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Critiques of each presidential candidate One main point gets examined from each platform
Jan26

Critiques of each presidential candidate One main point gets examined from each platform

Critique: Devante Mowatt’s MSU Office Hours Critique: Jonathon Tonietto’s lack of tuition advocacy Critique: Justin Monaco-Barnes’ coursewares Critique: Mike Gill’s “Build our McMaster” Critique: Sarah Jama’s food and healthy...

Critique: Mike Gill’s “Build our McMaster”
Jan26

Critique: Mike Gill’s “Build our McMaster”

There’s a lot to unpack when examining Mike Gill’s plan to “Build our McMaster” in both scope and depth of research, and it’s fair to say that it’s by far the most comprehensive plan in this year’s presidential election. As a short recap for the unfamiliar, Gill’s biggest platform point is a $75 million plan that extends over the next 30 years. He’s hoping to allocate about $60 million of that...

Platform points on mental health What does each candidate have to say about such a large issue?
Jan26

Platform points on mental health What does each candidate have to say about such a large issue?

By: Gabi Herman This election, there has been a lot of thinking about mental health. Why is it such a huge issue, and what does each candidate have to say about it? The problem: According to the Canadian Association of Colleges and University Student Services, more students with mental health issues are pursuing post-secondary education than ever before. In addition, students say mental health issues have the greatest impact on their...

Mike Gill overview
Jan21

Mike Gill overview

Mike Gill Integrated Sciences Level IV If Mike Gill can take satisfaction with one thing, it’s in the well-oiled campaign machine his team is running. From a platform of around 40 distinct ideas to professional quality online media that rivals the caliber of TV advertising, it’s clear that Gill has come prepared for this campaign. Gill’s most significant platform point is big in every sense of the word, as he’s hoping to tackle major...

Behind the campaigns A presidential colour & design analysis
Jan21

Behind the campaigns A presidential colour & design analysis

This logo and visual identity analysis will focus on the analysis of campaign colours, logo shape and design, layout and use of photography. To keep the analyses fair, the cover photo from each candidate’s Facebook page is being used as the central design feature, with some mention of other elements in their physical branding. Sarah Jama Colour: Orange While colours can have many meanings, in North American society, certain colours...

MSU Presidential candidates revealed Five hopefuls for 2016-17 give their opening statements
Jan16

MSU Presidential candidates revealed Five hopefuls for 2016-17 give their opening statements

Devante Mowatt Life Sciences (Honours) Level IV “This may be a little selfish, but I want to see the school from a different perspective. I want to be able to change something in my school. I feel like a lot of universities, changing your own grades is about you, it’s very personal. And I want to be able to provide for other people. I want to be able to say “I have an idea” or “you guys have an...