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News, research, and other announcements.

Rachel West
March 4, 2021

Day in the Life with Rachel West (March)

Fourth-year student Rachel shares what motivates her and how the IBH program has taught her to ask the right questions.

Megha Tretha
March 3, 2021

Day in the Life with Megha Tretha (March)

As an MBA student, Megha talks about how diversity shapes our experiences and leads to a people-orientated leadership approach.

Independent study
March 2, 2021

Experiential learning meets impactful research: Commerce 4SY3

Bilal Khan and Dr. Maryam Ghasemaghaei spotlight the Commerce 4SY3 experience and the importance of experiential learning at DeGroote.

Declan Ingram-Walsh
March 2, 2021

Day in the Life with Declan Ingram-Walsh (March)

As a first-year BCom student, Declan tells us how he seizes the opportunity and develops his leadership skills during the pandemic.

Sarah Rotella DWIB President
March 1, 2021

Day in the Life with Sarah Rotella (March)

As Sarah is preparing to finish her final year at DeGroote, she shares what she has learned about leadership, innovation, and empowerment.

MARS Apprentice
February 24, 2021

MARS Apprentice prepares students for the future workplace

MARS Apprentice is an intensive experiential learning case-competition program for upper-year students who want to real-world experience.

Toques from the Heart
February 21, 2021

DeGroote students bring warmth to Hamilton’s homeless through Toques from the Heart

Three McMaster University commerce students donated more than 1,750 toques to people experiencing homelessness in 2020.

Case Study
February 16, 2021

The tradition continues: DeGroote’s 24-Hour Case goes virtual

The DeGroote School of Business hosted the third annual 24-Hour Case for all first-year students virtually. Learn more about its impact!

Kellogg Case Competition
February 11, 2021

DeGroote MBA students place third in Kellogg Healthcare Case Competition

The DeGroote MBA team placed third overall in the 2021 Kellogg Healthcare Case Competition, which focused on COVID-19 vaccination rates.

RBC Challenge
February 9, 2021

Five ways the RBC Challenge prepares students for the future of work

DeGroote students put their problem-solving skills to the test and experienced life as consultants during the RBC Challenge in January.

January 27, 2021

DeGroote is named “School of the Year” at JDC Central

The DeGroote team, led by co-chairs Liam O'Brien and Emilie Suwala, won a school-record of 10 trophies and placed first overall.

January 21, 2021

Get to know Dean Len Waverman

Our Dean shares more about the meetings, opportunities, and changes to his life since the start of the pandemic.