Bay of FunD(a)y

The Bay of Fundy is the spot on earth where you can see the biggest difference between high and low tide and it’s about 150km away from Halifax. Together with our roommates Audrey and Rahul we went there for seeing the difference and going for a hike. Although Audreys car was a little small for …

Fall in Halifax

Meanwhile the autumn has begun. It’s pretty amazing to see all the trees changing their colour and the weather is getting colder and more windy. But the sun remains shining all day! Here are a few pictures of my photo expeditions in the last weeks. First of all, the Public Gardens, a really great park …

Classes started – germans everywhere

Our classes started immediately after the orientation week. I’d like to give you my first impression of the courses we take: Social/Ethical/Professional Issues in Computer Science We had to select this course because it it tho most similar to “Medien- und Datenschutzrecht” which we had to do if we stayed in Germany. There are two …

International orientation is over

Since Wednesday we participated in the orientation for exchange students. The first three days were like, what do I need to know about Dalhousie University, how do I select my courses, where on the campus is which important building, and so on. Overall, as you can imagine, it was really boring. The orientation ended today with …

Lots of free time

Sorry for the long time without a post. Although we have free all day and could write posts every day you haven’t heard from us for a week. That’s because nearly every day looks the same here. And today I will tell you what we do all day. Normally between 9 and 10 we start …