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Tag: student successes

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September 26, 2019

I look at companies differently now: Julia Zakoor, Killam Scholarship Winner

"When an organization claims to have high standards, I question it now. Before ... I would just take these points as fact."

June 11, 2019

Growing professionally and personally: Meet DeGroote valedictorian Britney Hawkins

"Success is many things to me. Most prominently, success is defined by the difference I am able to make for others."

June 11, 2019

Lean in and get involved: Meet DeGroote valedictorian Sophie Ochocinski

"The university’s commitment to valuing inclusivity has made me more aware of the issues facing today’s world," says Ochocinski.

May 27, 2019

MugMaster Marauders: DeGroote captures first place at International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition

DeGroote students outperformed rival schools by operating a mock company called MugMaster, a line of coffee mugs.

January 18, 2019

Going global: DeGroote finishes third in the world at John Molson MBA International Case Competition

"From September to December, our team of four practiced at least six hours a week," says MBA candidate Elizabeth Van Dyck.

January 10, 2019

Top of the class: DeGroote finishes first overall at 2019 MBA Games in Toronto

They're champions once more. The DeGroote School of Business has won the 2019 MBA Games. 

January 7, 2019

McMaster World Congress will celebrate 40th anniversary with blockchain-themed affair

The annual student-run event is operated like a real business, complete with contracts, revenues, and expenses.

December 3, 2018

Pitching in for Charity: MBA candidates give back to the community ahead of holiday season

What should your charity do with $5,000? That was the burning question at the latest Pitching in for Charity event.

November 20, 2018

Design thinking at its best: Student prototype wows global autism experts

“We have a chance to be pioneers and lead the way," says fourth-year Health Sciences student and HLA participant Kohilan Selvakumaran.

April 5, 2018

Making the case: DeGroote BCom students look to case competitions for real-world experiences

Showcase your passions, stay up-to-date on trends, and be confident. That's how one BCom student describes her keys to success.

January 22, 2018

Divergent in the workplace: Maggie Cheng looks at what pop culture can teach us about hiring

Maggie Cheng: "Are we attempting to differentiate employees based on stereotypes so that we can control them?"