If you read McMaster’s Daily News, you probably saw the article about Mac Alumni Matthew Sheridan winning the Ontario’s young entrepreneur of the year award for 2015. This is a huge deal considering the company began in 2013, and gained its $70,000 dollars in funding as the first Canadian company on Kickstarter. Sheridan’s company, Nix
As you know, Bloggers at Mac and I have done a little bit of collaboration for our blogs. The article I wrote, called “Illiterate to Blogger: My Journey Through Writing,” is about a more personal topic on some struggles I had in school while growing up.
I am happy to announce that Miranda Babbitt, President of Bloggers at Mac, is here to share her thoughts on the much debated “gap year.” It has been a pleasure collaborating with such a talented writer. You can often find Miranda in and around campus, holding events for BAM, and spreading her wings as a
For all of the final year students here at Mac, let me start by saying I know that this is one of the most stressful times of the year. I have been speaking with a couple graduating students on campus, and many of us are unaware that applications for graduate level jobs start in October,
Writing a blog is by far the coolest job I have had to date. I find it therapeutic to be able to write about subjects that students can relate to. In addition to being a fun and creative outlet geared towards students, the preparation leading up to the launch involved hard work behind-the-scenes.
While it doesn’t feel like it, we are already halfway, if not more than halfway through first semester. I don’t know about you, but I feel it; the Mid – Semester Slump. In other words, I feel the strong lack of motivation that comes after completing endless midterms and assignments.