From the Archives: students struggling with misogyny.

While the publication of the degrading posts on the ‘Class of DDS 2015 Gentlemen’ Facebook page has led to the biggest campus scandal in …

Promised transparency in Dal’s investments not reassuring

By William Coney, Staff Contributor • December 1, 2014

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In the overall context of transparency at Dalhousie, a recent motion to publish the school’s publicly-traded holdings holds little ground
This article is not about …

From the Archives: Exam Season

By John Hillman, Opinions Editor • November 21, 2014

From the Archives: Exam Season

We all get a little stressed out at this time of year. It’s natural.
Just remember: no matter how bad your exam schedule seems, it …

Beach patrol puppies, lifeguard cats

By John Hillman, Opinions Editor • November 21, 2014

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Impawsibly pretty kitties and pups coming together to keep mew safe in the sun

I saw a fantastic video the other day of some dogs …

NaNoWriMo is overrated

By Dijay Savory, Opinions Contributor • November 21, 2014

NaNoWriMo is overrated

Not to be a downer, but you’re going to have edit that monstrosity eventually.

Writing is certainly a cool and attractive skill; nobody can doubt …

A feminist work in progress

By Shannon Slade, Opinions Contributor • November 21, 2014

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Overcoming social conditioning is harder than flipping a switch.

So, I was stuck sitting between two political aficionados at a Mooseheads game the other night. …

All you can eat

By Sarah Estrin, Opinions Contributor • November 14, 2014

All you can eat

Halifax’s unflattering food addiction.

When I first started the process of moving to Halifax, the joke was always “oh you’ll do well there; did you …