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Men’s football team off to a strong start The Marauders backed up their fifth overall ranking with a strong start to the season
Sep19

Men’s football team off to a strong start The Marauders backed up their fifth overall ranking with a strong start to the season

Photos c/o Kyle West By Andrew Fayed, Contributor After falling to the Western Mustangs, last year’s Vanier Cup finalists, 17-34 two weeks ago, the McMaster Marauders’ men’s football team appears ready to move on and build off of the momentum of their strong opening weeks into the rest of the season. With several lower ranked teams ahead on their schedule, the Marauders are favoured to be at a record of seven wins and one loss by Oct....

Save the Sil The Student Choice Initiative puts the Sil's funding in jeopardy
Sep17

Save the Sil The Student Choice Initiative puts the Sil's funding in jeopardy

The Student Choice Initiative has placed many students in a difficult position. How much choice is there when students are forced to compromise supporting student services so that they can save money to mitigate the consequences of OSAP funding cuts and increased financial stress, or vice versa? The answer is that there isn’t much choice, and unfortunately, it’s still one that students across Ontario will have to make....

Why Attend Career Fairs
Sep13

Why Attend Career Fairs

By: Tanya Kett & Jillian Perkins Marsh Some say that when they last attended a job fair employers told them to apply online, so they felt it was pointless to attend. If you have similar sentiments, I urge you to keep reading. Employers may tell you to apply online (it does save paper!), but the real reason they are there is to get a sense of the person behind the resume that is submitted online — YOU. Who are you? What do you...

5 Local coffee shops to get you ready for fall With autumn around the corner, warm up to Hamilton’s coziest coffee shops
Sep12

5 Local coffee shops to get you ready for fall With autumn around the corner, warm up to Hamilton’s coziest coffee shops

Photos by Cindy Cui / Photo Editor By Natalie Clark, Contributor The end of summer marks the end of warm weather in the city, meaning that cool fall winds are approaching. And where there is fall, there is coffee. Its warm, cozy and inviting aroma tests your limits as to just how many cups you can have without going completely off the walls. Get ready to channel your inner Rory Gilmore this fall with a visit to these amazing coffee...

Wojtek Kraj among additions to the Men’s Volleyball team Kraj comes from the Polish team Jastrzębski Węgiel and looks to make an immediate impact
Sep08

Wojtek Kraj among additions to the Men’s Volleyball team Kraj comes from the Polish team Jastrzębski Węgiel and looks to make an immediate impact

After a tough end to their last season, the McMaster Marauder’s men’s volleyball team made key acquisitions to offset the loss of a few veteran players. Most notably, they signed Wojtek Kraj, a six foot ten middle hitter. Kraj played for Jastrzębski Węgiel, a prestigious club in Poland which is a part of the top Polish volleyball league, PlusLiga.  Coming from Poland, Kraj’s familiarity with the Hamilton and McMaster community are...

The Ultimate Goal As Ultimate Frisbee rises to prominence, it maintains the core values that make it unique
Jul18

The Ultimate Goal As Ultimate Frisbee rises to prominence, it maintains the core values that make it unique

Photo C/O Leah Tackaberry-Giddens By: Aly Tkachenko The sport of ultimate frisbee is being thrust into the spotlight and gaining recognition as a legitimate and exciting game. With growing international attention, including that of the International Olympic Committee, ultimate frisbee is quickly becoming a premier team sport at the high school, college, university and recreational levels. Invented in 1968 by a high school student in...