McMaster Archive

July 23, 2021

The Pulse reopening to McMaster students on July 26

The university is reopening the Pulse Fitness Centre in a limited capacity for students beginning Monday, July 26.

July 23, 2021

Marauders at the Olympics: McMaster expert supports athletes’ mental health

High performance mental health advisor Dr. Carla Edwards is supporting Swimming Canada athletes at the Tokyo Games.  

July 22, 2021

MacBuy Procurement Tool provides significant savings across McMaster

Since MacBuy launched in May 2019, the procurement team estimates the university has realized approximately $8 million in cost savings, thanks to the use and adoption of MacBuy across campus.

July 22, 2021

Marauders at the Olympics: McMaster expert helps keep athletes safe in Tokyo

Sports medicine expert Margo Mountjoy is part of a team of health experts tasked with the care and protection of thousands of Olympic athletes at the Tokyo Games.  

July 22, 2021

McMaster experts answer your COVID-19 vaccine questions

To help address COVID-19 vaccine questions from the campus community, McMaster experts in immunology and infectious diseases provided responses in an Instagram takeover.

July 21, 2021

McMaster student residences will require COVID vaccinations

As activities levels are expected to increase, McMaster has decided that students who’ve chosen to live in residences will require vaccinations this fall.

July 21, 2021

Ameil Joseph to hold Social Sciences’ first professorship in equity, diversity, inclusion and Indigenous strategies

The new professorship will advance our understanding of how to build a more just and inclusive society.

July 20, 2021

Welcoming the third cohort of graduate Wilson Leaders

Sarah Adjekum, Hanna Chidwick, and Jill Van Damme have been selected for the Wilson Leaders program starting in September.

July 19, 2021

More outdoor spaces on campus to connect in the fresh air

Outdoor spaces are being equipped with additional seating and increased Wi-Fi capacity to provide more opportunities to safely learn, study and collaborate in the fresh air.

July 19, 2021

Update regarding fall 2021 and Step 3

McMaster continues to prepare for the fall term with planning that is committed to health and safety, and supports the best possible student experience.

July 16, 2021

Mac undergraduate student shares journey to earning a global innovation award

Engineering student Lianna Genovese shares advice for fellow young entrepreneurs seeking to advance their ideas.

July 15, 2021

Vaccine Survey for McMaster Staff and Faculty

A one question survey on COVID vaccinations will help the university understand planned vaccination rates for staff and faculty.

July 14, 2021

Taylor MacIntyre and Amanda Ruller bolster 2021 football coaching staff

McMaster football adds two women to its coaching staff as assistant coaches under head coach Stefan Ptaszek.

July 14, 2021

Students inspired by new intersession course on Black Caribbean and its diasporas

The interdisciplinary course focused on topics that celebrated the Black histories and cultures of the Caribbean region.

July 13, 2021

“It’s about seeing students have those ‘a-ha’ moments” — Meet the next generation of profs

Over the past year, Danielle Brewer-Deluce had the chance to explore her passion for teaching as a McCall MacBain postdoctoral fellow in teaching and leadership. Now she reflects on her experiences with the program, what she learned about the science of learning and why it’s so important to be a great teacher.

July 13, 2021

Thomas Adams wins award for innovation in chemical engineering education

Thomas Adams, with the department of chemical engineering, has been awarded the 2021 David Himmelblau Award for Innovations in Computer Based Engineering Education.

July 13, 2021

Announcing the 2021-22 Open Educational Resources Grant recipients

Nine faculty members are receiving grants to support eight projects that will foster the creation and integration of free, high-quality online textbooks and other digital educational materials.

July 12, 2021

Watch: Archives Alive talk highlights beautiful books of the Kelmscott Press

McMaster University Library joined the celebration of International Kelmscott Press Day by giving the community a peek into its collection of rare books.

July 9, 2021

McMaster COVID-19 update

With Ontario announcing Friday afternoon that the province will move into Step 3 earlier than anticipated on July 16th, there is increased optimism that fall 2021 could mean McMaster’s campus will be able to re-open in more significant ways than we had hoped.

July 9, 2021

Five things that teaching has taught me

Jim Letwin, executive chairman of Jan Kelley, a digital marketing agency, holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Business Administration, and has been an instructor of Marketing Communication within DeGroote’s MBA program for more than 30 years.