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Apr
07

16th Annual BHSc Charity Fashion Show, “Zooming Through 2020”

The 16th annual BHSc Charity Fashion Show, “Zooming Through 2020,” premiered on Youtube and Zoom on Saturday, March 13, 2021! Despite the unexpected events this past year, our team of 4 co-chairs, 16 executive members, and 10 model groups worked tirelessly online to create a show highlighting the talents and dedication of the BHSc community. […]

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Apr
05

Snack on this! An Introduction to Bite-Sized Science

By: Yunyi Cui, Josephine Ding and Irene Zhao, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2023 Although research and discovery is frequently considered the pinnacle of science, it is only half the battle. Effective knowledge translation is arguably just as important as knowledge acquisition, and as students, we have found that the scientific literature can be intimidating due […]

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Mar
29

Beyond Paper Initiative

By: Joseph Gallab and Vanessa Luk, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2023   Beyond Paper is an initiative based at McMaster University that aims to bridge literary inequities by providing undergraduate students with opportunities for free, individualized writing support, including writing workshops, writing tips, and peer-editing services.   The initiative was established by Vanessa Luk, a […]

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Mar
24

The Felicity App: Enhancing Productivity With Psychological Interventions

A clean & minimalistic interface shown in the Felicity App’s current prototype, brandishing productivity management tools, integrations, and progressive psychological interventions By: Veronica Xia, Honours Math and Computer Science at McGill University, Class of 2024 & Harshdeep Dhaliwal, Honours Biology, Psychology, Neuroscience, and Behaviour student at McMaster University, Class of 2023 The Felicity App is an […]

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Mar
22

“Poditics as Usual: Being BHSc” Podcast

By: Ali Khosravi, BHSc (Honours) Class of 2022 and Rebecca Jiang, BHSc (Honours) Class of 2022 Since COVID-19 decided to be a guest at a party they were never invited to in early 2020, we have completely moved over to virtual learning. This made it harder than ever for students to connect with their peers […]

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Mar
12

Killam Fellowship Virtual Exchange

By: Bonnie Liu, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2021   When students think about completing an exchange, they might think about travelling/exploring new cities, eating exotic cuisines, etc. However, with the COVID-19 pandemic and the exchange offices suspending outbound travelling, one might think that studying abroad is no longer an option. This is not true!    […]

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Mar
03

Shoebox Project for Women at McMaster University

By: Davneet Sihota, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2021 In 2019, I co-founded a chapter of the Shoebox Project for Women at McMaster University, alongside 3rd year Commerce student, Kiran Bassi. The Shoebox Project for Women collects and distributes gift-filled Shoeboxes to local women impacted by homelessness. Thoughtfully created and decorated shoeboxes are filled with items […]

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Mar
03

BHSS FYC Website

By Ayesha Umair, BHSc (Honours), Class of 2024 For the first time, a specific website catering to the needs of a BHSc year cohort has been developed: https://bhss-fyc.web.app/. The BHSS First Year Council has set up an online home base, where students in the Class of 2024 can find resources, event information, and activities to […]

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