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June 11, 2021

Higher education conference: Responding to the challenges of the future

On June 16 and 17, 2021, university leaders from around the world will unite virtually to celebrate the signing of the new Magna Charta Universitatum . . .

June 7, 2021

REMINDER: Complete your McMaster Self-Service Password Reset registration!

To support a more secure McMaster, the institution will soon be requiring that all McMaster students, faculty, and staff reset their MacID password. This action will be required and administered by University Technology Services (UTS). In . . .

June 7, 2021

Faculty of Humanities remembers David Paul Gagan, former dean and professor of history

David Paul Gagan, a former professor of history and dean of the Faculty of Humanities, has died at his home in Burlington, Ontario at the . . .

June 4, 2021

The CIHR Canadian National Brain Bee is inspiring the next generation of neuroscientists

For the first time in its history, the 2021 Canadian National Brain Bee will be a virtual event.  High school students from across Canada will . . .

May 31, 2021

Royal Botanical Gardens conducts aerial sprays for gypsy moths

Early on Tuesday, June 1st those on campus could hear the sound of helicopters as Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) conducts aerial sprays to mitigate a . . .

May 31, 2021

Flags lowered in memory of 215 residential school children

The university flags will be lowered to half-mast beginning May 31 following the discovery of 215 bodies of children at the site of a former . . .

May 21, 2021

Royal Botanical Gardens conducts aerial sprays for gypsy moths

Starting early Tuesday, those on campus could hear the sound of helicopters as the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) conducts aerial sprays to mitigate a gypsy . . .

May 21, 2021

May 25: Hot water maintenance in buildings on campus

Facility Services will be conducting routine hot water flushing in buildings across campus during late May and into the summer. During the maintenance, the water . . .

May 21, 2021

Gender Studies and Feminist Research program gets a new name and a new director

Just beyond its 10th anniversary, the Gender Studies and Feminist Research graduate program has adopted a new name: Gender and Social Justice. “The program has . . .

May 19, 2021

Teaching Staff Elections to the University Planning Committee

Elections will be held on the dates below to fill teaching staff vacancies on the University Planning Committee. Monday May 31, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. . . .

May 18, 2021

Email between McMaster, Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph’s Healthcare

Update: Tuesday, May 18 | 10:26 a.m. Email is now flowing between organizations, however other services may still be impacted. Teams continue to investigate and . . .

May 14, 2021

McMaster Student email migration officially begins

This month, students will begin migrating from Gmail to Outlook, powered by Microsoft 365 (MS 365). Students already have access to the full suite of . . .

May 7, 2021

Campus not impacted by west end Hamilton hydro upgrade

Some residents in the west end of Hamilton may experience a momentary power outage later today as Alectra Utilities and Hydro One upgrade a transformer . . .

May 3, 2021

Potential AssetBank Service Disruptions

Please note that users of McMaster’s Brand Resource Library (also known as Asset Bank) may experience service disruptions between Tuesday May 4th and Wednesday May . . .

May 3, 2021

Safety and Health Week: Award of Excellence

The goal of Safety and Health Week (formerly NAOSH Week) is to focus employers, employees, partners and the public on the importance of preventing injury . . .

April 29, 2021

Safety and Health Week

Safety and Health Week is an annual occupational health and safety celebration that focuses on the importance of preventing injury and illness in the workplace . . .

April 28, 2021

Microsoft Teams increases meeting capacity 

An update to Microsoft Teams will allow McMaster meeting organizers  to host a Teams meeting with overflow capacity, allowing up to 10,000 attendees to join a Teams . . .

April 28, 2021

Call for Nominations – Teaching Staff Representatives seats on the University Planning Committee

Elections will be held on May 31, June 1, and June 2, 2021, to fill vacant teaching staff representative seats on the University Planning Committee. . . .

April 26, 2021

New McMaster Employees Invited to Attend Online Orientation, May 13

New employees are invited to join fellow new employees for an online session to learn about McMaster University, Thursday, May 13 from 10:00 a.m. – . . .

April 19, 2021

Microsoft 365 student workshops for Outlook, Teams and OneNote 

With the McMaster student email migration starting in May 2021, learning opportunities will be available ahead of time so students can make the most of features and benefits from the start. . . .