McMaster Archive

September 22, 2017

McMaster community members among 2017 Gallery of Distinction inductees

The 2017 inductees include leaders from health care, the arts, local business, community service, culture and heritage. Each has made a lasting contribution to Hamilton. They will be inducted at the 34th annual gala dinner November 14.

September 22, 2017

Virtual tours offer a new way to visit Faculty of Science labs and spaces

The tour site offers a more Science-focused peek into some of the Faculty’s undergraduate laboratory spaces and premiere facilities.

September 19, 2017

Review panel endorses McMaster budget model, suggests governance changes

A review of McMaster’s budget model strongly supports the University’s Responsibility Centred Management approach to budgeting and the way it is implemented, while making suggestions on changes to the way the process is governed.

September 18, 2017

McMaster to become Tobacco and Smoke-Free campus January 1, 2018

The use of tobacco and all oral smoking devices will be prohibited on the Hamilton campus, inside and on the grounds of the Ron Joyce Centre in Burlington, and at all McMaster-owned properties.

September 15, 2017

NAIG General Manager praises McMaster’s leadership during the Games

In a LinkedIn article by Michael Cvitkovic, General Manager for the 2017 North American Indigenous Games, he praises McMaster for being the most impactful external partner of the Games.

September 15, 2017

Indigenous Studies Program celebrates 25 years at McMaster

On Wednesday, September 13 the Indigenous Studies Program, in conjunction with their INDIGST 1A03 course, held their annual Welcome event. The date marks the 25th anniversary of the Program at McMaster University.

September 15, 2017

A new name and look for McMaster’s alumni magazine

Formerly the McMaster Times, it's now called MAC Magazine: The News Magazine for Alumni and Friends.

September 13, 2017

McMaster medical student on winning team on The Amazing Race Canada

Sam Lambert, a first-year medical student at the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University, has won The Amazing Race Canada.

September 13, 2017

Construction underway on new home for renowned Bertrand Russell Archives

Construction is underway on a new space that will house the Bertrand Russell Archives – the university’s largest research collection – as well as McMaster’s Bertrand Russell Research Centre.

September 13, 2017

Rolling out the red carpet for the McMaster 24 Hour Film festival

The Lyons New Media Centre recently rolled out the red carpet for the annual McMaster 24 Hour Film Festival gala event. McMaster students, staff and . . .

September 12, 2017

Students solve transportation challenges and develop professional skills through MacChangers 

The aim of MacChangers, a joint venture between Engineering and the MacPherson Institute, is to support interdisciplinary teams of students as they develop research projects and propose innovative solutions to issues that impact society.

September 8, 2017

Faculty of Science names Co-op Student of the Year Winners

April saw the announcement of this years’ Science Co-op Student of the Year winners. Top awards were presented to Vanessa Bierling, Mathematics & Statistics Co-op, . . .

September 8, 2017

All-genders washrooms now open on campus

McMaster’s Equity and Inclusion Office will introduce 50 all-genders washrooms across campus this week.

September 7, 2017

McMaster Experts web platform set to launch this fall

Sharing McMaster’s research expertise and searching for a McMaster expert is about to get a lot easier, thanks to a new institutional initiative set to launch this fall.

September 5, 2017

McMaster students spearhead youth engagement in Toronto’s Youth Summit 2017

The Youth Summit was spearheaded by two Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) program students,

September 5, 2017

Poster showcase and ice cream social celebrates engineering undergraduate research

On August 17, McMaster Engineering undergraduate research assistants shared the results from the research projects they have been working on this past summer at the . . .

September 5, 2017

High achievers: McMaster welcoming first-ever Integrated Business and Humanities class

This fall, McMaster will welcome some of the sharpest young minds in Canada into the Integrated Business and Humanities (IBH) program, a program jointly developed by the Faculties of Business and Humanities.

September 5, 2017

Outdoor Lunchtime Yoga – Extended

Extended for a few more weeks! The McMaster Alumni Association is pleased to extend the outdoor yoga series for all employees and students of McMaster . . .

August 30, 2017

Pick a card, any card: First-year student brings his gift for magic to McMaster

First-year Social Science student Chris Zhang first developed his passion for magic as a child growing up in China. Now a skilled magician, Zhang is bringing his unique ability with him to McMaster.

August 28, 2017

McMaster hosts fifth annual Symposium on Education and Cognition

Some of North America’s top experts in memory and learning gathered at McMaster recently for the fifth annual McMaster Symposium on Education and Cognition.