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January 30, 2019

DeGroote’s Inaugural 24-Hour Case Competition Spotlights Experiential Learning

What happens when 900 students come together over 24 hours for a case competition?

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.

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 14, 2019

Best of both worlds: Blended Learning Part-Time (PT) MBA candidates are poised for success

Juliette Zhang: "Initially, it was DeGroote's career accelerating messaging that caught my attention. That really resonated with me."

January 10, 2019

In photos: Students descend upon downtown core to discuss the future of undergraduate business education

As business is transformed, business education must transform with it.

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 10, 2019

DeGroote co-designed Minor in Innovation profiled in Globe and Mail

Len Waverman: "Innovation is not about turning out entrepreneurs. It is about turning out people who are creative and nimble."

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 14, 2018

DeGroote’s Erin Reid is flipping gender-based research on its head

Reid is studying “time policing” or how employers and colleagues monitor men and women’s time differently in the workplace.

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 28, 2018

Ties that bind: DeGroote introduces new innovations in programs, partnerships, and faculty

Students. Faculty. Programs. At the DeGroote School of Business, the thread that ties all three together is innovation.

November 26, 2018

Tributes given to educational innovator Delsworth Harnish

Harnish helped establish the Health Leadership Academy (HLA) with the DeGroote School of Business, and served as Co-Director.