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May 12, 2022

DeGroote Collaborates with Microsoft to Design Advanced Digital Literacy Curriculum

DeGroote and Microsoft partner to develop new online pilot program to provide students with technical digital literacy skills.

May 9, 2022

DeGroote Launches Inclusive Excellence Fund to Support EDI Initiatives

DeGroote launches new fund for students, staff & faculty to access resources to advance equity, diversity and inclusion across our community

Photo of DeGroote School of Business alumna Claire Gillies looking forward with a grey background and text that reads "Claire Gillies, Class of MBA '01, 2021 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award"
May 9, 2022

From Co-op Student to President: Claire Gillies’ Impressive Career at Bell Canada

Claire Gillies (MBA ‘01) is the 2021 recipient of the Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award.

Photo of DeGroote School of Business alumnus Paul McLean looking forward with a grey background and text that reads "Paul McLean, Class of MBA '81, 2022 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award"
May 6, 2022

Business and Community Relationships Come First for Paul McLean

Paul McLean (MBA ‘81) is the 2022 recipient of the Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award.

May 4, 2022

COVID-19 Disruptions Have Presented Opportunities in World of Work, Says Expert

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted some ways in which companies and managers can incentivize and engage workers, says Vishwanath Baba.

May 2, 2022

In the News: Workers Push Back as Return-to-Office Plans Roll Out

A return to the office doesn’t affect all workers equally, says Catherine Connelly in a recent Toronto Star article.

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May 2, 2022

In the News: Selling voyeurism: How companies create value from the taboo

A growing number of businesses across a wide range of industries are successfully selling voyeurism to their audiences.

April 20, 2022

Co-op Placement Reignites MBA Student’s Passion for the Environment

MBA student Manali Kulkarni’s new career direction has been solidified by a unique co-op experience at Greenpeace Canada.

April 13, 2022

McMaster student Will Stephenson wins prestigious McCall MacBain scholarship

DeGroote student William Stephenson (IBH '22) is the first McMaster student to earn the McCall MacBain leadership scholarship.

Goran Calic
April 12, 2022

Is Nuclear Power Green? | Knowledge Labs: In the Know

Can nuclear power be considered green? Associate Professor Goran Calic discusses in the latest Knowledge Labs: In the Know.

Photo of Milena Head, Professor, Information Systems, and Yaqin Hu, Assistant Professor, on a dark blue background
April 7, 2022

Milena Head and Yaqin Hu Receive Dr. S. J. Basu Teaching Award

Professor Milena Head and assistant professor Yaqin Hu are this year's recipients of the Dr. S. J. Basu MBA Teaching Award.

Haniyeh Yousofpour
March 30, 2022

Tips for Organizations to Manage the Return to Office | Knowledge Labs

How can organizations best manage the return to office? Assistant Professor Haniyeh Yousofpour discusses in the latest Knowledge Labs: ITK.