Sandbox Discover Program

Are you interested in…

  • Making a difference?
  • Social causes?
  • Working with other students to solve problems?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, then we have the program for you! The Innovation and Enterprise Centre is happy to announce a new 7-module program, Sandbox Discover, offered to St.FX students focused on Design Thinking (Human Centred Design). We are supporting innovation at its earliest stages.


To maximize the benefit you can receive from this opportunity, here are the list of sessions for first semester so you can plan ahead:

October 23rd, 5:30 – 7:30: Introduction & Interviewing
November 6th, 5:30 – 7:30: Surveying
November 20th, 5:30 – 7:00: Design Challenge Preparation
November 24thand 25th: Design Challenge Weekend (Competition against other Sandboxes)


The Innovation and Enterprise Centre is one of seven sandboxes located across Nova Scotia. The Sandbox Discover program is designed to provide post-secondary students from across the province with an opportunity to discover more about their own ability for creating unique and impactful responses to real-world challenges.


Check out our Facebook page to stay up-to-date on the latest news: X Sandbox Discover

Click here for an update on our first session!