October 18, 202196 per cent of McMaster students are fully vaccinated
With the university’s Mandatory Vaccination Policy fully in place as of today (October 18), McMaster’s students, faculty and staff have overwhelmingly uploaded their proof of vaccination.
October 18, 2021Everything you need to know about the McMaster Nuclear Reactor
Does it generate power? Does it glow? Can I take a tour? Learn some fun facts and test your knowledge of the nuclear reactor on campus this Nuclear Science Week.
October 18, 2021Alumni Spotlight: Keegan Johnson is making a difference one small step at a time
McMaster Marauders men's basketball and computer science alumnus Keegan Johnson is taking the leadership and resilience he learned on the basketball court to all other areas of his life, including his newest business venture: Let's Go Fitness.
October 17, 2021After the vaccination mandate deadline: Next steps for students, faculty and staff
As of October 18, 2021, McMaster’s Vaccination Policy requires all students, faculty and staff to have uploaded proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 to MacCheck or have an approved human rights exemption.
October 15, 2021Donate your used tech to help local families — and the environment
Students, faculty and staff can donate used computers, mobile devices and other tech to help Hamiltonians in need at the ACCESS Tech IT reuse drive.
October 15, 2021Athletics Anti-Racism Advisory Group introduces “Take 5” education and training campaign
As part of its work to cultivate a more inclusive environment, the Athletics and Recreation department has launched an anti-racism education campaign this term.
October 15, 2021McMaster joins Canada’s Sustainable Development Solutions Network
As part of McMaster’s ongoing commitment to advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the university is proud to be a new member of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Canada.
October 14, 2021Take five minutes to shape McMaster’s Sustainability Plan
The first university-wide Sustainability Plan Survey is arriving in McMaster inboxes today.
October 13, 2021Externs help hospitals with nurse shortage
McMaster nursing students are currently working as externs in Hamilton’s two hospital systems, helping with the hospital nursing shortage during the pandemic, while offering a pathway to full-time work after graduation.
October 13, 2021McMaster student startups claim top prizes in The Forge Startup Survivor
Four student-founded startups working with the business incubator win $31,000 in cash awards to grow their innovative early-stage business ventures.
October 12, 2021From constellations to Classics
Pietropaolo joined the Classics department at McMaster as an assistant professor in 2018, and is now an associate professor. Last year, she celebrated the release of her first book, The Grotesque in Roman Love Elegy.
October 8, 2021McMaster retains top-tier spot in Maclean’s university rankings
For the fourth consecutive year, McMaster ranks among the top Canadian schools with a broad range of research and doctoral programs.
October 8, 2021Broadening perspectives on spiritual care and learning at McMaster
The Spiritual Care and Learning Centre is a new initiative that stems from the Interfaith Working Group, part of the McMaster President's Advisory Committee for Building an Inclusive Community (PACBIC).
October 8, 2021Sustainability Month at McMaster begins with a spark
The Student Sustainability Ambassador Program held its first in-person event of the year at ALTITUDE on October 1 to kick off Sustainability month at McMaster.
October 8, 2021MacCheck reminder: Upload proof of vaccination by October 17
There's still time to upload your vaccination proof to the MacCheck tool. Here's what you need to know.
October 7, 2021The Pivot IRL: Students dive into in-person labs and design studios
There’s a buzz in the air at McMaster as students fill labs and design studios this fall, eager to collaborate with their peers and instructors in-person.
October 7, 2021Faculty members in Humanities and Social Sciences named academic co-leads for Office of Community Engagement
Karen Balcom and Ameil Joseph will continue the Office’s focus on sustainable, reciprocal relationships between McMaster and the community.
October 4, 2021Vaccination policy information for faculty and staff: Beyond October 17
Under McMaster’s Vaccination Policy, all faculty and staff are required to upload proof of vaccination to MacCheck by October 17th at 11:59pm ET. Please see guidance for faculty, staff and supervisors beyond October 17th.
October 4, 2021McMaster COVID-19 testing centres closed for Thanksgiving weekend
All McMaster COVID-19 testing centres will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend (October 9 to 11). Both asymptomatic and symptomatic testing will be unavailable during this time.
October 4, 2021New spaces open on campus for students
New spaces are open on campus for McMaster students to eat, study and participate in their online tests or lectures.