Stratcomm 2022

Stratcomm 2022 Last Friday was a very exciting day for everyone here at the Communications and Media Arts Society: it was the first time we were able to hold our annual Stratcomm competition in-person since 2019. Stratcomm is a contest that gives teams of CMAS students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience solving strategic communications […]

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Approaching the end of term

Approaching the end of term It is approaching that time of year again where it can feel like you’re starting to burn out! This is completely normal, and a lot of us students here at CMAS understand the struggle. Not only are you tasked with your weekly to-dos with school, but final projects and exams […]

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The Importance of LinkedIn

The Importance of LinkedIn Within the Department of Communications and Media Arts, we are often told as students that LinkedIn can be an excellent platform to network and search for job prospects. Those of you who have taken the course “Human Communications” have probably done a project on exactly this. I thought I would come […]

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February Updates and Events

February Updates and Events Good morning CMAS students! We hope that everyone has been enjoying the transition back to in-person classes. It has been great to see more of your faces on campus. If you are not currently following @cmasmcmaster on Instagram, there are a few exciting updates happening with our society that you should […]

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Tote Bag Contest!

Tote Bag Contest! Attention Communications and Media Arts students! 📢 Our society has come up with a great idea to get students involved in our merch designs! We all know that tote bags are a great university essential, and what better than to have one you designed yourself. We are looking for one of your […]

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Snow day!

Snow Day! SNOW DAY! Welcome back everyone! We’re excited to bring you a new semester full of blog posts and engaging content for students. What better way to be kicking off the new year than with a snow day? We are hoping everyone is staying safe and cozy during this blast of seasonal weather. Though […]

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Coffee with the Chair

Coffee with the Chair Attention students! 📣  We are very excited to announce that although the semester is coming to an end, there are still some exciting CSMA events just around the corner. On Thursday, December 9 from 1:00-2:00 pm, there will be a Coffee with the Chair. Are you interested in providing questions, feedback, […]

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Stress Quadrants and Zoom Fatigue

Stress Quadrants and Zoom Fatigue It is that time of year again! Final projects are in the works and exams are right around the corner. It is normal to be exhausted at this point of the term – you might even begin to feel less motivated to do your school work. CMAS understands the struggle, […]

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New courses for Winter 2022!

New Courses for Winter 2022! Every year the Communications and Media Arts society works hard to deliver a wide range of engaging courses for students to choose from. This year the department has stepped it up with new exciting additions to the course calendar. Three new courses have been developed in Media Arts, as well […]

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Fall Reading Week

Fall Reading Week Fall reading week has quickly arrived once again! Reading week is a way for students to take a break from their classes and catch up, or get ahead, on upcoming work. This break from classes has always been an amazing way to re-evaluate how the semester is going so far, and re-situate […]

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