Sil on the Streets — Presidential Predictions Students weigh in on who they think their next McMaster Students Union president-elect will be
Jan25

Sil on the Streets — Presidential Predictions Students weigh in on who they think their next McMaster Students Union president-elect will be

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Critiques of each 2017 MSU presidential candidate Points from each candidate's platform get examined
Jan20
Platform critique: Shaarujaa Nadarajah Without set goals, Nadarajah's platform on women and resilience remains vague
Jan20

Platform critique: Shaarujaa Nadarajah Without set goals, Nadarajah's platform on women and resilience remains vague

Nadarajah’s biggest challenge as president of the MSU will be in fulfilling her platform about women and resilience. While a respectable goal, concerns arise of correct consultation and accountability. In the past two years, there has been discussion on campus about equal gender representation within governing bodies at McMaster. The Silhouette ranked McMaster eighth from nine Ontario universities in this factor – a statistic that...

The bus stops here Three presidential candidates have versions of a late-night exam shuttle service on their platforms, but analysis shows that the road to this initiative is a rocky one
Jan20

The bus stops here Three presidential candidates have versions of a late-night exam shuttle service on their platforms, but analysis shows that the road to this initiative is a rocky one

Shaarujaa Nadarajah has proposed a pilot project, which would run during exam periods and rely on funding from the Student Life Enhancement Fund, with the possibility of faculties contributing as well. Nadarajah hopes to make use of the Lot M shuttle bus and the school buses used to transport students to and from Fortinos on Tuesday nights, ideally meaning the project’s sole expense would be wages. Patricia Kousoulas hopes to run a...

Meet the 2017 MSU presidential candidates Platform points, critiques and more
Jan19
Shaarujaa Nadarajah overview
Jan19

Shaarujaa Nadarajah overview

Shaarujaa Nadarajah – Life Sciences III Shaarujaa Nadarajah had completed her third year of Life Sciences when she was elected vice president (Administration) by the Student Representative Assembly. As vice president (Administration), she has worked alongside the current president Justin Monaco-Barnes and with student managers across campus. Nadarajah was also involved with Relay for Life for three years, becoming co-president...