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Tag: student success

News, research, and other announcements.

October 23, 2018

#TheTimeIsNow: Gender-based violence the focus of event coordinated by DeGroote MBA candidates

"Organizing #TheTimeIsNow was the most difficult yet rewarding experience of my entire MBA," says Alyssa Marck.

March 19, 2018

Marketing mavericks: $30,000 on the line for finalists in Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec competition

CNTAE 2018 features a partnership with Canadian Tire on a new type of loyalty initiative – the Crimson Affinity Program.

January 31, 2018

Play ball: McMaster World Congress will showcase links between sports, business, and technology

DeGroote's Nick Bontis believes the Congress embodies “exactly what experiential learning is all about."

December 11, 2017

Solving the millennial puzzle: DeGroote partners with Canadian Tire for Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec 2018

With a simulated $1.5 million budget, students will be asked to create a comprehensive launch strategy for the Crimson Affinity Program.

May 31, 2017

Managing a crisis: Student-driven ‘HealthIM’ software receives $500K from Ontario government

HealthIM, developed in part by McMaster eHealth student Daniel Hirdes, connects people in a crisis to healthcare and community services.

March 30, 2017

Learning how to give: A look at DeGroote’s innovative Strategic Philanthropy and Leadership class

First they learn about Hamilton, then they learn how to give back.

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.

February 21, 2017

Newcomer Kitchen: How Syrian refugee women are cooking their way to success

MBA candidate Faizan Ashraf is currently serving as treasurer of the popular start-up.

January 30, 2017

From classroom to operating room, Mariner Endosurgery is changing surgery performance

One of the brains behind this transformative shift is DeGroote MBA candidate Mitch Wilson.

January 25, 2017

DeGroote cracks the case: MBA students excel in competitions and business

In recent years, the School’s track record at national and international MBA case competitions has been exemplary.