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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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The Time Is Now: Abolition and Defunding of Police Systems

August 17, 2020 at 12:00 pm

On August 25 at 5pm, the MSU will host an open conversation with student and community leaders around the Black Lives Matter movement in Hamilton, and the subsequent calls to defund police systems. The panel will take place live, via the MSU Facebook page. 

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Student Representative Assembly adopts comprehensive stance regarding McMaster's Security Services

June 18, 2020 at 12:00 pm

At its June 14 meeting, the Student Representative Assembly (SRA), the highest governing body of the MSU, passed a motion calling on McMaster Unviersity to defund campus security, invest in racially and culturally diverse mental health support and harm reduction programs, and remove Glenn De Caire as Director of Security and Parking Services.

The governing body of the MSU, the Student Representative Assembly (SRA), recently passed a motion codifying these beliefs.  Read more here:  https://www.facebook.com/StudentRepresentativeAssembly

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MSU Welcomes 2020-2021 Board of Directors

May 4, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MSU President Giancarlo Da-Ré and the three Vice Presidents of the MSU take office on May 1, 2020. Though the physical MSU space remains closed due to COVID-19, the Board of Directors will continue work remotely and meet online. Together, the team shares numerous objectives, including increasing academic accessibility, decreasing financial barriers to students, and supporting students, including MSU volunteers and employees, as the pandemic continues.

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The MSU welcomes the 2020-2021 Vice Presidents and Speaker

April 21, 2020 at 09:00 am

On April 18 and 19, the Student Representative Assembly (SRA) elected the MSU Vice Presidents and Speaker for 2020-2021. Along with MSU President-elect Giancarlo Da-Ré, the incoming Vice Presidents will form the next Board of Directors and will take office on May 1, 2020. Also elected over the weekend was the MSU Speaker, whom will preside over the bi-weekly meetings of the SRA. Click here to access the elections that took place remotely.

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Policy changes and enhanced resources coming to MSU Clubs Department

April 16, 2020 at 09:00 am

Recently, the Executive Board of the MSU approved changes to the MSU Clubs operating policies, in a comprehensive effort to address concerns relating to the Clubs Department’s ratification process, judicial & recognition policies, and departmental resources. These policy chances will take effect immediately, however the clubs ratification process, currently underway for September 2020, will not be impacted.

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