Do you know what the secret is to having an amazing university experience? Do stuff. Broaden your horizons. Make it about more than your courses and GPA. Yes, those are incredibly important, but they’re nothing if you don’t experience life outside the classroom as well. Besides, getting involved will likely help that GPA. [Read more…]
You’ve made one of the biggest decisions so far in your life: to go to university. You’ve also made one of the best decisions by choosing Dal and the Faculty of Agriculture. I’m sure you’ve done your research into the awesome campus, classes, and profs, so let me tell you why you’ll fall in love with the Truro and Bible Hill area. And I guarantee you will.
You’ve made one of the biggest decisions so far in your life: to go to university. You’ve also made one of the best decisions by choosing Dal. Not only is it an amazing university, with fantastic campuses, classes, and profs, but it’s also in one of the best cities in the country. [Read more…]
Do you know the saying that if you do the little things right, the big things will happen? Here are the answers to some little questions you may have about your classes at Dal. Do you have others? Leave them in the comment section below!
Coming to university for the first time can be scary, even when students have siblings, parents, or other family members who have gone before them to guide them through the process. It can be a whole other story for folks who are the first in their families to take the leap. [Read more…]
Summer, summer, summer, summer. While the spring in Nova Scotia has been a bit up and down this year, we promise a beautiful full-blown summer is right around the corner! And if you’re lucky enough to be here for the next few months, you should put together a bucket list and start checking it off right away. Here are some ideas to get you started! [Read more…]
If you’re starting in Agriculture at Dal, you’re probably wondering what to expect when you arrive on campus. One of the great things about being at Dal AC is that you get the services and resources of Dal in an intimate, tight-knit setting. And where else are you going to find cows and lumberjacks on campus? You’ll discover a lot of great things when you arrive, but these 15 tips will help get you started.
Brightspace is Dalhousie’s learning management system. So what does that mean? It’s the online tool where you’ll access course resources (such as lecture notes), readings, assignments, and pretty much anything related to your courses. It’s also where you’ll often submit assignments, complete online quizzes, and receive your marks. [Read more…]
There are a few different orientations to choose from at Dal. Attending orientation can provide you with incredible memories for years, and hopefully set the right tone for your time at Dal. The entire Dal community comes together to provide you with a warm welcome, and helps make you feel comfortable in your new home. Sweet deal! [Read more…]