Dal News

StuGig co-founders Ben Bright (left) and Vijay Kumar. (Provided photo)

‘StuGig’ connects students with work opportunities

The startup was conceived to highlight the talent on offer at Dal and in Nova Scotia, and enable talented individuals to gain experience here. Chief technology officer Vijay Kumar (MEng’16) helped launch StuGig to assist others like himself find career opportunities.

June 2, 2017 / 0
Alumni enjoy a drink before the dinner

Alumni get cracking in Calgary

Calgary Chapter and engineering alumni feasted on food and fun at this year’s annual lobster dinner in Calgary.

June 1, 2017 / 0
Halifax Chapter event at Halifax's Roy Building

Halifax Chapter meets downtown to check out The Roy

Halifax is experiencing an incredible period of development and investment in its downtown core, including the luxury 22-storey Roy building, one of the city’s newest premier condo buildings. It was there that the Dal Alumni Halifax Chapter hosted an evening of light hors d’oeuvres, refreshments and conversation on the topic “Current design trends in downtown Halifax” with award-winning local architect Eugene Pieczonka.

May 11, 2017 / 0
Bold alumni leaders

#IWD2017: Bold alumni leadership

This International Women’s Day, learn about some of the outstanding Dal alumni who are making a difference through their leadership – from human rights champions to scientific pioneers, health care advocates and innovative entrepreneurs.

March 8, 2017 / 0
Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo with The Honourable Scott Brison

New technology keeps parents connected with their newborn’s neonatal care

Research shows that increased parental involvement in neonatal care improves outcomes for infants and their families. That’s why Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo (BN’87, MN’99) of Dal’s School of Nursing is collaborating with peers at the IWK Health Centre and other partners on a new virtual platform — one that just received a $3M investment from the Government of Canada.

March 6, 2017 / 0