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June 11, 2019

The new kid: How Angelina Zhao made friends, formed new interests, and got good at networking

DeGroote graduand and recent KPMG hire Angelina Zhao decided to treat getting involved as a personal challenge.

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.

June 10, 2019

In photos: KPMG exec and diversity advocate Mary Lou Maher receives Distinguished Alumni Award

Take an insider’s look at the 2019 Evening of Accolades gala at the St. Regis Hotel in Toronto.

June 7, 2019

Transforming the future of business education: DeGroote releases 2018 Annual Report

Through students, professors, alumni, and staff, the DeGroote School of Business works together to deliver an education with purpose.

June 5, 2019

‘Meltdown’ receives National Business Book Award, Len Waverman serves on jury once more

András Tilcsik and Chris Clearfield received the $30,000 prize Wednesday morning during a ceremony at Bennett Jones LLP's Toronto office.

June 3, 2019

Back where it all began: Executive and entrepreneur Teresa Cascioli to receive honorary degree from McMaster

Cascioli, BCom '83, was the first member of her family to attend university. Now, she's receiving an honorary degree from her alma mater.

June 3, 2019

The change agents: Business titans Hélène and Paul Desmarais to receive honorary degrees from McMaster

She helps nurse technology start-ups through their growing pains. He stands at the helm of one of Canada’s most influential companies.

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.

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.

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.

May 7, 2019

Banknotes: Finalists announced for National Business Book Award

The jury, which once again includes DeGroote Dean Len Waverman, will evaluate the nominees based on five key criteria.

May 3, 2019

Rick Hackett: Canadian healthcare needs agile leaders and bold visions for the future

Healthcare leaders need to be of high integrity and have a systems-wide, "big picture" mindset, writes Hackett.