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October 2, 2018

Praise for the Patch: Chris Turner receives National Business Book Award at DeGroote co-sponsored affair

"You say 'oil sands' and everyone has an opinion," Turner said after receiving the $30,000 prize in Toronto.

A professor and students sitting around a table in an IBH class.
September 28, 2018

Students without borders: Integrated Business and Humanities cohort embarking for Ecuador

Emad Mohammad: "Is this a social enterprise? Is this a corporation? These are the kinds of questions the students will be asking."

Plant Growing Out of a Hand
September 27, 2018

OrderDynamics and the DeGroote School of Business announce retail sustainability student project

This year's project will gauge market efforts in retail sustainability and investigate the progress that retailers are making in this area.

September 21, 2018

Relationships come first: Associate Dean Sue McCracken wants students to have a place to call home

"I want people to be proud that they’re part of DeGroote," McCracken says. "That we’re all here for one another."

September 19, 2018

Ahead of the tech curve: Rogers partners with DeGroote on Ted Rogers Scholarship in Digital Transformation

Len Waverman: "It's marvelous to have Rogers, one of the leading companies in the telecommunications space, as a partner on our EMBA."

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 17, 2018

Former Competition Bureau boss John Pecman will serve as TMX Industry Professor at DeGroote

John Pecman, MA '83, is one of Canada's foremost experts in business competition, antitrust law, and economics.

September 12, 2018

New tech, old models: Digital Leadership Summit will focus on healthcare, finance, and entertainment

Presented by the DeGroote School of Business, the fourth-annual Digital Leadership Summit will unite more than 150 professionals in Toronto.

September 10, 2018

Leonard Waverman: Supply management’s $35-billion question (Globe and Mail)

Canada is under pressure from the US to dismantle dairy industry protections. Should dairy farmers be compensated if it happens?

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.

August 28, 2018

Reading the markets: Finalists announced for National Business Book Award

The DeGroote School of Business is a supporting partner of the NBBA, and Dean Len Waverman sits on the jury.

August 21, 2018

Bring it on: Incoming first-year BCom students will begin new chapter at DeGroote this fall

The DeGroote School of Business will be welcoming approximately 970 first-year students to campus this fall.