Halifax students share political priorities

September 26, 2015

With less than a month left until the ballots are cast in our 42nd general election, we thought it was time to shift our focus. We’ve talked about party leaders and about Halifax candidates, but we realized that we weren’t… Continue Reading

$200,000 goes to King’s for international research

September 12, 2014

Halifax partnering with India, Singapore in cosmopolitanism research project On August 27, it was announced that the University of King’s College has received a grant of over $200,000 from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). King’s will form… Continue Reading

King’s students flooded out of rooms

January 17, 2014

As students at the University of King’s College were returning to school after their winter break, they were met with a nasty surprise. Pipes in the university’s largest residence, Alexandra Hall, had burst. On Saturday, Jan. 4, a burst sprinkler… Continue Reading

Not your mother’s feminism

October 11, 2013

“Women should build each other up instead of putting each other down.” These are the words of Ottawa-area high school teacher, Natalie Simard, when asked what feminism means to her. Natalie replied to the email I sent to a few… Continue Reading

King’s men’s volleyball program cut

September 06, 2013

The University of King’s College has cut its men’s volleyball program. The team was in the midst of a coaching transition, and this air of uncertainty led to a lack of commitment on the part of returning and incoming volleyball… Continue Reading

Public meeting shares little about new Dalhousie fitness facilities

April 04, 2013

Board of Governors will determine construction locations in June… Continue Reading

Students of Halifax, unite!

March 08, 2013

A call for solidarity … Continue Reading

On-campus rink still possible

February 15, 2013

Two-pad collaboration with Saint Mary’s not guaranteed… Continue Reading

Redefining Theatre: the King’s Infringement Festival

February 15, 2013

Student plays break the mold… Continue Reading

News Briefs

January 11, 2013

Dalhousie signs exchange deal with China’s Northeastern University Dal has signed an agreement with Northeastern University of China (NEU) to offer a joint international degree. Students from Shenyang in Liaoning Province will spend three years at NEU before heading to… Continue Reading

UPDATED: King’s Board of Governors defies students, approve new fee

November 28, 2012

UPDATE [Nov. 29, 8:20 p.m.]: The University of King’s College board of governors voted Thursday in favour of implementing a new athletics fee, reported the King’s Student Union on Twitter. The decision was made despite 70 per cent of voting students… Continue Reading

King’s orchestra in a church

November 09, 2012

The Halifax Music Co-op Orchestra, which left the King’s Student Union (KSU) last April, has found a permanent home at St. Philip’s Anglican Church in the West End. While executive director Faye Bontje says there has never been a feeling… Continue Reading

King’s tops Dal in title contest

November 02, 2012

The Dalhousie men’s Division II rugby team ended their stellar season with an overtime loss to King’s on championship weekend. The Tigers lost 20-15 at Merv Sullivan Park in Halifax. Scorers for Dal were Nick Rotta-Loria and Jake Exton, each… Continue Reading