“Dalhousie faculty provided the leadership and mentorship that helped me to go from being a young South African student, filled with dreams, to being...”Debra B.
Dalhousie’s story is a series of chapters created by the students, alumni, faculty and staff who’ve walked our halls and shaped our community. We invite you to share your favourite memories—because your story is our story.
“Took about 20h flight to Dal and learnt how to live independently. Learnt how to deal with different unexpected situation by myself. ”Shubo W.
“I will not be who I am today, personally and professionally, without Dal. Thank you, for everything!”Samina R.
“I was introduced to the world of knowledge and art at Dalhousie Theatre Acting program, 1978 to 1981. All I knew prior to attending...”Pat H.
“The opportunity Dalhousie provided me to grow was exceptional. It challenged me but Dal allowed me to find my place within the campus to...”Armaan A.
“My Experience at Dal was one of exploring who I was. The international and work abroad dept gave me the opportunity to explore the...”Michel P.
“I made a visual arts community with the Artists of Dal society in my 2nd year. In my 3rd year, we collaborated with the...”Claudia G.
“Dal has provided me with endless opportunities. I first feel in love with Dal during my undergrad and returned to work for the university...”Jocelyn A.
“I didn't grow up wanting to be an accountant. Who does? But Professor Carrol looked at me and told me I should be a...”Peter T.
“Spending countless hours with Sodales, the debate club!”Lars B.
“I remember Innovation & Creativity.”Charbel N.
“The opportunities and credentials that are available for co-curricular participation. To be able to engage in something you value other than education and contributing...”Punya R.
“The day I came for my interview at Dalhousie University, I saw Romeo Dallaire on the steps off Henry Hicks. A Canadian Hero. I...”Catherine B.
“Getting the opportunity to participate in the BMGMT Internship Program was a game-changer. It really set me up for success post-graduation.”Greg V.
“The science coop program allowed me to gain valuable experience in my field and make new friends. ”Jordan G.
“I had attended and quit college twice. But I loved Dal from the start and stayed. Now my daughter attends.”Paul K.
“I had the privilege of being a Student Ambassador on the Halifax Campus. I met so many incredible people from around the world by...”Maggie-Jane P.
“An entire Law Class of 1989 going through its three years of struggles without a library but with the ambition and skills to come...”Grant B.
“During my third year of my IDS degree I took a semester off and went to India to gain work experience at a local...”Jennifer S.
“When I laid eyes on the Dal campus, I was smitten. I could see myself sitting on the quad and entering those old buildings...”Tara G.
“There was a lot of positive energy and there were a lot of possibilities and opportunities to meet new people and learn new stuff...”Marie‑Geneviève N.
“Dal was this launching point for me to really build my adult self. It was the environment where I was able to craft the...”Taylor Q.
“Winning my first case competition. When I first started at Dalhousie being in front of people and presenting and arguing a case probably sounded...”Merilyn L.
“It is an honour for me to have completed a program at Dalhousie, and there is a bit of family pride involved in it...”Pete S.
“I grew up in a small town in Vermont where everybody knew each other. When I told my parents I was going to school...”Paul J.
“I submit a photo from 1921 including my mother M.R."Dalhousie" Armitage on the left of the lady holding the basketball (Connie Young). My mother...”Ian M.
“I joined TUNS School of Computer Science in 1981. At that time, there were four faculty members, about four grad students, no undergrad students...”Michael S.
“When Kathryn Sullivan, Dal grad and first woman to walk in space, came to lecture, three generations of my family went to listen. My...”Sara D.
“In October 2014, ITS hosted an Atlantic IT university conference near our Truro campus. The enthusiasm and creativity from our staff members added a...”Bev H.
“The day I graduated from the Corporate Residency MBA program I not only hugged my classmates, but also my profs and the administrators who...”Mary-Eleanor P.