Posts by Dalhousie

The Library Problem

By Samantha Elmsley • March 14, 2014

The Library Problem

I felt really uncomfortable when I read the proposed budget cuts to the library acquisitions budget for the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences …

Tuition hike recommended for all Dalhousie students

By Kristie Smith • February 27, 2014

Tuition hike recommended for all Dalhousie students

If you checked your Dalhousie email yesterday, you know: budget time is upon us.
The university’s Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) has released their report making …

Low condom usage rates at Dalhousie ‘terrifying’

By Sabina Wex • February 14, 2014


Adele had never bought condoms before. Whenever she had sex, the guy always had them in his wallet or his drawer. So when the …

Campus’ most elegant edifice

By Josh Fraser • February 7, 2014

The perfect place for introverts to be alone, together. (Photo by Josh Fraser)

I feel as though I am divulging secrets, letting a curious cat out of the bag when I talk about my favourite spot on …

Are we all in this together?

By Jackson Haime • January 31, 2014

Will these bleachers be filled the next time around? (Photo by Kit Moran)

When was the last time you were at a Dalhousie sporting event? When was the last time you watched the Tigers from a set …

School on full speed: A product of pressure

By Rosalie Fralick • January 31, 2014

School on full speed: A product of pressure

Students nationwide are feeling the pressures of getting the best grades, applying for the biggest scholarships and getting the top jobs in their fields. …

Letters to the Editor: Partnership between Dal and Israeli university encouraging

By Tamar Ellis • January 30, 2014

Richard Florizone with Rivka Carmi, president of Ben-Gurion University. (Press photo via Dal)

Dear editor,
As an Israeli citizen and a proud Dal student, I am very pleased to see the continued partnership between Israel and Dalhousie—as illustrated …

An unwelcome move

By Amer Hussein • January 30, 2014


On Jan. 21, 2014, Dalhousie president Richard Florizone accompanied Prime Minister Stephen Harper on his first official visit to Israel as part of a …

Undergraduate research

By Janice Allen • January 24, 2014

Researching, writing and presenting professionally prepares undergrads for the realities of most master's programs. (Photo by Dale Prince via Flickr)

The role of undergraduate research has been debated recently, including in the Gazette. Presenting at conferences or writing for journals alongside one’s studies may …

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 …