McMaster Archive

December 2, 2022

Dundas house to be sold

The university is no longer proceeding with plans for a property it bought in 2020, and the house at 30 South St. W. in Dundas will be put up for sale.

December 1, 2022

‘It’s a personal cause for us’ – McMaster linguistics research centre creates program for displaced scholars

McMaster’s Centre for Advanced Research in Experimental and Applied Linguistics (ARiEAL) has expanded a summer pilot program into a two-way scholarly environment for scholars displaced by global conflict.

December 1, 2022

McMaster graduates are among the most employable in the world, says new ranking

McMaster has ranked fifth in Canada in graduate employability, according to a new Times Higher Education ranking.

November 30, 2022

Why McMaster donors give: Emil Zamora’s story

'This gift is a way for me and my extended family to continue to have a close relationship with the city and the community.'

November 29, 2022

Rapid tests available to McMaster community ahead of winter break

Test kits will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis inside the McMaster University Student Centre (MUSC) on Tuesday, December 6 from 1:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m., or until supplies last.  

November 28, 2022

Vanier Scholars recognized for research excellence and potential

Seven McMaster scholars from across the Faculties of Health Sciences, Social Sciences and Engineering have been awarded the prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship. 

November 28, 2022

Two weeks of programming mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The theme for this year is Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post-COVID-19 world. 

November 25, 2022

McMaster music ensembles return to live concerts

The symphony orchestra, jazz orchestra, choirs, concert band and flute ensemble will present concerts on many different themes, each showcasing a variety of music from around the world and from a range of time periods.

November 25, 2022

Visit the McMaster-made NEUDOSE satellite before its big launch day

The satellite goes to the Canadian Space Agency in Saint-Hubert, Quebec next week ahead of its launch, scheduled for February 2023. So if you've ever wanted to see a satellite up close, this is your chance.  

November 25, 2022

Calling all Mac students: Explore ideas beyond your field of study with the Renaissance Award

Now celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Renaissance Award is designed to give students a chance to explore and lead a project that they propose.

November 25, 2022

Collaboration is key to face global challenges, Canadian and U.K. military medical reserves say

The Canada-U.K. Medical Reserve Exchange health forum explored pressing themes of health and health systems, including the long-term care crisis, disaster and rescue medicine, Arctic health and climate change.

November 24, 2022

Events at McMaster: Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

Please note that the panel event scheduled for December 6, 2022 is cancelled and the Men’s Walk and the REDress Project is postponed until February 14, 2023.

November 23, 2022

Transforming spaces and places to create a Brighter World 

A new video provides a bird’s eye view of the new spaces and places under construction that are transforming the landscape on campus and beyond.  

November 21, 2022

McMaster student-led startup working to solve emergency room triage delays

EmergConnect is a centralized digital platform that allows patients to register for emergency care and start a self-assessment while still at home.

November 20, 2022

CUPE strike action: What you need to know for Monday

The university’s priority is the safety of all community members, including those on the picket lines, and to encourage a culture of respect and understanding. Please be patient as you cross any picket line. 

November 19, 2022

CUPE representing McMaster TAs declares strike for Monday

The university will remain open. People should expect delays and should leave additional time in order to access campus.

November 18, 2022

All work and some play: How Boardball’s overnight success turned into a viable business

Mac grad Amanda Nguyen invented a game that became an overnight viral success, serving up a business opportunity she couldn't pass up.

November 18, 2022

“The entire McMaster alumni is cheering” for Continuing Education graduates

On Nov. 10, McMaster University Continuing Education celebrated over 800 graduates from 20 countries through a virtual celebration.

November 18, 2022

Foresight Lab embraces uncertainty as it looks to the future

A unique program at the DeGroote School of Business offers the only foresight-thinking-focused hub in Canada, where people from across sectors can share ideas and advance their thinking about ways to navigate the future. 

November 18, 2022

McMaster community invited to provide input in search for new associate vice-president/vice-provost, Equity and Inclusion

The position is a senior leadership role responsible for identifying and achieving institution-wide equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) priorities and goals, as well as leading McMaster’s Equity and Inclusion Office.