Last wings night: goodbye party!

Since Francis and James left Halifax today, Audrey will leave on Sunday and we on Monday, we celebrated the great time we had during the five months yesterday night. Franci and James wrote their last exam yesterday, we already finished ours on Wednesday. After they came back, we went to Mustacio for a last wings night in …

First snow in Halifax!

It snowed last night so we saw the first snow in Halifax this morning. It is not that much and I hope that we will see more in our last week here. As I promised last week, we cooked yesterday for our roommates. You see in this picture 12 Schnitzels, potatoes and salad. This is …

Classes ended, finally

We are very happy that today was the last day of classes for us. Although we had only three courses, they took their time. Earlier, I gave you a first impression of the courses, and now I can give you an overview over what we have learned here. Social/Ethical/Professional Issues in Computer Science The subject …

Ice Hockey Game

Yesterday, we finally made it to an ice hockey game. The Halifax Mooseheads played against the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies. On our way to the Scotiabank Centre a guy in the bus asked us “Wo seid ihr her”. We talked to him for a while, he lives in Halifax since 2001 and got his PhD in Computer Science …

11 people vs one house

Yes, we live here with 11 people: Audrey, Anja, Sam, Francis, 2 x James, Hugh, Rahul, David, Jens and me. We have two bathrooms, one for the girls (+ Sam) and one for the guys. Luckily, shower and bathroom is separated for the guys. So many people in one houses causes strange situations sometimes. Let …