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Students sing their hearts out this spring Here is your quick guide to a packed line up of spring McMaster spring productions
Mar02

Students sing their hearts out this spring Here is your quick guide to a packed line up of spring McMaster spring productions

While you may be confronted with all the coursework you neglected over reading week, the rest of this term promises more than just late nights at the library. Spring is nearly upon us, and with the fairer weather comes show season at McMaster for many arts-based initiatives. Students involved in performance arts events, from musicals to a capella spectacles, have spent hundreds of hours rehearsing since September. As the end of the...

English folk singer-songwriter Frank Turner performs alongside the Arkells
Feb16

English folk singer-songwriter Frank Turner performs alongside the Arkells

Frank Turner is no stranger to the stage. He began touring at the age of 16. Following his attendance at the London School of Economics, he developed a proclivity for history and spent four years as the vocalist for post-hardcore band Million Dead until its dissolution. The English folk singer-songwriter and punk troubadour opened with The Sleeping Souls, for Arkells homecoming concert. Despite his transition from punk rock to folk in...

Culinary class act: Bastion’s Shawarma & Grill Authentic Mediterranean cuisine in Downtown Hamilton
Feb14

Culinary class act: Bastion’s Shawarma & Grill Authentic Mediterranean cuisine in Downtown Hamilton

What it is Bastoni’s Shawarma & Grill serves up authentic, Mediterranean cuisine that treat your taste buds to a marriage of smokey flavours and aromatic seasonings. Besides shawarma, the menu includes kabobs, gyros and falafel, as well as a variety of appetizers, salads, wraps and rice plates. The King St West staple is situated in a modest space that is not fancy by any means; you’d likely walk past without paying any attention...

Consider your Valentine’s Day plans covered Your go-to guide of what to do with your significant other in Hamilton

For some, Valentine’s Day is imbued with feelings of romance. For others, Feb. 14 is just another day. The holiday has always been marketed as the celebration of romantic love, making in an exclusionary holiday that often falls short of expectations. Amidst the stresses of midterms and an astounding lack of love around the world as of late, you can use this holiday as an opportunity to spend some time with those we cherish in our...

Heavenly Mexican treats Through beloved Farmers’ Market stand Carlota Cisneros realises culinary dreams
Feb02

Heavenly Mexican treats Through beloved Farmers’ Market stand Carlota Cisneros realises culinary dreams

When Carlota Cisneros immigrated to Canada six years ago, she got her new life off the ground by working at a local Staples. Although the company taught her about the workings of a new country, Cisneros has always been a cook at heart. She would bring forth this passion at work parties, baking cakes and other delicacies without charge. The reception was always an astounding success – everyone loved her food. After a coworker...