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Feb 13, 2017

YikYak's back with new secret app for students called Hive

Posted by Chad


Remember Yik Yak? The wildly popular app for posting anonymously for people on campus to read your messages? It's back.. in a different way. The team that is left at Yik Yak is now working on a new secret group messaging app called Hive.

https://www.hiveishome.com

It's on App Store and Android:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hive...2663?ls=1&mt=8
https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...lasschat&hl=en

Try it out and let us know what you think of it!



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Jan 26, 2017

McMaster World Congress (Feb 2-3, 2017)

Posted by nbontis


Dear Macinsiders:

It's that time of year again. McMaster World Congress is back and we are in our 38th year!

This year's theme is Sports Management & Analytics.

The dates are Thursday February 2 and Friday February 3 and we will be on campus at CIBC Hall on the 3rd floor of the McMaster University Student Centre which will help maximize attendance for students, faculty, staff and alumni. Also, due to the great generosity of our sponsors, all presentation sessions this year are available free of charge!

We have assembled an impressive line-up of speakers. Please review their profiles here:

http://worldcongress.mcmaste r.ca/speakers

Please check out our website for further information as well as an agenda listing all of our speakers.

Dress code is business casual. Hope to see you all there!
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Jan 16, 2017

House Hunting? Here are awesome tips for your student house

Posted by Chad


Article Revisit: Housing Series

Moving into a new place for the summer, or planning on moving out in September? Be sure to read up on our exclusive MacInsiders series and articles with advice and tips for your time at your new place! Are you going to be moving into Residence? We got you covered too!

Guide for Beginners Just Getting Started
Off-Campus Housing Series by Danielle Lorenz...


 
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Jan 16, 2017

Tips for heating your student house on a student budget

Posted by Chad




BRRRRRRR it sure is getting cold outside!

Here are some great tips for heating your student house on a student budget, by Davey Hamada on The Starfish.

Did you know that heating and cooling comprises of about half of an average home’s energy expenditure? As a student, there are several low-cost things you can do to save money (assuming you pay for your own utilities) and reduce your ecological impact on the environment.

Bubblewrap
Bubblewrap can be bought at postal offices (or check around the house to see if you any lying around) and provide an unconventional but cheap insulation method for windows. Bubblewrap is often used for greenhouses during the winter months and traps heat indoors. It also...


 
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Jan 09, 2017

LAST DAY TO RETURN TEXTBOOKS: January 13th

Posted by admin


Last day for Undergrad & Grad Text returns Mac Campus Store is this Friday January 13.

If you don't need them, return them!

 
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Jan 09, 2017

Only a few tickets left for Charity Ball 2017!

Posted by admin


Only a few tickets left at MSU Compass for Charity Ball 2017! Don't miss one of the biggest events of the year & support a great cause.


 
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