July 24, 2020Participants needed for study on transition to remote work
Dr. Sean O’Brady and Mojan Naisani Samani, both of the DeGroote School of Business, are looking for research participants to take part in a study . . .
July 24, 2020McMaster signs onto new Rogers Cellular Agreement with added benefits and savings
McMaster University has signed on to a new Cellular Agreement under the Ontario Government vendor of record (VoR) with Rogers Communications. At present, McMaster customers . . .
July 20, 2020Homewood Health offering virtual counselling to McMaster employees until January 2021
Homewood Health will continue to offer virtual services to McMaster employees and are not planning a phased re-introduction of in-person counselling until January 2021. Homewood . . .
July 16, 2020School of Geography & Earth Sciences renamed School of Earth, Environment & Society
The School of Geography & Earth Sciences will be renamed the School of Earth, Environment & Society on July 1. “The School’s new name captures our . . .
July 15, 2020IT Notice: Mosaic and McMaster Mail issues resolved
Update: Issues with Mosaic and McMaster Mail have been resolved by UTS and Microsoft. Please be advised that you may be experiencing slowness or service . . .
July 13, 2020Human Resources Services Review: Update on progress
Since completion last spring, the HR Review has resulted in the development of many projects and work initiatives to better support the university community. The . . .
July 10, 2020New employment equity recruitment initiative
As part of a new initiative aimed at bolstering equity in the university’s hiring practices, McMaster began collecting data on diversity from applicants to any . . .
July 10, 2020Residence applications open for students with exceptional circumstances
The University’s decision to move classes completely online, along with physical distancing and health and safety requirements, means that only a limited number of bed . . .
July 9, 2020Zoom campus license now available to faculty, staff, and students
University Technology Services (UTS) is pleased to announce that all faculty, staff and active students can use their personal MacIDs to access licensed Zoom accounts! . . .
July 7, 2020Senate Bulletin – Summer 2020
The Senate Bulletin – Summer 2020 provides a high-level review of the activities of the Senate during the 2019-2020 academic year. For other lists and . . .
July 6, 2020Parking updates
Effective July 6, 2020 cash payments will no longer be accepted at any of the parking pay stations across campus. Acceptable payment options are credit . . .
June 30, 2020Follow-up information: MacMail outage on Friday, June 26
Following last Friday’s McMaster Daily News update, please see below details on the cause of the MacMail outage that occurred Friday evening from 4:00 p.m. to . . .
June 29, 2020Power has been restored to McMaster main campus
Update: Power was restored at 6 p.m. There has been a major power failure on McMaster’s main campus, including the hospital. All buildings have been . . .
June 26, 2020MacMail outage – issue now resolved
Update: All issues with MacMail have been resolved as of 9:30 p.m. on Friday, June 26. Please be advised that we are currently experiencing a . . .
June 26, 2020MacSecure to be removed on July 8
In an ongoing effort to simplify access to the campus wi-fi network, University Technology Services (UTS) will be reducing the number of wi-fi networks available . . .
June 25, 2020IT security notification: Executive impersonation
The IT Security team is advising the McMaster community to be aware of increased instances of executive impersonation attacks. Executive impersonation fraud occurs when criminals . . .
June 25, 2020Cancellation of discretionary events extended until the end of August
The university is extending its ban on discretionary events through to at least the end of August. Those events that are not core to the . . .
June 17, 2020Let’s Talk About Race
Racialized, BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour) students, staff and faculty are invited to a facilitated discussion on the experiences and impacts of Anti-Black . . .
June 17, 2020Microsoft 365 training: Email, calendaring and Teams
Email and calendaring migration is in full swing. Whether you’ve already been migrated or you’re scheduled to be, training sessions are here to help you . . .
June 15, 2020Changes to parking on campus
As researchers and faculty gradually return to campus, the following changes will take place to help control the flow of traffic in campus lots. Parking . . .