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August 23, 2012

Construction on Forsyth

Construction on Forsyth Avenue, in front of the hospital’s underground parking garage, will begin August 27 and run until August 30. An elevated crosswalk will . . .

August 23, 2012

Sidewalk and roadway improvements on campus

As part of its continued efforts to improve safety on campus, McMaster Security and Parking Services is undertaking several sidewalk and roadway repair projects. Major . . .

August 23, 2012

New tools for developing business cases

Financial Affairs has developed two  new tools to assist the McMaster community in developing business cases. A “Business Case Template” and a “Business Case Checklist” . . .

August 21, 2012

Help McMaster shop for shopping software

Financial Affairs is investigating an e-procurement system which would expand the online procurement options available to McMaster while offering enhanced tracking, reporting and savings opportunities. . . .

August 20, 2012

Annual ice cream social

August 22, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: In front of the Burke Science Building. All University faculty and staff are welcome at this annual summer . . .

August 17, 2012

125th anniversary closing event

The 125th Events Sub-Committee from the university-wide 125th Anniversary Committee would like to invite you to participate in the 125th Anniversary ‘Mac in Time’ exhibit . . .

August 17, 2012

Win your tuition

Student Accounts and Cashiers has teamed up with Interac Online to offer the chance for a student to win tuition. Make up to five Interac . . .

August 15, 2012

Collective Bargaining Update – CAW Local 555

Progress continues as the University and CAW Local 555 negotiate a renewed collective agreement. The union represents about 2200 support and technical staff at McMaster. . . .

August 14, 2012

Graduate Student Day: September 5

Graduate Student Day is an annual event organized by the Centre for Leadership in Learning, the school of Graduate Studies and the Graduate Student Association. . . .

August 9, 2012

Trivia: How well do you know The Sil?

In celebration of McMaster’s 125th anniversary, the McMaster Alumni Association is running a weekly trivia contest. Think you know the answer? Email it to the . . .

August 7, 2012

Hamilton Police update

Hamilton Police Services has posted the following updates regarding incidents in West Hamilton. Update one Update two

August 2, 2012

Trouble Viewing Daily News?

While the redesigned Daily News site is in operation, updates are happening continuously behind the scenes. If you’re having trouble viewing the page, try refreshing . . .

July 30, 2012

Avenue to Learn unavailable August 7 & 8

Reminder: Avenue to Learn August 7th & 8th due to Upgrade Avenue to Learn will be upgraded to version 10 of the Learning Environment. As . . .

July 26, 2012

Green roof initiative survey

The McMaster Students Union (MSU) Green Roof Initiative aims to transform the McMaster University Student Centre (MUSC) third floor balcony into an aesthetically pleasing green . . .

July 24, 2012

Summer yoga, Pilates, squash, fencing, karate

It’s not too late to sign up for yoga, squash, karate, Pilates or fencing this summer. Programs begin July 3 in the David Braley Athletic . . .

July 20, 2012

Forward with Integrity advisory group report

After meeting with the Forward with Integrity advisory group, President Patrick Deane has released a report entitled “Forward with Integrity: The Emerging Landscape“. The document . . .

July 9, 2012

New portal to support healthcare renewal in Canada

A new portal added to the Health Systems Evidence website  will ensure health system policymakers and stakeholders have easier, faster access to  policy-related information focused . . .

July 9, 2012

Shakespeare is not anonymous

Arthur Kinney is a Thomas W. Copeland Professor of Literary History at the University of  Massachusetts-Amherst and Director of the Massachusetts Center for Renaissance  Studies. . . .

July 3, 2012

Downtown Centre update – July 6

July 6 – 8:30 am The City of Hamilton reports it has fixed the problematic air conditioning system at McMaster’s Downtown Centre. Temperatures in the . . .

June 28, 2012

Interim dean of engineering appointed

Arthur Heidebrecht has been appointed interim dean of engineering. Heidebrecht, who served as dean of engineering from 1981 to 1989 and provost from  1989 to . . .