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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

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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!

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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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Dec 28, 2016

Westdale Theatre For Sale - $1.79 Million

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The iconic Westdale Theatre in Westdale is a very memorable building and one that has served as the centrepiece of Westdale Village since it was built in the 1930's.

Just before Christmas it was listed on Royal LePage’s website for $1.79 million.

The building is not currently protected under the Ontario Heritage Act. Ward 1 Councillor Aidan Johnson hopes to address before it is sold.

Do you believe it should be protected as a heritage building?

Read more

 
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Dec 13, 2016

McMaster Technocolour Dreams 2017

Posted by Chad


On Friday January 13, TwelvEighty will be invaded by the Technocolour Dreams Team! Get ready for a paint experience like no other. Technocolour Dreams will be one of the most unique party experiences of your life. Dress to get messy, as the Technocolour Dreams team paints you like a canvas.



On Sale Now:
Online early bird student ticket: $15+tax.
https://mcmaster.tickit.ca/events/23...ocolour-dreams

Available at Compass:
Regular student ticket: $20+tax.
Guest ticket: $25+tax. (19+ Government ID Required)

 
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