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Michael and grandson, Devon, at the groundbreaking of the new home for the School of Business at McMaster University
September 15, 2022

Honouring Michael G. DeGroote

Letter from the Dean: With deep sadness, I share the news that Michael G. DeGroote has passed away.

Photo of Michael G. DeGroote
September 15, 2022

McMaster Remembers Michael G. DeGroote

Entrepreneur, self-made man and philanthropist extraordinaire, Michael G. DeGroote has died at the age of 89.

A woman "quietly quitting" her job.
September 13, 2022

In the News: The term ‘quiet quitting’ is worse than nonsense

The research by Human Resources & Management Professor Erin Reid is featured in this Financial Times article on quiet quitting.

September 12, 2022

DeGroote Wins 2022 Faculty Cup!

During Welcome Week the DeGroote School of Business took home the 2022 Faculty Cup!

September 9, 2022

In the News: New ‘More Beds’ Legislation Adds Up To Worse Care

DeGroote associate professor Manaf Zargoush is one of 15 McMaster researchers who wrote an op ed to the Hamilton Spectator about Bill 7.

September 8, 2022

Honouring Paul Bates

It is with great sadness that I share with you the recent passing of our friend, colleague, and former dean Paul Bates.

Tired or stressed businessman sitting on the walkway in panic digital stock market financial background
September 6, 2022

In the News: Scandal hits: Should the organization’s leaders stay? Or should they go?

Yair Berson, professor of human resources and management weighs in on the importance of considering the interests of all stakeholders.

September 6, 2022

In the News: Are There Other Ways to Give Power to Labour?

Sean O'Brady from the DeGroote School of Business speaks with Amanda Lang on ‘Taking Stock’ about giving workers bargaining power.

September 1, 2022

Welcome Home, DeGroote: A Welcome Week ’22 Recap

We're thrilled to see all the new faces on campus for Welcome Week '22! Here's a glimpse into how it looked.

August 26, 2022

McMaster Researchers Seek to Deliver an End to Hunger

Elkafi Hassini and Armagan Ozbilge are developing models and software to streamline the operations of the food rescue ecosystem.

August 25, 2022

From Demolition to Development: MCCD Construction Update

As demolition wraps up we will soon move to the construction phase of the new McLean Centre for Collaborative Discovery.

August 18, 2022

DeGroote Grad Equips Kids With Backpacks and Confidence

Blerina Ago (BCom '18) started Backpacks for Brainiacs to provide children in need with the basic necessities to help them succeed in school