McMaster Archive

December 12, 2017

Progress Report – IT Service Review

The IT review, led by a committee of McMaster academic leaders and researchers, examines and evaluates information technology service and delivery across campus with a goal to identify perceptions on service levels, area service gaps, and opportunities for improving in IT services delivery across campus.

December 11, 2017

12 ways the Library can help you get exam-ready

This exam period, when stress levels soar and students are studying feverishly, Mills, Innis and Thode Libraries have lots of services that can help make this hectic time a bit easier.

December 11, 2017

McMaster chef’s cauliflower creation is one of the world’s most beautiful plates

McMaster Hospitality Services executive chef Paul Hoag prepared cauliflower six ways and it landed him a coveted top 10 spot in the World Gourmet Society’s “Best Plate” video competition.

December 8, 2017

Student thanks parents for support with $20,000 cheque

For first-year Commerce student Christina Dominic, this past August’s Residence Move-In day was extra special.

December 7, 2017

President Patrick Deane encourages students to help each other through exams

Three things President Patrick Deane wants students to know during exams: You're not in it alone, help each other, and there are resources available to help students.

December 7, 2017

Downtown art exhibition ‘is all about the city’

Students in a second-year Environmentally Responsible art course, taught by Judy Major-Girardin, currently have their mixed-media work on display at downtown Hamilton's One James North.

December 5, 2017

Meet McMaster’s 2017-18 Writer-in-Residence

Award-winning Hamilton author Gary Barwin is working one-on-one with aspiring writers in the McMaster and Hamilton communities as the 2017-18 Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer-in-Residence.

December 5, 2017

Students collaborate with City of Hamilton to tackle healthy neighbourhoods, climate change and municipal excellence

CityLAB is a new collaborative program in which students from McMaster, Mohawk College and Redeemer College team up with the City of Hamilton to tackle real-world challenges.

December 5, 2017

New name, initiatives build on program advancing health professional education

A program with a storied history of serving the McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences for more than 45 years has a new name and is expanding. . . .

December 5, 2017

A new vision for public services: DeGroote-led conference in England will unite global experts

This week, DeGroote Associate Professor Gillian Mulvale, Health Policy and Management, will bring together experts in co-production of public services for a two-day symposium in . . .

December 5, 2017

McMaster authors celebrated for having the write stuff

Gary Barwin, Shawn Selway, and Andrew Baulcomb took home three of the four Hamiton Literary Awards.

December 4, 2017

McMaster observes Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women with campus events

Join us on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

December 4, 2017

Patrick Deane paints a picture of a brighter world at City Hall

McMaster is making a $20-million investment to enhance commercialization for biomedical and life sciences research.

December 4, 2017

Life-saving automated external defibrillators installed in all residences

AEDs are now available in locations spread across campus, with the majority located in building lobbies to provide easy access to this life-saving technology.

November 28, 2017

McMaster deepens connections in China with smart water tech, advanced battery announcement

McMaster has announced two new projects with industry and academic partners in Nanjing and Beijing.

November 27, 2017

McMaster researchers uncover link between immune function and osteoarthritic pain and progression

The immune system plays a pivotal role in the amount of pain and disease progression experienced by patients with osteoarthritis, McMaster University researchers have found.

November 24, 2017

Preparing for a tobacco and smoke-free campus

The University community continues to prepare for the Jan 1, 2018 designation of McMaster’s tobacco and smoke-free campus. Since the announcement in September students, staff and faculty have been working together to get ready for the change.

November 24, 2017

McMaster’s 2017 Financial Forum: More than just number crunching

More than 170 financial managers, administrators and leaders at the McMaster Financial Forum had the opportunity to learn more about how the University is funded, upcoming trends and how we’re planning for our financial future.

November 24, 2017

School of the Arts adds vibrancy to President’s Corridor

This week a reception was held for Studio Art students who currently have their work Alternatives on display in the President's Corridor on the second floor of Gilmour Hall until December 6.

November 24, 2017

Five questions to ask a doctor about your hip fracture

Every year, more than 4.5 million people around the world suffer a hip fracture. Dr. Mohit Bhandari, an orthopedic surgeon and researcher of McMaster University, had a paper on managing hip fractures published this week.