Alumni reflect on their Dal experiences and where they are now
Alumni spotlight features Dal grads with a unique or inspiring story to share. These alumni profiles include interviews arranged by the Dalhousie Alumni Association and Dal Magazine, plus links to stories from other sources. Visit volunteer opportunities if you’re interested in being interviewed, or writing an alumni spotlight.
Jim Best (BSc (Pharmacy)'08) rode his motorcycle from Boston to San Francisco last summer, raising awareness and over $10,000 for Cystic Fibrosis Canada. This summer, he embarked on a similar journey across Ireland.
Born out of a desire to apply their passion for deliberate urbanism and purposeful urban design from within a small, flexible and fun ‘corporate’ launch pad, Bruce Mans (MPlan’11) and Steffen Käubler (MURP’03) have grown their firm, UPLAND into a recognized and respected urban planning and urban design consulting firm serving Atlantic Canada.
John Schenkels (BSc (Agriculture)'91) took over his family's farm after graduating with a degree in plant science. Since then, he has continually taken advantage of opportunities to expand the farm's operations.