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February 11, 2020

IT Security Notice: Malicious emails with fraudulent MacDrive link

The IT Security team has received reports of an increased number of malicious email messages mimicking MacDrive shared document notifications. Be on the lookout for . . .

February 11, 2020

Mohawk College and McMaster University to continue joint nursing program

The Ontario government today announced its decision to give colleges the option to deliver standalone nursing degree programs. While this option may be pursued in . . .

February 11, 2020

Policy update list available

A list of policies, procedures and guidelines that were revised or newly established during the 2019 calendar year is now available on the University Secretariat . . .

February 7, 2020

Apple Pay and debit added to four parking lots

Over the past year, parking services has completed significant automation equipment upgrades to the to the exit lane payment stations at parking lots E, H, . . .

February 7, 2020

Flags are at half-mast on Friday, February 7

The flags are at half-mast in memory of Elvis Podvorac. Elvis passed away suddenly on Feb. 3. Since 2007, Elvis served the McMaster community as . . .

February 4, 2020

School boards rotating strikes

The Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF), the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO), and the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (OECTA) are engaging in . . .

February 3, 2020

Archives Alive: Medieval Manuscripts, the Book of Hours

On February 12, join McMaster University Library archivists as they travel back in time and reveal the fascinating story behind a single manuscript book – the . . .

February 3, 2020

McMaster University Continuing Education and Surety Association of Canada announce new partnership

McMaster University Continuing Education and The Surety Association of Canada (SAC) are pleased to announce their new partnership to offer the Associateship in Canadian Surety . . .

February 3, 2020

Call for Nominations: Board of Governors, Senate and the University Planning Committee

Elections will be held in March 2020, to fill vacant undergraduate student, graduate student, teaching staff, and non-teaching staff representative seats on the following University-wide . . .

January 31, 2020

IT Security Notice: Phishing Alert

The IT Security team has received reports about a malicious email that has been sent to many members of the McMaster community. The sender is . . .

January 30, 2020

Feedback Sessions have concluded for the MUFA Student Evaluation of Teaching Report

McMaster’s Office of the Provost has concluded the January feedback sessions designed to gather input on possible plans to enhance the way in which students . . .

January 29, 2020

Health Leadership Academy now accepting applications for Emerging Leaders Program

ELP is a two-week intensive, residential, leadership program for students from all disciplines, medical residents and young health professionals seeking to develop their leadership capabilities. . . .

January 27, 2020

Residence coronavirus poster

A picture has been circulating of what appears to be a quarantine notice in residence related to a possible coronavirus infection. McMaster has confirmed that . . .

January 15, 2020

McMaster Okanagan special project funding now available

The McMaster Okanagan committee is looking for creative and impactful ideas to improve the health and well-being of the McMaster community. Students, staff and faculty . . .

January 15, 2020

Employee career services evolving to meet changing needs and expectations

Human Resource Services’ employee career services are evolving to provide better service to employees at all levels of leadership. There will continue to be a . . .

January 10, 2020

Help improve course evaluations and student feedback at McMaster

McMaster’s Office of the Provost is seeking input on possible plans to enhance the way in which students evaluate teaching and give feedback on their . . .

January 9, 2020

Changes to email and calendaring for staff and faculty 

McMaster’s faculty and staff email and calendaring platform will move to Microsoft Office 365 cloud this summer. The project was endorsed by McMaster’s IT Governance committees in late . . .

January 6, 2020

Campus siren testing on Tuesday, January 7

Security Services will be testing the campus sirens and Alertus notification system on Tuesday, January 7 between 10-10:20 a.m. An Alertus message will be sent . . .

January 6, 2020

Archives ALIVE: Little Books of Lovely Verse, Canadian Poetry Chapbooks

On January 16, 2020, join McMaster University Library archivist, Gillian Dunks, as she delves into the delightful world of poetry chapbooks. In the early era . . .

December 18, 2019

University ratifies collective agreements with teaching assistants, postdoctoral fellows

On Thursday, December 12, McMaster’s Board of Governors ratified the tentative collective agreements with its teaching assistants and postdoctoral fellows. CUPE local 3906, units 1 . . .