Stories by Emma Jones

Federal Election‘Nothing resembling apathy’ at campus advance polls

Special poll project attracts 42,000 on campuses nationwide

Oct 9, 2015

Bezanson outside the Halifax Central Library, October 6.

Federal electionWorkers, students, women: this candidate cares about you

Halifax’s Marxist-Leninist candidate wants you to vote, even if not for him

Oct 9, 2015

Students and Elections Canada volunteers Wednesday in the Dalhousie Student Union Building.

Federal ElectionHundreds of students have already voted

Elections Canada pilot project allows even out-of-province students to vote on campus

Oct 7, 2015

Donelle Fraser, designer for Perfect Mischief, working with recycled fabric.

FashionThese clothes are made to break down the fashion industry ‘box’

Perfect Mischief brand created to bring feminine designs to all genders and body types

Oct 6, 2015

Attendees enjoying local oysters.

Food festival'Beer and oysters, baby'

Halifax’s first oyster celebration attracts 1,000 people

Oct 4, 2015

Mike Fong, New Love Underground.

Music‘It’s romantic electronic neo-folk’

New Love Underground technologizing local music scene

Oct 2, 2015

Doctor Margaret Macdonald Casey, with Lieutenant Governor JJ Grant and Premier Stephen MacNeil

Change-makers These five people changed Nova Scotia

Doctor Margaret Macdonald Casey's contributions rewarded amongst others in environment, economy, childcare and literature

Sep 30, 2015

Liberal candidate Andy Fillmore, Marxist-Leninist candidate Allan Bezanson, Green Party candidate Thomas Trappenberg, Conservative candidate Irvine Carvery, and NDP candidate Megan Leslie (left to right) during tonight's debate.

Politician SummitWhat local students are concerned about in this federal election

Monday's federal election debate at Dalhousie addresses student debt, women's issues and sustainable energy

Sep 29, 2015