Articles

 
March 3, 2000

Exciting period of renewal lies ahead for McMaster

By David Leeder

McMaster is currently on the verge of one of the most exciting periods in its history, predicts University provost and vice-president academic Harvey Weingarten. In his fourth annual State of the Academy address on Feb. 29, Weingarten anticipated...
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March 1, 2000

Continuing education offers management training series

By Joanne Kehoe, Centre for Continuing Education

Once seen as a perk doled out in flush times for top managers, management training is suddenly every organization's strategic weapon. This week, McMaster University kicks off the MVP 2000 management training series which consists of one, two and...
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February 29, 2000

Federal funding for universities, research welcomed

Finance minister Paul Martin's tax-cutting budget, announced yesterday, contained good news for Canadian universities. The federal government is providing a one-time $2.5 billion transfer payment for post-secondary education and health care. It...
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February 29, 2000

Symposium surveys the global health care arena

By David Leeder

The frequency of miracle medical breakthroughs continues to increase. New discoveries are no longer rare with a heightened understanding of the basis of diseases. But an understanding of the social and cultural issues, many of which dictated the...
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