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Tag: Education with Purpose

News, research, and other announcements.

Chloe's Asselstine holding Brain Cancer Canada bags
May 11, 2021

Days of Life with Chloe Asselstine

Chloe shares what acts of generosity she has observed in her first year at DeGroote and how she plans to change the world.

Rendering of the proposed McLean Centre
July 16, 2019

Let there be light: Toronto-based Sweeny&Co Architects will design nine-storey addition to DeGroote

The McLean Centre for Collaborative Discovery is poised to receive a world-class treatment from an award-winning architecture firm.

Candice Chow
July 10, 2019

Making it work: Candice Chow brings expertise in strategic management, corporate sustainability to DeGroote

"I truly believe strong values are key to influencing business strategies that benefit society as a whole," she continues.

Collaborating through idea sketches and planning on wood table
July 2, 2019

Fostering a ‘Socratic’ classroom and other big goals: DeGroote welcomes five new faculty members in 2019

Following an extensive search, the DeGroote School of Business is pleased to welcome five new professors to its growing faculty. 

IBH students helping in Ecuador
June 7, 2019

Transforming the future of business education: DeGroote releases 2018 Annual Report

Through students, professors, alumni, and staff, the DeGroote School of Business works together to deliver an education with purpose.

Len Waverman, András Tilcsik and Chris Clearfield
June 5, 2019

‘Meltdown’ receives National Business Book Award, Len Waverman serves on jury once more

András Tilcsik and Chris Clearfield received the $30,000 prize Wednesday morning during a ceremony at Bennett Jones LLP's Toronto office.

People contributing to idea board at BCom Conversation Launch
April 27, 2019

Waverman and Puri: How the university can save itself – from itself

More and more, as students move through their final year, "courses" will be a series of problems to be solved, Waverman and Puri write.

Greg McQueen
March 28, 2019

Health Leadership Academy welcomes Greg McQueen as Acting Co-Director

McQueen has provided senior leadership at several medical schools and health science centres across North America.

iPad showing charts
March 11, 2019

Felesky and Pitts: Solving Canada’s fintech talent gap

Financial technology is the next great disruptor in the global economy, and yet Canada’s fintech enterprises face a distressing talent gap.

September 18, 2018

The innovators: DeGroote welcomes Teresa Cascioli, Alfredo Tan as Industry Professors

Two global business leaders with deep ties to McMaster University have joined the DeGroote School of Business as Industry Professors.

September 10, 2018

The future of finance: Katya Malinova brings expertise in blockchain and fintech to DeGroote

Malinova has been named Mackenzie Investments Chair in Evidence-Based Investment Management.

May 9, 2018

Waverman and Pitts: It’s provinces vs. Canada — and Canada’s losing

"It is hard to portray yourself as a free-trade champion when you deny free trade within your own nation."