McMaster Archive

June 28, 2017

Two McMaster chefs achieve lofty status in the culinary world

Hospitality Services Executive Chef Paul Hoag and Chef Manager John Barreda have attained their Certified Chef de Cuisine (CCC) designation.

June 28, 2017

The next generation: DeGroote welcoming four new faculty members in 2017

Aadil Merali Juma, François Neville, Yan Wang, and Yun Zhou will officially join the School of Business July 1. In addition to teaching and mentoring, they will also work to bolster DeGroote’s research efforts and enhance the School's reputation on the global stage.

June 28, 2017

Canada 150: From McMaster’s Archives

McMaster archivists have delved into the Library’s collections to select artifacts that shine a light on some of Canada’s most beloved figures, our national heritage, and our place in the world.

June 27, 2017

McMaster EngiQueers take on Toronto Pride Parade

Members of the student club McMaster EngiQueers proudly marched in Toronto’s annual Pride Parade on June 25, highlighting Pride month.

June 27, 2017

Friendship bench honours Dr. Robert Chu, opens door for mental health

A bright yellow bench sits in the lobby of the Health Sciences Library at McMaster University, but it has more significance than just another place to study or drink an iced latte.

June 27, 2017

McMaster joins The Conversation as founding partner

The Conversation Canada, a new national media startup providing independent, high quality explanatory journalism, launched this week.

June 26, 2017

Smart Start workshop opens conversations about money with students and parents/guardians

The Student Success Centre led a financial workshop that tackled what students have in savings, how much they need to borrow, and the most economical options available in order to pay for post-secondary education.

June 22, 2017

McMaster appoints new AVP, Chief Technology Officer

After an extensive national search, Gayleen Gray has been appointed McMaster’s new Assistant Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer.

June 22, 2017

New program helps local seniors and grad students make home a little sweeter

McMaster Symbiosis is a co-housing program that matches current graduate students in need of low-cost housing with local seniors who have a spare room and need some extra support.

June 21, 2017

McMaster team earns national finance award

McMaster Campus Store and Media Production Services (MPS) staff joined forces with procurement staff in an effort to increase sales and cost-savings to departments.

June 21, 2017

Conference explores best practices, new approaches to international education

Nearly 200 international education professionals were recently on campus to discuss the role of post-secondary institutions, government, industry and the non-profit sector in building and supporting global engagement – on campus and in the community.

June 20, 2017

New course aims to explore the intersection between science and the larger society

How can science help address the key challenges in our society? A new course offered by the School of Interdisciplinary Science will provide students from all Faculties with the opportunity to explore this question and more.

June 20, 2017

Read President Patrick Deane’s 2017 Spring Convocation address

"We delight in your success, we are in awe of your talent, and we are excited to see where you will take us."

June 20, 2017

‘Canada’s greatest living explorer’ takes to Arctic – alone – for Canada150

Mac grad and adventurer Adam Shoalts is in Canada's far north again, spending five months hiking and canoeing across the Arctic to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary - and he's doing it all by himself.

June 20, 2017

Spring Convocation in pictures

Faculty, family, friends, and graduates showed their excitement for the special occasion through pictures and posts on social media using the hashtag #macgrad2017.

June 20, 2017

Chancellor Emeritus Wilson recognized as ‘Friend of Education’

Chancellor Emeritus, Economics grad and long-time friend of McMaster Lynton “Red” Wilson has been honoured with a national award recognizing his life-long commitment to education.

June 19, 2017

McMaster, Hamilton community gather to share ideas, take action on joint projects

'Creating Community-Campus Partnerships: An Idea Exchange' brought together 120 faculty, staff, students and community members, providing opportunities to build relationships and discuss community-engaged research and education initiatives.

June 19, 2017

Finding your flow after graduation

For many new graduates, the desire to know “what’s next” is an exciting, fulfilling, and challenging life moment. What lies ahead is not always as clear as the academic pathways often associated with programs and their requirements.

June 16, 2017

Meet this afternoon’s Engineering valedictorian

"If anything McMaster’s taught me that I’ll always be learning and growing as a person, but it’s important to reevaluate now and then in order to have a conscious conscience."

June 16, 2017

Meet this morning’s Engineering valedictorian

"Coming to McMaster was definitely one of the best decisions I ever made!"