Hamilton Hiking 101

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Hello, it’s me, Jackson again! I’d have to say one of my favourite aspects of Hamilton is the escarpment. The views are spectacular, waterfalls everywhere you turn, and easily accessible via the HSR… Continue reading

541 Barton St E

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It’s a place where you can get a $3 grilled cheese and can use the remainder of your spare change to pay it forward. Located at 541 Barton St., this social enterprise is… Continue reading

Welcome Week Rep Applications

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Many welcome week rep applications are rolling out in the next few weeks; make sure to stay updated on your favourites! There are tons of different options; you could be a faculty rep,… Continue reading

Change Camp Hamilton

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Do you want to join a conversation on collaboration, partnerships, and community? If you’re up for the challenge, be at the David Braley Health Sciences Centre from 5:30pm to 9:00pm, Thursday March 3rd.… Continue reading

From the DR: Short-term Aid & Sustainability

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Hi my muchachos, Me again, here to talk about one of the biggest issues in providing short-term aid right now – sustainability, or making short-term long term. Short-term humanitarian aid is the best… Continue reading

Tips and Tricks: Bussing in Hamilton

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Hi Everyone, My name’s Jackson and I’ve spent the last 6 years bussing back and forth, up and down, and across this city, on almost every weekday. Since grade 9 I’ve taken over… Continue reading

5 Days for the Homeless

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Are you looking to get involved in the community? Want an amazing and memorable experience that will help you grow while giving back? Then you’ve come to the right place!   Applications are… Continue reading

From the DR: the Burden of Our Aid II

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Beyond the human resources that we use by interacting with the locals, volunteers also have to think about the local environment. In this case, our very presence can achieve the opposite of our… Continue reading

From the DR: the Burden of Our Aid I

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Hi mi amigos,     As you know, providing aid in a foreign and local setting is very complex and often, if we are not careful, we end up achieving the opposite of… Continue reading

From the DR: Who are we really helping?

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Hola McMaster,   I’m spending this semester abroad in the Dominican Republic to do global health research as part of my program at McMaster. I am here with four of my peers and… Continue reading