Eating on campus definitely has its perks, and one of the big ones is having tons of choices available whenever you want them. But it can be easy to get caught up in pogo and bacon day in the dining hall, and as much as you tell yourself it’s only once, it can very easily become a daily indulgence. It’s important to be aware of what you’re putting in your body. Here are some tips and tricks for how to eat healthy so you can stay healthy, ace all your classes, and nourish your body!
What’s harder: writing midterms or finding the time and motivation to make a tasty, healthy meal on the cheap? Trick question, they’re equally hard! We can’t write your midterms for you, but we can help you with the food. That’s why we’ve compiled 5 easy meals that won’t break the bank. [Read more…]
The Dalhousie Arts and Social Sciences Society (DASSS) is hosting its annual charity gala this Friday, October 20, with all proceeds going to Avalon Sexual Assault Centre. This event is open to all ages, so if you’re feeling stressed out by midterms or are looking for a way to give back to your community, make sure you buy a ticket!
While Thanksgiving is meant to be a time to relax with friends and family, it can also be incredibly stressful, especially if you’re in charge of cooking. Whether you’re a top-notch chef stuck in a rut or can barely boil water, here are 8 easy recipes to help get you out of the kitchen faster (so you can get on to the good part: eating). [Read more…]
If you’re staying put this weekend, you’ll want to make sure you make your Thanksgiving a good one. Take a break from studying, grab some friends, and try some of these ideas to make the most of your holiday weekend! [Read more…]
University life can be a blast. When I showed up at Dal it was my first real time away from home. I was suddenly on my own, in a new place, doing new things without my parents around to keep me in check. Let a tiger loose in the city, and crazy things are bound to happen. But it’s easy to go overboard and let your health suffer. [Read more…]
Dal’s Indian Sub-Continental Students Association (INDISA) and the Indian Festivals Club of Nova Scotia (IFCNS) is hosting their annual INDISA Night (also known as “Bollywood Night”) on Saturday, March 25 from 6-11pm in the McInnes Room in the SUB. It’s always a hot ticket in town, and not just because of the incredible, spicy food! It also celebrates Indian culture, Bollywood film, dance, and music, and all things Indian. [Read more…]
The Dalhousie/King’s Spanish society is hosting La Velada: Carnaval this Thursday, February 16th from 6pm-1am in the McInnes Room. The event is open to all ages! If you’re sick of the snow and the cold and need a break from midterms, grab yourself a ticket! You can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
And to give you a bit more information about the event, we caught up with Rachel Butler, the secretary for the Spanish Society, to learn more.
If you’re arriving on campus this winter, here are a few things to help you settle in to your new community. Whether you’re a winter student or transferring from another university, these tips are handy for everyone! [Read more…]
It’s no surprise that eating healthy is good for you. It’s good for your mental and physical health and can help prevent short-term illnesses. But getting into the habit of proper nutrition can be overwhelming—especially when you’re away from home. Luckily, it’s easy to maintain a healthy lifestyle at Dal. [Read more…]