Starting a new job is nerve-wracking to say the least. For most, it is a combination of excitement and fear that manifests itself as butterflies in the pit of your stomach, the inability to sleep, and the constant worry about what you need to wear and bring. But every first day is also your first […]
Universities across the nation are preparing for that big day at the end of the year called convocation: the most ceremonial and important day of your academic career. Caps, gowns and hoods are a big part of academic ceremony and often carry meaning of achievement and degrees conferred.
Dressing appropriately in the workplace is something students and recent grads struggle with, whether it’s for part-time jobs or full-time employment. John McGowan, business manager of the McMaster Student’s Union (MSU), explains how students and grads can make their wardrobes work appropriate.