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May 29, 2013

Kinesiology prof earns USCAR award

Jim Potvin, associate professor in kinesiology, has been recognized with a Research Partner Award from the United States Council for Automotive Research. A leading research . . .

May 29, 2013

Upgrade your MAC ID password TODAY

McMaster’s initiative to upgrade password security for MAC ID is nearing the deadline for users to proactively strengthen their passwords. The rules for MAC ID . . .

May 24, 2013

First aid training available through Athletics and Recreation

Athletics & Recreation has a few spaces remaining for its Red Cross standard first aid training courses, offered in May and June. This is a . . .

May 24, 2013

Community open houses – L.R. Wilson Hall project update

Members of the community are invited to an open house to receive project updates about  L.R. Wilson Hall – the University’s new home for the . . .

May 22, 2013

Campus-wide steam shutdown on Saturday

Steam will be unavailable to all campus buildings (excluding MDCL and HSC) on Saturday, May 25, from 9 p.m. until Sunday, May 26 at 5 a.m. The shutdown is . . .

May 15, 2013

Campus Store post office closing

May 31, 2013, will be the last official day the Post Office is open. As the Campus Store begins renovations that will include consolidating its . . .

May 15, 2013

Bargaining update – McMaster and CUPE 3906 agree to pause talks

The University and representatives of CUPE 3906, Unit 2 have been meeting to negotiate a renewed collective agreement. The union represents approximately 380 Sessional Faculty . . .

May 15, 2013

Deadline extended for Idea Exchange proposals

The deadline to submit a proposal for this year’s Idea Exchange has been extended to Tuesday, May 21. The second-annual event encourages faculty and staff to share . . .

May 14, 2013

Participants needed for online assessment

Nursing and Rehabilitation Science Students The Programme for Educational Research and Development (PERD) is looking for students to take part in a study to investigate test . . .

May 14, 2013

Students win iPads for survey participation

McMaster sincerely appreciates the active participation of our students in the 2013 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). We received approximately 3500 responses. The time . . .

May 14, 2013

PACBIC Annual Report now available

The President’s Advisory Committee on Building an Inclusive Community (PACBIC) is pleased to circulate its 2012/13 Annual Report to the McMaster Community. The report was . . .

May 13, 2013

UPDATE: Power restored on campus

4:45 p.m. Power in all buildings has been restored. If you require any further assistance, please contact Customer Service at 905-525-9140 ext. 24740. 3:20 p.m. Due to . . .

May 10, 2013

Ontario invests in nursing research to provide evidence for policy

The Nursing Health Services Research Unit (NHSRU) is celebrating Nurses’ Week by announcing an investment from the Ontario government to continue to inform evidence based . . .

May 10, 2013

Casting call for this year’s production of IRIS

Students with an interest in acting and writing are invited to participate in IRIS.  Celebrating its 10th year, IRIS — an acronym for Inspiration, Reflection, Integrity, Success — is . . .

May 9, 2013

It’s Your Job: Prevention Starts Here (Video contest)

As part of North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week, join EOHSS for free light refreshments in the McMaster University Student Centre (MUSC) Marketplace . . .

May 8, 2013

NAOSH Week barbeque and vendor fair

Join EOHSS in celebration of North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week at the annual Barbeque and Vendor Fair. The Barbeque will begin at . . .

May 7, 2013

Neighbourhood spring cleanup

The Ainslie Wood/Westdale Community Association will hold its annual spring cleanup May 11, from 10 a.m. to noon. The association will provide specially marked bags . . .

May 6, 2013

Spring 2013 elections results

The results of the Spring Elections to the Board of Governors, Senate and the University Planning Committee are now available on the Elections section of . . .

May 2, 2013

Update – Confucius Institute

McMaster’s Confucius Institute is completing its work. Teaching has finished and the grading of assignments and examinations will be concluded shortly. The decision to close . . .

April 30, 2013

Bookstore renovations, temporary office relocations

In order to consolidate our two major locations, the main store and the Tank, we will be relocating our administration and receiving areas of the . . .