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Student seats available for many MSU committees

September 17, 2020 at 09:00 am

As part of its democratic structure, there are dozens of student-led committees from which the policies, procedures, and practices of the MSU are created, modified, or rescinded. These committees cover a wide array of topics and interests. There are five committees that require student participation: Internal Governance Standing Committee, Services Standing Committee, Teaching Awards Committee, Clubs Advisory Council, and Elections Committee.


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Applications are open until September 20 for the OUSA Fall General Assembly

September 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm

The Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance (OUSA) will host its bi-annual General Assembly (GA) from October 29 – November 1, 2020. Decisions made at General Assembly are binding upon OUSA, and policies passed become representative of students across Ontario. OUSA’s non-partisan approach to provincial advocacy is student-driven and focused on creating policy recommendations that are both substantive and evidence based.


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MSU health & dental insurance opt-out runs until the end of September

September 8, 2020 at 09:00 am

Full-time McMaster undergraduate students (those taking 18 or more units) are automatically covered under the MSU Health and Dental Insurance plans. Beginning September 1 and continuing throughout the academic year until August 31, the plans offer benefits ranging from prescription and vision care to dental examinations. The plans are also valid for out-of-province students. Further details of the plans can be found here.


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