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Convocation stage
May 10, 2021

2021 Honorary Doctorate recipient

Karen Maidment is one of the honorary doctorate recipients to be celebrated for her noteworthy contributions at convocation.

Matthew Jordan and Sash Vaid: Ethics of algorithms
May 10, 2021

Social media ethics and use of algorithms

Two viewpoints from the faculties of business and arts & science about the ethical use of algorithms in social media

Dr. William Nordhaus
May 6, 2021

The Economics of Climate Change

Dr. William Nordhaus, winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economic Science, shares his insights about the economics of climate change.

Quentin Broad Recipient of the Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award | 2020
April 30, 2021

Accolades: Honouring Quentin Broad

DeGroote celebrates Quentin Broad, 2020 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.

Milena Head and Paula Gardner: Equal representation of women in tech
April 27, 2021

Equal representation of women in tech

Two viewpoints from the faculties of business and humanities about how to increase the inclusion of women in tech community.

Mahmut Parlar and Mohit Bhandari, McMaster’s two newest Distinguished University Professors.
April 23, 2021

DeGroote’s Mahmut Parlar Among McMaster’s New Distinguished University Professors

Mahmut Parlar was named one of McMaster's Distinguished University Professors.

McMaster places 14th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings
April 21, 2021

McMaster places 14th in the world

McMaster places 14th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings.

Navjit Dhillon
April 15, 2021

Competition winner Navjit Dhillon

DeGroote's fourth-year marketing student wins Canada's Next Top Ad Exec, an intense national case competition.

2020 Annual Report: Meaning of resilience
April 13, 2021

DeGroote’s meaning of resilience

DeGroote's 2020 Annual Report tells the story of how our community adapted during these unprecedented times.

Connectivity in the COVID era and beyond by Dean Waverman
April 12, 2021

The state of Canada’s telecommunications

The pandemic highlighted that reliable telecommunications infrastructure is essential for work and education for millions of Canadians.

Brent McKnight and Sandra Lapointe
April 7, 2021

Shock-proofing for non-profit managers

An innovative partnership receives funding from Canada’s Future Skills Centre to help develop the skills of non-profit managers.

Jon Selig
March 30, 2021

Get to know Jon Selig

Get to know a bit more about DeGroote alumnus Jon Selig, who helps sellers create punchlines that build pipeline.