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Good afternoon everyone! I hope you’re having a good (rainy) day! The last few days have been particularly warm, but still, fall is just around the corner. I personally can't wait to see the leaves turn yellow and orange, and for the temperature to become more comfortable. And with a few degrees less... It's the perfect opportunity to get a new hoodie! It's perfect timing, as MUSA has just shared the pre-order form to purchase hoodies and crewnecks with your college logo. See my previous email to get all the info! Today’s menu:

  1. Music & the brain experiment

  2. University-level committee

  3. The emerging leaders’ program is back for Fall 22!

  4. Free menstrual products pickup

  5. WalkSafe is recruiting

1. MUSIC & THE BRAIN EXPERIMENT 🧠 Interested in research on music and the brain? We are recruiting healthy volunteers between the ages 18 and 45 to participate in a two-part experiment at McGill’s Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory under the supervision of Dr. Robert Zatorre. In order to determine your eligibility, we will ask you to fill out a short 20-30 minutes online survey for a chance to win a $20 Amazon gift card! The compensation for your participation in the full study is $100, with a chance to win more during the study. You must also be fluent in English. If you are interested in participating, please email 2. UNIVERSITY-LEVEL COMMITTEE ☺️Are you interested in getting involved in a University-level Committee? These committees work under the McGill Senate and the administration at large. This is where planning, discussions, and consultations take place for a variety of issues that concern a wide array of bodies within the University. We are looking for committed students to represent student interests on these committees. The following committees are looking for members:

  • Teaching and Learning Spaces Working Group (2)

  • Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee (1)

  • Senate Committee on Libraries (2)

  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (1)

  • Principal's Prize for Excellence in Support Staff- Adjudication Committee (1)

  • SPFGC - Sustainability Projects Fund (SPF) Governance Council (2)

  • SKILLS 21 Program Committee (2)

  • SKILLS 21 Steering Committee (1)

For more information about each university committee, please visit: Only undergraduate students on the downtown campus (returning for the 2022-2023 academic year) are eligible to apply. If you have any questions, please email 3. THE EMERGING LEADERS PROGRAM IS BACK FOR FALL 2022! 🔥 If you are interested in learning about leadership in an interactive, activity-based environment, register for our upcoming online & in-person workshops! We are running until Sept 28. We will be providing the following 8 topics throughout the month: Exploring Leadership, Citizenship & Culture, Ethics, Power, Motivation, Communication, Being a Change Agent, and Conflict Management. Students who fulfill the requirements of the program will receive a Certificate of Completion. (Psst - You can add this to your CV). To register: (you must register for the Zoom link for online workshops) If you have any questions, contact 4. FREE MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS PICKUP 🩸 The SSMU Menstrual Health Team will be giving out FREE MENSTRUAL PRODUCTS on September 14 from 11AM-3PM. Come by the table at the Y intersection for your free products! 5. WALKSAFE IS RECRUITING 🚶🏿 We all experienced finishing a gig really late at one point and not feeling comfortable going from A to B… Wanna help keep your community safe? Well SSMU WalkSafe and WalkBuddies are recruiting! If you're interested in joining our services please fill out This Application ( by or before September 27th at 11:59 pm EST. For more information about the services, visit If you have further questions feel free to contact us at or __

That’s enough info for today! Please enjoy this picture of a cute cow (and how cute would she be with some Schulich merch?) :

I'll see you in two weeks!

Marie :) Marie-Alice Naud (She/Her/Elle) Vice President (Communications) | Vice-Présidente (Communications) Music Undergraduate Student Association | ’Association des étudiantes et étudiants du premier cycle en musique de l’Université McGill 555 Rue Sherbrooke West, Montréal, Quebec H2L 1K1 Email: Office: E-106 Teionkwatonhontsó:ni a’iakwariwahní:rate tsi nón:we ratehiatónkwa ne MUSA tsi ionterihwaienstáhkhwa ohén:ton Rón:nete tis iáh nenwén:ton tehonnatenakarahseratká:wen ne kanien’kehá:ka tánon ne Anishnabeg. The MUSA is located on Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe traditional territories. AÉMUM est située sur les territoires traditionnels des collectivités Haudenosaunee et Anishinaabe.

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