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Another year, another set of plans A summary of year plans from the board of directors
Sep12

Another year, another set of plans A summary of year plans from the board of directors

Photos courtesy of MSU Communications Officer The McMaster Students Union board of directors released their year plans on July 16, 2019. These documents outline what the vice president (Finance), vice president (Administration), vice president (Education) and President intend to change and/or accomplish for 2019-2020. The year plan also reviews the benefits and drawbacks of each point made to reveal the long-term implications that...

How does it all work? A guide to the MSU
Sep05

How does it all work? A guide to the MSU

If we want to be technical about it, the MSU was formed in 1890.  In its early days, it was called the McMaster Student Body, an overarching name that belied how unequipped the organization had been in serving its entire student population. Over the years, it developed and mutated as student concerns began to diversify. Female McMaster students formed the Women’s Student Body in 1911, and in 1925, the separate needs of on- and...