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Nov 23, 2014

New meetup event for students: Behind The Code

Posted by alexpineda

Come out and enjoy the discussion. Pizza + drinks will be provided.

Location: Westdale, 901 King Street W Unit B
Date: Nov 25 6pm-7pm

At Behind the Code we talk about open source software, discuss challenges in developing, or in contributing to the code. We will celebrate a community member's technical or business accomplishment and offer the opportunity for insightful discussion into the challenges in achieving it.

Presenter: Niko Savas (McMaster Software Engineering)
Demo: LastWave
Technologies: JavaScript, SVG, API
Format: 10-15 minute presenetation, 20-30 minute discussion


Applivy Event's mission is to bring highschool, university students...

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Nov 22, 2014

42 Ways You Can Save Money As A Student

Posted by Chad

Here are some top tips on ways you can save money while living on a budget as a student.

Even if you aren’t in a position to earn more at the moment, a few little spending adjustments made on a daily basis can go a long way.

From practical food-buying tricks to reframing the way you think about your finances, we’ve listed some of the easiest tweaks below, including the best from a Reddit thread on quickly cutting your spending.

1. Plan out and cook your own meals. Dining out often is a huge money drain. —MrTimSearle

2. Clean out your fridge and pantry. You’ll find good food you didn’t know you had. —InsaneRay

3. Buy in bulk the things you would normally buy. You’ll get more for your buck. —cjs3

4. Opt for non-canned goods. Fresh produce and dried beans are typically cheaper...

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Nov 21, 2014

Prepping Ron Joyce Stadium for the Mitchell Bowl

Posted by admin

Wednesday's surprise snow squall is being cleared from Ron Joyce Stadium in preparation for the 2014 Mitchell Bowl, which will see the McMaster Marauders square off against the Mount Allison Mounties on Saturday at 4 p.m. The winner will advance to the Vanier Cup national championship.

Tickets to the game can be purchased here: #GoMacGo

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Nov 21, 2014

TONIGHT: Filipino McMaster Student Association's 3rd Annual Coffeehouse

Posted by admin

The Filipino McMaster Student Association presents their 3rd annual coffeehouse event TONIGHT (Friday November 21 2014) at 6:30pm at Homegrown Hamilton.

Proceeds from this enthusiastic, musical event help go towards the Children Shelter of Cebu in the Philippines. If you enjoy listening to acoustics and also good vibes (or coffee in general), then please come out and have fun at this event!

Hope to see all of your lovely faces there!

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Nov 21, 2014

Mitchell Bowl at TwelvEighty - Saturday

Posted by admin

2 big screens live on Sportsnet 360, Tailgating starts at 2pm. Post game party with the team and friends of McMaster Football. 4pm Kickoff.

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Nov 21, 2014

Mac Eng Crashes U of T Pub Night Tonight

Posted by admin

We are on a mission... A mission of EPIC proportions.
We, McMaster Engineers are going to adventure to University of Toronto to rip it up at their pub night!


Tickets are still on sale for $15 in Le Drain.

Details see U of T's event page:

Its like wedding crashers.. except two buses.

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Nov 17, 2014

Walk for Memories - January 24th 2015

Posted by Kajeevan

Did you know that 1 in 10 Ontarians Over 65 have Dementia?

This January, join the Walk for Memories Event at McMaster University to fundraise for Alzheimer's Research.

We will be hosting a 5 KM RUN in the morning and 5 KM WALK in the afternoon

Date: January 24th, 2015

Join the cause to find a cure for this devastating disease.

Join our FB event page here:

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