Shin Dong-hyuk visits Dal

Dong-hyuk spent three days in Halifax. (Photo via the Foreign Policy Initiative)

Dalhousie students had the opportunity to imagine the unimaginable when North Korean defector Shin Dong-hyuk shared his story at Risley Hall on March 9 during his recent visit to Halifax.…

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DASSS ist gut

DASSS Conference 2013 (Becky Richter photo)

  “Dream big and it could happen.” That’s how Katherine Strynatka described the experience of helping organize the fourth annual Dalhousie Arts & Social Sciences Society (DASSS) Conference 2013, which…

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Wiki-wunderkind

“We're going to see a turnaround in how Wikipedia is viewed within academia” —David Purdy.

  Like most great online discoveries, it was boredom that led David Purdy to Wikipedia back in 2006. Six years later, of the 35 million registered Wikipedia users the world…

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Barefoot balance

McCulloch is adding new court shoes to his collection now that he's joined Dal volleyball. (Alice Hebb photo)

“I have more shoes than just about anyone.” It’s an odd thing to hear from someone so well known for walking around campus in his bare feet. Rob McCulloch has…

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