McMaster Archive

October 23, 2019

Provincial government launches SMA3 process

McMaster’s third Strategic Mandate Agreement will outline areas of priority and lay out metrics for performance

October 23, 2019

A $2 million gift for Firestone

For 40 years, the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health has been a world leader in the treatment and understanding of lung diseases. Now, a $2 million investment from the Boris family will ensure this legacy continues.

October 22, 2019

Trees are the lungs of the earth – plant one on campus this week

In partnership with Nature at McMaster and Trees for Hamilton, students in the McMaster Sustainable Future Program are holding two drop-in tree-planting sessions on campus Wednesday October 23 and Saturday October 26.

October 21, 2019

#MacMed50: Meet the Class of 2021

The 50th class of undergraduate medical students of McMaster University’s Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine is the Class of 2021. Three medical students of the 206-person class share their stories, motivations and their hopes.

October 21, 2019

Alumnus’ $1M gift enhances experiential learning, awareness and research in earth sciences program

Alumnus Keith MacDonald has made an endowed gift of $1 million to create three funds supporting experiential learning and research in the earth sciences program.

October 18, 2019

Celebrating Open Access, Oct. 22-24

How can researchers avoid predatory publishers? How can Open Science help bridge the innovation gap? How is Open Government making public information more accessible for everyone? Learn more about these and other issues as part of Open Access Week 2019.

October 17, 2019

Global university leaders gather at McMaster

University leaders from around the world gathered at McMaster this week for two days of keynote speeches, workshops and discussions as the Magna Charta Observatory held its annual conference in North America for the first time.

October 17, 2019

Seven to be inducted into McMaster Athletics Hall of Fame

McMaster Athletics will open Homecoming Weekend on October 19 with its annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, with the introduction of a seven-member class that represents multiple Marauders dynasties.

October 16, 2019

GTHA research study looking for student feedback about commuting habits

StudentMoveTO is a multi-institutional study that aims to improve the commuter experiences of postsecondary students.

October 15, 2019

Senator Rosa Galvez visits McMaster to commemorate Latin American Heritage Month

Rosa Galvez, Canada's first and only senator of Latin American heritage, visited McMaster campus to celebrate Latin American Heritage Month.

October 15, 2019

McMaster hosts international conference on university freedoms and responsibilities

Conference addresses current challenges and celebrates the 31st anniversary of the Magna Charta Universitatum

October 15, 2019

Remembering Margaret Lyons

“Margaret was so much more than a steadfast McMaster champion, donor and engaged alumna and volunteer...In our more than three decades of friendship, she opened doors to people and ideas, challenged traditional thinking, questioned old ideas and provoked new ones."

October 11, 2019

Fostering the ties in our community

McMaster University's medical school campuses in Hamilton, Niagara and Waterloo are woven into the fabric of their communities.

October 11, 2019

Be Smart, Stay Safe: Workshops help protect international students from scams

Scammers often try to take advantage of International students

October 9, 2019

McMaster celebrates homecoming with a focus on the arts

From music archives to writing workshops to a blues concert to a football game, homecoming weekend has something for everyone.

October 8, 2019

Ms. Zakoor goes to Washington

Julia Zakoor, a student in the Integrated Business and Humanities program, will be on exchange at American University from January to May, 2020, thanks to a prestigious Killam Scholarship.

October 8, 2019

McMaster Kinesiology: Celebrating 50 years

More that 250 alumni, administrators, faculty and staff – both past and present – recently returned to campus for a special celebration marking the 50th anniversary of McMaster’s Kinesiology program.

October 7, 2019

McMaster celebrating golden anniversary of medical school

From symposiums on the continuing development of problem-based learning and the latest in health research to campus tours and a gala party, McMaster is set to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine.

October 7, 2019

“I consider myself an edge-dweller”

One of the Arts and Science program's earliest graduates, Prav Pillay has made a fulfilling career for himself moving fluidly between business and the arts.

October 4, 2019

Radiation sciences student sets sights on international 3MT competition

Erica Dao’s Three-Minute Thesis presentation has reached the world stage, as part of Universitas 21’s 3MT People’s Choice Vote -- and you can help her win.