Tag: alumni

News, research, and other announcements.

Len Waverman and Paul McLean
January 25, 2019

Transforming undergraduate education at DeGroote begins with new teaching model and new building

The BCom program is being transformed, and thanks to a generous gift, a new building for collaborative learning has been announced.

July 5, 2018

Leading by example: The Directors College hosts a night of celebration for new graduates, alumni, and award winners

Graduates received their university-accredited CDir designations from the Directors College during a ceremony at White Oaks Resort and Spa.

June 27, 2018

Entrepreneur and philanthropic visionary Nicholas Brathwaite receives honorary degree from McMaster

Brathwaite: "I urge you to define your success not based on money, fame, or fortune, but on the impact you can have on the lives of others."

May 25, 2018

In photos: IBM executive Dino Trevisani honoured with Distinguished Alumni Award

Trevisani, once a a wide-eyed Hamilton working-class kid, has earned a global reputation as a problem-solver who can tackle tough jobs.

May 14, 2018

Celebrating a global business leader: Looking back on the life and legacy of Dino Trevisani

Dino Trevisani, BCom '87, will receive the 2018 Wayne C. Fox Distinguished Alumni Award.

July 17, 2017

DeGroote alumnus Alfredo Tan leads digital transformation at Facebook

Alfredo Tan, MBA ’01, has been a key player at Facebook in countries around the world for nearly a decade.

June 30, 2017

Best of both worlds: DeGroote alumnus excels at Big Four accounting firm in hometown

Stoney Creek native Paul Ciapanna, B.Com ’11, is a Senior Audit Manager at KPMG LLP Hamilton.

June 21, 2017

City builders: DeGroote alumni leaving their mark on Hamilton’s downtown core

"Our young professional ecosystem is strong, and we have so many leaders that feel empowered," says Tammy Hwang, B.Com. '05.

May 23, 2017

Digital disruptors: DeGroote alumni are shaking up the establishment

No industry is immune to digital transformation. Three DeGroote alumni share insights and experiences from our shifting economic landscape.

March 20, 2017

Our link to the future: How blockchain is transforming the digital space

Anne Connelly, MBA ’10, is passionate about blockchain technology and harnessing its potential to transform lives.

March 17, 2017

Marlie Morrison takes us inside the magical world of Disney

It all started with a mouse! Alumna Marlie Morrison shares her story on travel, passion, and leading a team for Disney.

February 23, 2017

DeGroote alumna is saving the world’s most precious resource, one innovation at a time

Real Tech helps detect contaminants, reduce energy and water consumption, protect public health, and minimize pollution of our waterways.