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Nellwyn Lampert teaches a non-credit workshop on memoir for the University of King's College.

Q&AQ&A: The art of the memoir with Nellwyn Lampert

Writing teacher says digging into one’s past through memoir is difficult but worthwhile

Mar 18, 2022

Social Worker Reese Jones (right), and student (left), install a new message on their school sign.

School sign spreads smiles

Students and teachers work together to brighten up Halifax’s south end

Mar 17, 2022

King’s Wellness Society’s executive team stands outside the campus library in Halifax on Thursday, February 17, 2022. (L-R): Grace Lloyd, administrative director; Amy Dolland, internal events coordinator; Maggie Power, diversity, inclusion and accessibility student advocate; Jonathon Gotlib, president; Olivia Piercey, communications director; Shay Forbes, director of social media and Sam Flood, vice president.

New King's student society advocates for wellness

First-year student founded group after four-month wait for mental-health services

Mar 15, 2022

A man holds a sign labeling Russian President Vladimir Putin as “Killer” at the Halifax protest. Other protestors wear Ukrainian flags to show their support.

“Stop War, Stop Putin”: Nova Scotians rally in support of Ukraine

Protesters in Halifax demand no-fly zone to stop Russian invasion

Mar 10, 2022

Players and assistant coaches for the Dalhousie women's basketball team cheer from the bench. Marika Williams (right) is taking part in the female coach development program.

Dalhousie’s new female coach development program forges strong bonds

Coaches, athletes form tight-knit web of shared knowledge for women in sports

Mar 4, 2022

Quinn Cavanagh holds a sample of his bio composite material made from spent coffee grinds in Halifax. Cavanagh is the brains behind Rfine, a startup created to extend the life cycle of urban waste.

Dal student gives new life to used coffee grinds

Quinn Cavanagh turns beverage waste into building materials

Mar 3, 2022

A volunteer from Friends of Ferals hold white and grey kitten Madds Mikkelsen in Digby County, N.S. Madds Mikkelsen was fostered by the Society for the Friends of Ferals and then adopted out.

Betty White Challenge sparks flood of donations to Nova Scotia cat rescue

Social media campaign raises over $1,000 for Society for the Friends of Ferals

Mar 1, 2022

The faces behind the numbers

Why Halifax came out on top in the 2021 Canadian census

Feb 11, 2022

There are 11 people in intensive care in Nova Scotia with COVID-19.

COVID-19 update: First child death from the virus reported

There are 82 people in hospital with COVID-19

Feb 11, 2022

Mireka Starr’s art will be featured at the Halifax Shopping Centre throughout  February.

For Mireka Starr, painting is a form of therapy

Halifax artist found freedom when she picked up a paintbrush

Feb 11, 2022