January 15, 2020McMaster Okanagan special project funding now available
The McMaster Okanagan committee is looking for creative and impactful ideas to improve the health and well-being of the McMaster community. Students, staff and faculty . . .
January 15, 2020Employee career services evolving to meet changing needs and expectations
Human Resource Services’ employee career services are evolving to provide better service to employees at all levels of leadership. There will continue to be a . . .
January 10, 2020Help improve course evaluations and student feedback at McMaster
McMaster’s Office of the Provost is seeking input on possible plans to enhance the way in which students evaluate teaching and give feedback on their . . .
January 9, 2020Changes to email and calendaring for staff and faculty
McMaster’s faculty and staff email and calendaring platform will move to Microsoft Office 365 cloud this summer. The project was endorsed by McMaster’s IT Governance committees in late . . .
January 6, 2020Campus siren testing on Tuesday, January 7
Security Services will be testing the campus sirens and Alertus notification system on Tuesday, January 7 between 10-10:20 a.m. An Alertus message will be sent . . .
January 6, 2020Archives ALIVE: Little Books of Lovely Verse, Canadian Poetry Chapbooks
On January 16, 2020, join McMaster University Library archivist, Gillian Dunks, as she delves into the delightful world of poetry chapbooks. In the early era . . .
December 18, 2019University ratifies collective agreements with teaching assistants, postdoctoral fellows
On Thursday, December 12, McMaster’s Board of Governors ratified the tentative collective agreements with its teaching assistants and postdoctoral fellows. CUPE local 3906, units 1 . . .
December 18, 2019Update on Student Choice Initiative: Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Update on the Student Choice Initiative: Wednesday December 18, 2019 In response to the divisional court ruling related to the Student Choice Initiative, McMaster University will not . . .
December 17, 2019McMaster Continuing Education host international visitors from Nanjing City
McMaster University Continuing Education is pleased to host Xing Fang (Sarah) and Cheng Qialing (Melinda) from Hohai University, College of Distant and Continuous Education located . . .
December 14, 2019Update – Clean up on west campus
December 23, 2019 (3:00 p.m.) Testing results of water samples taken before the clean up was completed have now been received. The test results show . . .
December 12, 2019HR Review Steering Committee adds members
Progress continues on work related to the Human Resources Review. The university has hired an external consultant, Susan Robinson, to help guide the governance process . . .
December 9, 2019Joining forces on student services
Effective December 9, 2019, Student Accounts, Student Financial Aid & Scholarships and Registrar’s Services will be combined. Service will be provided in one Student Services . . .
December 5, 2019McMaster a five-time winner in regional top employers list
McMaster University has been named one of Hamilton-Niagara’s Top Employers for the fifth year in a row. An annual competition organized by the editors of . . .
December 5, 2019MIRA and Labarge Research Day 2019
The McMaster Institute for Research on Aging and the Labarge Centre for Mobility in Aging will be hosting its annual MIRA & Labarge Research Day . . .
December 4, 2019McMaster recognized for “deep and genuine commitment to quality assurance” in IQAP program
McMaster University was praised for its “deep and genuine commitment to quality assurance” after receiving the final audit report from the Ontario Universities Council on . . .
December 3, 2019Academic Sustainability Programs Office launches their 2018/2019 annual report
The Academic Sustainability Programs Office released their 2018/19 Annual Report this week, which highlights the interdisciplinary, student-led, community based, experiential projects that were completed last . . .
December 3, 2019UTS schedules weekend monthly maintenance from January to December 2020
University Technology Services (UTS) has established standardized maintenance windows for repairs, installations, upgrades, testing, patches, and other processes and procedures, which may cause limited or interrupted . . .
December 3, 2019Discounted residence rooms available to commuter students during exams
Getting to campus early for exams or commuting home in winter weather can add extra stress during an already busy time of year. Starting on . . .
November 29, 2019McMaster reaches tentative agreement with postdoctoral fellows
The university and the union representing postdoctoral fellows have reached a tentative contract agreement. CUPE local 3906, unit 3, represents approximately 170 postdoctoral fellows at . . .
November 29, 2019Teaching assistants ratify agreement
McMaster teaching assistants have voted to ratify a tentative agreement with the university. CUPE local 3906, unit 1, represents 2700 graduate and undergraduate teaching assistants. . . .