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It takes a community to welcome a student


The Student Services Fair is a new event that will be hosted October 19, 2017. Departments from across the university will host an event where undergraduate students will have the opportunity to learn about services on-campus over games, snacks,...

Being active saves lives whether a gym workout, walking to work or washing the floor


Physical activity of any kind can prevent heart disease and death, says a large international study involving more than 130,000 people from 17 countries published this week in The Lancet.

Two of McMaster’s leading teachers and researchers have been recognized by the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences


Eileen Hutton, Assistant Dean of Midwifery at McMaster, and Professor of Kinesiology Stuart Phillips, who holds the Canada Research Chair in Skeletal Muscle Health, have been inducted as Fellows of the Academy of Health Sciences.

McMaster community members among 2017 Gallery of Distinction inductees


The 2017 inductees include leaders from health care, the arts, local business, community service, culture and heritage. Each has made a lasting contribution to Hamilton. They will be inducted at the 34th annual gala dinner November 14.

Virtual tours offer a new way to visit Faculty of Science labs and spaces


The tour site offers a more Science-focused peek into some of the Faculty’s undergraduate laboratory spaces and premiere facilities.

Integrated Business and Humanities project highlighted in The Atlantic


A unique partnership between the DeGroote School of Business and the Faculty of Humanities is the subject of a lengthy feature in The Atlantic magazine.

International Day of Peace at McMaster


September 21 is declared as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace by the United Nations General Assembly. McMaster is hosting activities for the campus and general community in support of peace.

Review panel endorses McMaster budget model, suggests governance changes


A review of McMaster’s budget model strongly supports the University’s Responsibility Centred Management approach to budgeting and the way it is implemented, while making suggestions on changes to the way the process is governed.

Over 150 Employers Choose McMaster University for Fall Recruitment


The Fall Career Fair will take place on September 21, 2017. The Fall Career Fair is the largest career event taking place at McMaster University this year and there are many professional opportunities during recruitment season.

McMaster to become Tobacco and Smoke-Free campus January 1, 2018


The use of tobacco and all oral smoking devices will be prohibited on the Hamilton campus, inside and on the grounds of the Ron Joyce Centre in Burlington, and at all McMaster-owned properties.