I want to support students in need at this critical time so that can succeed with their dreams.
We shall come out of this soon and will be stronger together.
This may be the area of the most immediate need, so I hope it is useful.
So many students rely on the salary they earn completing work-integrated-learning and summer jobs in order to support their academic pursuits. The impact of Covid-19 on the availability of student jobs is enormous. Having worked in the student career field for the lions-share of my university career, I am thrilled to be able to support this project Dal initiative using the money I am saving on ga
Stay strong ... stay focussed and above all .... be kind. We are all in this together and together we will overcome our current challenges.
Even in good times, many undergraduates live on the edge financially. As a retired professor, I can only imagine how stressful this pandemic period must be for young people, just starting their careers and trying to complete degrees.
On March 8th, 2020, my daughter and I attended the event, "On Their Shoulders" part of the International Women's Day celebrations hosted by the Women's Division-Dalhousie Alumni. We were both very impressed by the speeches given by Grace Evans and Sarah Dobson about their work to write and publish a book about the women who have served in the NS Legislature. Our family firmly believes that women a
Back in the mid 90's Dalhousie was there to help me as a student during a time of need. Happy to "pay it forward" during these uncertain times.
RETIRED FACULTY ARE LUCKY TO HAVE AVOIDED THE TRIBULATIONS OF BOTH STUDENTS AND TEACHERS IN TRYING TO SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE THE ACADEMIC YEAR. I HOPE MY GIFT WILL HELP DESERVING STUDENTS TO ACHIEVE THEIR GOALS.
All the best to you for successful campaign during these difficult times!
As an alumna, my heart goes out to students who are adversely affected by Covid-19 and the impact it has had on life as we have known it. Best wishes to them all.
Best wishes to all the students at Dal during this challenging time. It will pass.