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Photo of Milena Head, Professor, Information Systems, and Yaqin Hu, Assistant Professor, on a dark blue background
April 7, 2022

Milena Head and Yaqin Hu Receive Dr. S. J. Basu Teaching Award

Professor Milena Head and assistant professor Yaqin Hu are this year's recipients of the Dr. S. J. Basu MBA Teaching Award.

Haniyeh Yousofpour
March 30, 2022

Tips for Organizations to Manage the Return to Office | Knowledge Labs

How can organizations best manage the return to office? Assistant Professor Haniyeh Yousofpour discusses in the latest Knowledge Labs: ITK.

March 29, 2022

In the News: Rick Hackett on Ethics Codes and Jerry Dias

It's not enough for organizations to spell out the rules of their code of ethics once and then forget about them says Rick Hackett.

Father working from home on a laptop while wearing a headset and holding his child.
March 28, 2022

Why Flexibility Over the Return to In-person Work is Crucial

Going back to the workplace doesn't necessarily mean returning to a pre-pandemic setup, and that's a good thing, says Catherine Connelly.

March 24, 2022

McCall MacBain Scholarship Finalist Credits Leadership Development at DeGroote

William Stephenson, IBH '22, is one of 50 Canadian finalists for the McCall MacBain leadership scholarships.

Photo of smiling female students on a dark grey background with captions CEWIL Student of the Year Nominees
March 23, 2022

DeGroote Celebrates Work Integrated Learning Month

Celebrating the experiences of our Student of the Year Nominees for CEWIL National Co-op and Work Integrated Learning Month.

EMBA Professor Dr Arshad Ahmad smiling in front of a campus building
March 22, 2022

EMBA Professor Named International Educator of the Year

EMBA Professor Arshad Ahmad's lifelong love of education garnered him the prestigious AIB International Educator of the Year distinction.

Dr Denise Rosseau
March 22, 2022

Psychological Contracts, Context and Evidence-based Management: A Conversation with Dr. Denise Rousseau

Dr. Rousseau is one of the great minds in management. Today, she joins Dr. Vishwanath Baba to discuss the power of effective management.

This landmark initiative was borne out of a community collaboration led by McMaster’s Committee on Students and Scholars in Crisis (CSSC). Pictured above are CSSC members, from left to right: Hila Taraky; Bonny Ibhawoh, director, Centre for Human Rights and Restorative Justice; Yar Taraky; Marufa Shinwari; Karen Balcom, associate professor, School of Social Work; and Peter Mascher, vice-provost, International Affairs, and chair of the CSSC.
March 18, 2022

Daily News: McMaster pledges $800,000 to support forcibly displaced students, scholars and researchers

McMaster University has collectively pledged $800,000 to seed two new funds that will help students and scholars at risk around the world.

March 14, 2022

In the News: Many of us welcome working from home, but universities show its dangers for women’s careers

Taking a closer look at some of the dangers for women’s careers when it comes to working from home.

March 10, 2022

Using Robotics to Improve Warehouse Efficiency and Speed up Deliveries

New research looks at increasing the efficiency of robotic mobile fulfillment systems to help warehouses speed up deliveries.

March 8, 2022

Use Your Voice: Leadership Advice for Women

For International Women’s Day, we spoke with Burlington Mayor Marianne Meed Ward about being a woman in a prominent leadership role.