What's happening at the SSC this month!

Uncover opportunities, gain support, and grow your networks at our events.

#MacTalksMoney, Wednesday workshops from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. | Graphic of a piggy bank

#MacTalksMoney Workshops

Wednesdays, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. GH 110 

Did you know that only 6 out of every 10 Canadians have basic financial literacy skills? Or, that money is one of the top stressors facing students? Don’t worry, we’ve got workshops and online tools to support your financial wellness and help you make smart money decisions.

First Generation Student Social | Graphic of emojis

First Generation Student Social

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 GH 110, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. 

Come and find out if what your money strengths are and a plan for the blind spots. Be prepared for fun, interaction and a game of money cards. Get tips and advice about how you can look for summer employment on campus and off campus, even outside of Hamilton. Pizza included.

Registration is available on OSCARplus.

Last Lecture with Sabrina Jalees. Photo of Sabrina.

Last Lecture, Featuring Sabrina Jalees

Thursday, April 6, 2017  Burridge Gym, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

If you knew you were about to share your last life lessons or insights with a group of people, what would you say? What life lessons would you want to pass on to others? Following this theme, this year’s Last Lecture will bring you a combination of motivational advice and stand-up comedy delivered through the lens of one of Canada’s fastest rising stars, Sabrina Jalees.

To attend, register on OSCARplus (under Special Events).

Hamilton Employment Crawl, Encouraging students to explore, discover and stay in Hamilton | Photo of Hamilton, Ontario.

Hamilton Employment Crawl

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  TBD

Explore Hamilton’s job market and discover some of the city’s hidden gems such as its heritage and vibrant arts and cultural scene. We offer five different industry tours to help you navigate your career prospects and develop connections. Industries you can tour are: Manufacturing/Technology/Processing, Creative, Life/Health Sciences, Finance, and Social Services/Education. We will be announcing our list of employers this April.