McMaster Archive

January 21, 2022

McMaster update on masking options for winter term

While different masks work in different settings, McMaster has ordered some Level 3 surgical masks to give students, faculty and staff who wish to use them.

January 21, 2022

Ask a McMaster Expert: Guidance on masking quality and fit

We spoke with McMaster experts to answer your questions around what makes a good quality mask, the importance of fit and current Public Health guidelines for masking.

January 21, 2022

Indigenous Health Learning Lodge opens at McMaster

The Indigenous Health Learning Lodge (IHLL) will be a new home for Indigenous faculty, staff and learners, as well as others who want to learn about Indigenizing health science education and Indigenous culture.

January 20, 2022

Virtual talk celebrates tenacious Canadian journalist Judith Robinson

The political journalist proved a force of nature from the 1930s through the 1950s, contributing to ideas that shaped 20th century Canadian political thought.

January 20, 2022

May Cohen, a pioneering doctor for women’s rights, donates her papers to McMaster

Retired physician May Cohen, who spent her career fighting for women's rights, has donated her documents to McMaster’s Health Sciences Archives in the hopes it will serve inspiration for those fighting for gender equality today.

January 19, 2022

McMaster hosting on-campus vaccination clinic on Jan. 21

McMaster University is hosting a second vaccination clinic on campus this week in partnership with Hamilton Public Health. All students, staff, visitors and faculty are welcome.

January 19, 2022

Thirty years ago, McMaster graduate Roberta Bondar became the first Canadian woman in space

Roberta Bondar, a graduate of McMaster’s medical program, became the first Canadian woman in space when she flew aboard the space shuttle Discovery in January 1992.

January 18, 2022

New book tells McMaster’s story of transformative leadership

In his newly released book 'Transformative: McMaster University’s Tradition of Breaking with Tradition', two-time McMaster graduate Scott Koblyk explores the drive, intelligence and innovation required to take a mid-sized Canadian university from good to great.

January 17, 2022

McMaster closed on Monday, January 17 due to inclement weather

McMaster is closed on Monday, January 17 due to a significant winter storm hitting Hamilton and much of southern Ontario.  

January 14, 2022

Winter 2022: Study spaces, eating places

Here is some guidance, suggested locations and tips on how to navigate campus outside of instructional spaces as we gradually return to campus this winter.

January 14, 2022

Back to Mac: Instructor Guide to Winter 2022

This guide is intended to provide key information and resources for teaching and learning this term as McMaster incrementally welcomes students, staff and faculty back to campus.

January 14, 2022

Back to Mac: Supervisor Guide to Winter 2022

This guide provides supervisors with quick access to information they need to support students, faculty and staff as McMaster incrementally welcomes community members back to campus for the Winter 2022 term.

January 14, 2022

Back to Mac: Employee Guide to Winter 2022

McMaster is welcoming students, staff and faculty back to campus incrementally for the Winter 2022 term. Here is what employees need to know.

January 14, 2022

Back to Mac: Student Guide to Winter 2022

This guide is intended to provide key information and resources for students as McMaster incrementally welcomes community members back to campus for the Winter 2022 term.

January 13, 2022

A return focused on health, safety and wellness

As McMaster prepares for the gradual return of in-person learning and working in the coming weeks, the health and wellness of our community remains our focus.

January 13, 2022

Aligning with McMaster’s aspirations – changes coming to the Provost’s Office

Internal searches are about to begin for two new roles – a deputy provost and a vice-provost, Teaching and Learning.  

January 12, 2022

McMaster receives $100,000 from Bell Let’s Talk to establish mental health support resource for students

The funding is part of a $1M from Bell Let's Talk to support mental health supports for postsecondary students across the country.

January 11, 2022

Ask a McMaster expert: Dawn Bowdish answers your booster questions

McMaster is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on January 18, 2022. Immunologist Dawn Bowdish offers her insights on the COVID-19 booster and how the third dose works to provide better protection.

January 11, 2022

McMaster named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s top employers

For the seventh year in a row, McMaster University has secured a position on Hamilton-Niagara's Top Employers list.

January 7, 2022

Campus libraries January update

McMaster University Libraries has established its plan for the start of the winter term to support the ongoing safety and wellbeing of the community, and . . .