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. [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. 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.
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…]
You’ll be finding out a lot about Dal but there are always a few secrets that students discover when they get here. OK, so they’re not exactly secrets, but these 23 tips will help make your life a bit easier when you arrive on campus.
Transferring to a new school can be fun but also a little intimidating. You may be torn between feeling like a first, second, or even third-year student, and wondering where you belong. We want to assure you there are a ton of ways you can get involved in the Dalhousie community, no matter your year, age, program, or anything else. Here are nine tips that we hope will make your transition a little easier as a transfer student. [Read more…]
Hopefully you’ve set up your Dal email by now (if you’re not sure how, here’s where to go), because during your time here you’ll be getting a lot of helpful information being sent to your inbox. Whether you’re someone who doesn’t mind having 179 unread emails or someone who wants a pristine inbox, we’ve put together a few helpful tips to managing your emails. [Read more…]