Articles

Tag: Teaching and Learning

News, research, and other announcements.

Group of students applauding teacher
June 14, 2021

Five things that teaching has taught me

Marketing communications lecturer Jim Letwin summarizes his learning after more than 30 years as part of DeGroote's MBA program.

Aadil Merali
March 19, 2021

Aadil Merali receives Dr. S. J. Basu Teaching Award

Assistant Professor Aadil Merali is one of DeGroote's professors who received a teaching award in the MBA Program.

Milena Head
March 18, 2021

Milena Head receives Dr. S. J. Basu Teaching Award

Professor Milena Head is one of DeGroote's professors who received a teaching award in the MBA Program.

Alumni panel speaking
May 15, 2019

Embrace the journey: Emerging Health Leaders alumni share their experiences with incoming cohort

Moderated by EHL 2018 alumnus Joe Au-Yeung, a panel of three graduates shared their insights last week with incoming students.

Stephanie Ebreo
May 10, 2019

The global impact of DeGroote: MBA candidates use the Clinic to bring McMaster’s research to market

Stephanie Ebreo (pictured) liaised with Dr. Tapas Mondal to help further his vision of providing worldwide CPR training.

EMBA Class in Silicon Valley
April 15, 2019

In photos: EMBA candidate Elaine De Marzo-Robins reflects on Silicon Valley experience

Elaine De Marzo-Robins: "We had an amazing opportunity to meet with leaders from companies such as NVIDIA, Apple, and Macromedia."

Red Wilson
March 19, 2019

Imagining and Navigating the Future: DeGroote’s strategic foresight courses will help students prepare for the unknown

Lynton "Red" Wilson: "The implications of rapid, disruptive change are fast becoming a significant challenge."

Emad at IBH Launch
March 4, 2019

Responsible leadership: Emad Mohammad on how to succeed in business while making a difference

"Employers want business graduates who also have the ability to think critically, communicate, show emotional intelligence," Mohammad says.

Woman sitting in office
March 1, 2019

Sitting is the new smoking: Using design thinking to tackle a public health challenge

Students from McMaster's Innovation by Design (IBD) course recently shared their experiences tackling the "epidemic" of sitting.

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.

October 22, 2018

Intellectual capitalist: For DeGroote’s Nick Bontis, blended learning is the future of education

As Director of DeGroote’s new Blended Learning Part-Time MBA, Bontis oversees a program that combines online learning with classroom work.

June 14, 2018

Lessons in leadership: Three Emerging Health Leaders program participants share their stories

“This has stretched my brain in a way it hadn't been before,” says second-year student Rachel Bierbrier.