McMaster Archive

July 6, 2020

Understanding and Enhancing the Climate for Racialized and Marginalized Students

Understanding and enhancing the McMaster experience for racialized and marginalized students has been the goal of a climate study planned as one of the strategic actions identified in the university’s 2019 – 2022 Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Action Plan.

July 6, 2020

Mac grad creates #BecauseWeCare packages for hospital patients

If you have a minute to brighten someone's day, type out a friendly message on Jacqueline Rintjema's online form, and she'll write them on a card that goes with each package.

July 6, 2020

Original manuscripts, notebooks, photos among treasures in Library’s Stuart McLean archive

This summer, CBC is re-running some of Canadian storyteller Stuart McLean's best-loved stories from his perennially popular radio program, the Vinyl Cafe. Learn more about Stuart McLean and his extensive personal and professional archives donated by McLean to McMaster University Library back in 2017.

July 2, 2020

Engineering grads tune up pitch for Dragon’s Den

This summer, a team of engineering physics students dares to enter the Den with their automatic guitar tuning stand.

July 1, 2020

WATCH: Tips to protect your mental health during COVID-19

Randi McCabe, a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience, offers practical tips for establishing a routine that can help you cope with the mental health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 30, 2020

Student Success Centre launches new website

Accessible, personalized online hub aims to recreate the same warm SSC welcome that students would receive in person

June 30, 2020

Student First Rental program recognizes student-friendly landlords during COVID-19

Landlords offering flexible lease terms and payments get free premium listings on McMaster’s off-campus housing site.

June 29, 2020

External advisor to conduct review of Black student-athlete experiences at McMaster

A message from McMaster’s Associate Vice-President, (Students and Learning) and Dean of Students, Sean van Koughnett.

June 29, 2020

Resident thanks her “champions” for success in radiation oncology

Julianna Sienna’s story is one filled with champions, from her peers at McMaster University to the members of her family.

June 26, 2020

Meet McMaster’s 2020 Schulich Leaders

Ten outstanding incoming science and engineering students are the recipients of Canada’s most valuable undergraduate scholarship.

June 25, 2020

Our commitment to targeted hiring and anti-racism: President’s letter

McMaster is committed to the strategic, accelerated hiring of Black faculty members and to advancing inclusive excellence in teaching and research across all academic programs.

June 25, 2020

Canada Day holidays extended by two days

In appreciation of faculty and staff's contributions during the COVID-10 pandemic, Thursday, July 2 and Friday, July 3 will be university holidays this year.

June 25, 2020

How do Canadians feel about COVID-19? A Socrates Project webinar with Clifton van der Linden

In the final Socrates Project event of the academic year, political science associate professor Clifton Van der Linden maps the evolution of Canadian public opinion about the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 22, 2020

Writing Home: Community storytellers reflect on home and life in the time of COVID–19

A special podcast project produced by Janet Rogers, the Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer in Residence, features Hamilton writers’ stories of what home means to them and the varied ways in which they’re experiencing the COVID–19 pandemic.

June 22, 2020

MacChangers help address COVID-19 challenges in Hamilton

An interdisciplinary program is holding a hack-a thon for change, trying to find innovative solutions for community challenges.

June 19, 2020

Safe cities, smart data and identical twins: McMaster researchers awarded Banting and Vanier scholarships

Six McMaster graduate and postdoctoral researchers have received Canada’s most prestigious awards for their work in medicine, science, engineering, social sciences and humanities.

June 19, 2020

Welcoming the Class of 2024

McMaster’s Welcome Week and all orientation activities will be held virtually.

June 19, 2020

New reimbursements for working remotely; help for academically stranded students

Updates on New reimbursements for working remotely; Help for academically stranded students; Welcome Week

June 19, 2020

Campus and community: Connecting the dots

The Connection, a new program offered by McMaster’s Office of Community Engagement, will make building partnerships between McMaster and community organizations easier under COVID-19 restrictions.

June 18, 2020

McMaster co-signs charter with Canadian universities to address climate change

McMaster has joined several other leading Canadian universities by pledging to work together on climate change initiatives across invested assets.