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Breaking Bad Co-Star, RJ Mitte is coming to campus!

RJ Mitte will be at McMaster on Wednesday, April 8 for LIGHT UP the NIGHT: LAST LECTURE in Burridge Gym from 6-8 p.m. He will be discussing overcoming barriers and celebrating success. Registration is now open! Reserve your seats in advance.

RJ Mitte co-starred on the Emmy-winning AMC drama, Breaking Bad, as the son of the cancer-stricken high school science teacher turned drug manufacturer played by Bryan Cranston. Just like his character on the  show, Walter White, Jr., Mitte has  cerebral palsy, although Mitte's is a milder form of the disability. Mitte is involved with several organizations that raise awareness of equality and diversity, advocating for individuals with a spectrum of disabilities and openly discussing the obstacles he has faced and the path that led him to his current success.

LIGHT UP the NIGHT: Inaugural Year-End Block Party

Be part of one of the biggest events this year! To celebrate the end of class, the McMaster University Alumni Association, the Student Success Centre and the McMaster Students Union have partnered to create a truly awesome experience. We will Light Up the Night with thousands of bulbs strung between campus buildings, culminating with a fireworks show shortly after 10 PM. Details and event information can be found at

Connect to Careers Job Fair 2015 was a success!

On March 10, over 140 employers were at Connect to Careers ready to recruit McMaster, Mohawk and Redeemer students as well as members from the Hamilton community. The day included networking, LinkedIn profile photos, and resume critiques. We followed the day's events using #CtoCJobFair2015. Thank you to all those who attended, sponsored and volunteered at the job fair.

Need help filing your taxes? Free Tax Clinics for full-time, undergraduate students!

It’s tax season and the deadline is fast approaching. From March 12 until April 30, the Student Success Centre will be offering free tax clinics for all full-time (registered for 18 or more units), undergraduate students. Our accountants will answer any questions you may have and will also assist in filing your taxes. Students can receive their tax return in as little as two weeks! So, why wait? Simply book an appointment on OSCARplus.

Employment Boot Camp for International Students

Saturday, March 28 & Thursday, April 2
The Employment Boot Camp for International Students is for undergraduate students seeking employment in Canada. This program has been designed to teach international students the most effective means of finding work and provide the information needed to be successful in your Canadian job search. Additional information and registration can be found on Mac Life.