April 13, 2017EFRT an incredibly rewarding experience
"It is amazing to think that a few short months ago I barely knew what EFRT was, and now it has become such a daily and integral part of my life. In this time I have learned more than I thought possible about both responding and myself."
April 13, 2017DeGroote MBA candidates win Synapse Life Science Competition
DeGroote MBA candidates Gabriella Demmings and Philipp Kolb recently earned top honours at the Synapse Life Science Competition, and each came home with $6,250 in prize money and a new outlook on the union between business and science.
April 12, 2017McMaster-Mohawk collaboration enlivens the anatomy experience
For some Mohawk College students, anatomy class is filled with anticipation and plenty of “a-ha” moments. That’s because, for the first time, these students are studying the human body in McMaster's anatomy labs.
April 12, 2017Mapping a career that preserves Hamilton’s heritage
Researching 19th-century maps while a grad student helped Jeremy Parsons ’15 chart his path to a career as a cultural heritage planner.
April 12, 2017Multimedia students present final projects at Art Crawl
POLY 2017: Master of None is a Multimedia program graduation show featuring multidisciplinary works by graduating students and creators of all backgrounds and creative practices.
April 11, 2017Sabrina Jalees motivates students to follow their passions and live with authenticity
At this year's Last Lecture Sabrina Jalees shared her journey of being a former first generation student who followed her passion for comedy at only 16-years-old.
April 10, 2017New student art exhibit offers unique views of Hamilton
The urban, industrial and natural landscapes of Hamilton are the inspiration for a unique collection of student Studio Art work now on display in the President’s Corridor.
April 10, 2017McMaster hosts inaugural FIRST Robotics Competition
More than 1,500 students, teachers, mentors, parents and sponsors visited the David Braley Athletic Centre for the steamworks-themed FIRST Robotics Canada Ontario District Competition.
April 10, 201710 ways McMaster libraries can help you get exam-ready
This exam period, when stress levels are soaring and students are studying feverishly, Mills, Innis and Thode Libraries have lots of services that can help make this hectic time a bit easier.
April 10, 2017McMaster strongly positioned for era of change
After making difficult choices and undertaking significant improvements over the past few years, McMaster is well positioned as universities are on the threshold of important societal and policy changes.
April 7, 2017Students, alumni celebrate end of school year at Light Up the Night
The McMaster community managed to Light Up the Night Thursday night, despite cool weather and heavy rain.
April 7, 2017Good student neighbours recognized with community awards
University and community leaders gathered in MUSC this week to recognize the 2017 winners of the Exceptional Student Neighbour Awards.
April 6, 2017Classes end, exams to begin April 11
The examination period will begin April 11 and will run through April 27.
April 6, 2017McMaster map helping commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge
A map from McMaster’s WWI collection is part of a special exhibit now on display at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France created to help shine a light on a unique set of artifacts left behind by the Canadians who fought at Vimy Ridge.
April 6, 2017McMaster to host FIRST Robotics Competition
McMaster University is hosting one of Canada’s premier science, technology and engineering competitions for high school-aged students.
April 5, 2017Boiago, Demyanenko named Athletes of the Year
McMaster saluted the achievements of the student-athletes, and bid farewell to two of the greatest Marauders to bear the name, at the 2017 Athletic Awards ceremony on Tuesday, April 4.
April 4, 2017Historian to talk Confederation at Wilson Institute lecture
Historian Christopher Moore will deliver a special lecture April 6 as part of the Wilson Institute for Canadian History's Canada150 programming.
April 3, 2017Shining a light on the Hamilton region’s aspiring writers
Mabel Pugh Taylor Writer-in-Residence Christine Pountney and 11 aspiring authors from the McMaster and Hamilton communities gave readings of their work at a recent event hosted by McMaster University Library.
March 31, 2017Community praise for Peter George as he receives honorary doctorate
March 31, 2017New student residence and teaching building to be named for Peter George
The naming is in recognition of President Emeritus Peter George’s transformative leadership as University President and his many contributions to McMaster, Hamilton and higher education in Ontario and Canada.