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International Women’s Day 2018: How will you #PressForProgress?

Today is International Women’s Day!

This global day is dedicated to celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women; it also marks a call to action for gender parity. 533 more words

Willow's Place (Women's drop-in safe place)

Last semester, I completed a volunteer placement at Willow’s Place as a part of my requirement for the SOCSCI 3EL3 Leadership through Experiential Learning – a course led by McMaster’s Social Science Experiential Education Office. 505 more words

SACHA’s Take Back The Night 2017

By: Noel Valade

Content Warning: This article contains mention of Sexual Assault. If you need support, please reach out to one of these resources:

  • SACHA (Sexual Assault Centre of Hamilton) 24 Hour Support Line: (905) 525-4573…
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Female Entrepreneurship: An Interview with the Co-Owner of Steeltown Garage Co.

A few months ago, I was riding the bus down Barton Street, and I noticed a really cool-looking store that I had never seen before. It looked like a mix between a coffee shop and a clothing store, but it also looked like a motorcycle shop? 1,413 more words

5 Reasons to Attend the Community Engagement & Volunteer Fair

On Tuesday, October 3, 2017, the Student Success Centre will be hosting their annual Community Engagement and Volunteer Fair in CIBC Hall (third floor, MUSC). 904 more words

Upcoming Events: Marisa Linton on 'The French Revolution' and Robespierre

Marisa Linton, Reader in History and Kingston University’s expert historian of the French Revolution, will be in conversation with Sir Christopher Mallaby, former British Ambassador in Paris, to discuss ‘The French Revolution – Then and Now’, on 27th April, 2017. 202 more words

Public History

Good History Dissertations: some tips on writing-up

Are you nearly there yet? At this time of year many history undergrads are working on, or are close to completion of, their Final Year History Dissertation, and University libraries positively buzz with activity and intense concentration. 806 more words

Public History