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October 31, 2012

Pumpkins in Gilmour Hall and zombies in the Student Centre

What’s Halloween without zombies and jack-o’-lanterns? Staff in Gilmour Hall will show off their carved pumpkins Wednesday in the hallway outside the Registrar’s Office on . . .

October 30, 2012

Students to go door-to-door for Trick or Eat

McMaster students will participate in the annual Trick or Eat event on the evening of Wednesday, October 31. From 5 – 9 p.m. students will . . .

October 26, 2012

Lecture: “A new harmony: The spirit, the Earth, and the human soul”

The McMaster Campus Ministries Council  is hosting a talk by Rev. John Philip Newell on October 30th. John Philip was a former ecumenical chaplain at . . .

October 26, 2012

Selecting an associate vice-president and dean of Graduate Studies

Allison Sekuler’s term as associate vice-president and dean of the School of Graduate Studies will end June 30, 2013. Senate has appointed an ad hoc . . .

October 26, 2012

CAN BIKE cycling course Oct. 26-27

Nationally Certified Cycling Course: October 26 & 27 at McMaster’s Main Campus CAN-BIKE 1 is a cycling course for enhancing your ability to ride defensively . . .

October 23, 2012

Open forum on Health Sciences Library external review

All faculty and staff are invited to an open forum on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. in MDCL-1102 regarding the external . . .

October 23, 2012

Three professors emeriti publish new books

Three distinguished professors emeriti are launching an impressive literary lineup this fall: Thursday, Nov. 1: C. Barber Mueller will host a signing of his new . . .

October 23, 2012

United Way Silent Auction – October 13-27

Annual online silent auction will be held from October 13-27 to raise funds towards McMaster’s United Way campaign. Items being auctioned include: Box seat for . . .

October 20, 2012

Resurfacing of Forsyth Avenue North

The City will be resurfacing Forsyth Avenue North on Thursday, October 25. The work will commence at 8:30 a.m. and will be complete by the . . .

October 18, 2012

Say hello to Enrolment Services

Student Recruitment, Admissions and Financial Aid & Scholarships have officially been united under one banner – Enrolment Services. The change took place Oct. 9. Highlights . . .

October 17, 2012

The Magic of Molecules

OCt. 23: It was an evening of “Magic”…of Molecules! I would like to extend my thanks and congratulations on a job well done to all . . .

October 17, 2012

Friday talk will chronicle Ugandan Asian Refugee Movement

Renowned scholar and foreign diplomat Mike Molloy will deliver a talk this Friday on the history and relevancy of the Ugandan Asian Refugee Movement. This . . .

October 16, 2012

Sustainability Day and electronics collection

The McMaster community is invited to join in a celebration of our culture of sustainability at the fifth-annual McMaster University Sustainability Day. The event will . . .

October 15, 2012

New employees invited to orientation

New employees are invited to join one another for an interactive, engaging day of learning about McMaster University.  Space is still available in the November . . .

October 15, 2012

Celebrating Northrop Frye

On October 4, at Victoria University in the University of Toronto, a gala celebration marked the centenary of the birth of the great Canadian critic . . .

October 15, 2012

Continuing Education Fair 2012

Explore a wide variety of educational possibilities at this year’s Continuing Education Fair. The annual event is a great opportunity for McMaster students to connect . . .

October 12, 2012

University, CAW Local 555 reach tentative agreement

The University and representatives of CAW Local 555 have reached a tentative agreement on a renewed collective agreement. CAW Local 555 represents 2300 support and . . .

October 12, 2012

Waste Reduction Week cellphone drop-off

Did you just purchase a new cellphone? Great! Tossing the old one in the trash? Think again. Beginning Monday, Oct. 15, students and staff can . . .

October 10, 2012

Hertzel Gerstein earns lifetime achievement award

McMaster University professor Dr. Hertzel Gerstein is the recipient of the Canadian Diabetes Association’s 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his considerable commitment to, . . .

October 10, 2012

Web security – Update Oct. 5

Oct. 5: A group of anonymous web activists is targeting some university computer systems around the world, including a small number of servers containing information about . . .