BHScene

Mar
01

“EMPOWER” NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!

Are you interested in becoming a leader of social change? Do you want to make a meaningful impact on the lives of girls all across the world while also developing your social, interpersonal, and team-work skills? Then this is your chance! Come and join our non-profit organization called “EMPOWER” which is focused on empowering women […]

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Mar
01

Youth Mental Health Association and Unwind Your Mind Podcast

Anna-Lisa Nguyen is one of the Directors of the Youth Mental Health Association. After becoming a high school mental health club Ambassador in 2017, she has continually taken on more YMHA projects and worked her way up to a directorship role. At the beginning of the pandemic, she saw the need for connection between members […]

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Mar
01

How to Celebrate Graduation During a Pandemic

By: Megan Smyth, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2021 With less than four months until the Class of 2021’s spring convocation, we now have confirmation that it will be a virtual ceremony due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. While it’s disappointing we won’t be able to get together in person, that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate. […]

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Feb
26

6th Annual Child Health Conference (MCHC)

The McMaster Child Health planning team is so excited to announce our 6th Annual Child Health Conference (MCHC), which will be held on March 13-14th, 2021!   This year we invite the McMaster and Hamilton community to explore the theme “Growing Up During COVID-19: Challenges, Changes, and Community”. Attendees will be asked to consolidate their […]

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Feb
25

BHSc Charity Fashion Show

The BHSc Charity Fashion Show is proud to announce their 16th annual show, “Zooming Through 2020!” Inspired by all of the unexpected events of this past year, the team of students have worked together to create a show highlighting the talents and dedication of the BHSc community. Although they are unable to gather in-person this […]

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Dec
24

In this together Series: Lifting Spirits through Giving Back

By: Hallie Rodney, BHSc (Honours) Class of 2022 I spoke with some other individuals involved in very meaningful and special endeavours that I wanted to share with you. Mitchell Pellarin, a lacrosse player who is passionate about cultivating an inclusive community, Esha Karia, a personal trainer and incredible individual who is extending her expertise to […]

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Dec
22

Equitable Admissions for Black Applicants

The BHSc (Hons) Program announces the launch of a pilot project for Equitable Admissions for Black Applicants (EABA), starting with the current application cycle for entrance to BHSc in Fall 2021. “Being an accessible, supportive, and inclusive community is really important to us,” says Stacey Ritz, Assistant Dean of the BHSc (Hons) Program.  “This initiative […]

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Dec
17

In this together Series: Lifting Spirits through Service

By: Hallie Rodney, BHSc (Honours) Class of 2022 Throughout my discussions with Health Sciences students at various levels, it has become clear that volunteering is at the core of the BHSc program. We discussed volunteer experiences they have been involved with throughout the pandemic – aiding those who were both directly and indirectly impacted during […]

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