Events listing

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Sep
28
Please join us for an evening of networking, inspiration and innovation at our second McMaster Engineering Innovation Forum in Toronto on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 - bringing together prominent global entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, and explore the biggest issues facing Tech North.
Sep
29
Join us for a series of FREE lectures where you will learn about science you can use.  This month Mark A. McDaniel from Washington University in St. Louis will discuss his research on evidence-based techniques to improve student learning.
Sep
29
Homecoming concerts at Mac are back! Come out to see two of the biggest shows of the year with Lil Yachty and The Strumbellas. Two nights, two amazing concerts!
Sep
30
Living in Whidden Hall was awesome! That's mostly due to the amazing people there. After 20 years, it would be great to see as many residents again as possible. See you there! Lee Schofield '00 (3rd Floor Resident, '97-98)
Sep
30
A reunion to reminisce and catch up with your fellow teammates. All years are invited to this reunion.
Oct
02
A free lecture as part of the 25th annual Gandhi Peace Festival, featuring actress and activist Shabana Azmi.
Oct
03
Our women's series learn to... is a hands-on event where women and their friends are invited to enjoy good company while learning a new skill to add to their professional and personal development.
Oct
04
Join us for a day trip to Niagara-on-the-Lake's Shaw Festival to see Saint Joan.  Lecture, Lunch and a matineé in gold seats (and a comfortable coach bus ride too and from)!
Oct
05
Developing Your Personal Brand and Online Presence

Join us for an evening of cocktails and canapés with a workshop style session led by communications professional, Jacquie Hoornweg, while connecting with colleagues in the DeGroote Women’s Professional Network. Learn more about creating your personal brand and building online communities. Explore the benefits of consciously shaping your public persona with tips on developing an authentic online presence that reflects your professional life and your individuality.

More information here.

Oct
05
Join us for a multi-school alumni reception on a terrace with a view in Washington D.C. on October 5, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Enjoy a glass of wine, and light hors d’oeuvres while looking at the spectacular view and connecting with other Canadian grads living in Washington D.C.
Oct
07
Digital Moose Lounge - Canadian Thanksgiving
Nothing says fall like Thanksgiving dinner with friends and family. Make some new friends and hear more about what is happening in the Canadian community!
Oct
12
We invite you to join us for dinner and conversation hosted by Suzanne Labarge '67, Chancellor of McMaster University. Suzanne will be in town with academic leaders attending a conference and they will share updates about the exciting things happening on the McMaster campus.
Oct
13
Ellen Ryan is former McMaster Professor and a psychologist of aging. Join us to learn her secrets and tips for aging optimally!
Oct
13
Join us for a lively reception in St. John's!
Oct
14
Join us in a celebration of the world-class research, innovation and achievements of McMaster’s
Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences Department, its faculty and students over the past 50 years.
Oct
14
Fabulous at 40 BPE 1977-2017

40 year reunion gathering! Marg MacNaughton and Penny Wynne have been planning a great day and hope to see many of you there!
Oct
18
Join us for an evening with author and poet, Zoe Whittall, as she comes to campus to discuss her novel, The Best Kind of People.
Oct
19
Is social isolation an emerging epidemic among aging populations? What are the consequences of social isolation on the health and well-being of older people? Join us as we explore these questions with Dr. Parminder Raina
Oct
21
The McMaster MD Classes of ‘72, ’77, ’82, ‘87, ‘92, ‘97, ‘02 and ‘07 reunion is being held on the weekend of October 21st & 22nd at McMaster University.
Oct
23
Dr. Patrick Deane, President and Vice-Chancellor, McMaster University cordially invites you and a guest to a Celebratory Dinner to recognize and thank the volunteer leaders of the McMaster University - Hong Kong Foundation for their dedication and service to the University.
Oct
25
The Evolution of Asset Management: What the future holds

On Oct 25, we will welcome Dr. Myron Scholes, The Frank E. Buck Professor of Finance, Emeritus, Stanford Graduate School of Business, for our annual DeGroote Insight Lecture. Myron Scholes ‘62 is a Economics graduate from McMaster University. He is best known as one of the authors of the Black–Scholes equation and in 1997 he was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for a method to determine the value of derivatives.

Dr. Scholes will share his perspective on the importance of risk management in enhancing terminal wealth. He will also discuss the implications of risk management technologies and their role in employing broader-based market portfolios tailoring risks to client demands.

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Oct
25
[Niagara] Come hear about Sue and Jim Waddington's lifelong quest to locate the sites that inspired the Group of Seven painters and Tom Thomson.
Oct
25
Just is time for Halloween!  A Harry Potter inspired etiquette dinner where your young muggles will transform into graceful and elegant witches and wizards.
Oct
26
Join us for a talk and tour of this exhibit with Senior Curator Dr. Ihor Holubizky, which features paintings by Claude Monet, Gustave Caillebotte, Gustave Courbet, Camille Pissarro, Chaim Soutine, J.M.W. Turner, Vincent van Gogh and many more!
Nov
01
[Kitchener-Waterloo] Come hear about Sue and Jim Waddington's lifelong quest to locate the sites that inspired the Group of Seven and Tom Thomson. 
Nov
04
Current and former members of McMaster's Emergency First Response Team will gather to honour 35 years of EFRT service on Saturday, November 4, 2017. Join us for an EFRT office Open House followed by a social night at The Phoenix.
Nov
07
UNTiDy Tales: The Story of Canada's University Naval Training with Cdr. Robert Williamson '62
Nov
11
Join McMaster University’s Department of Surgery and its illustrious alumni as they come together to celebrate 50 years as a department. This two-part event features an enthralling daytime CME experience with over a dozen current faculty slated to present as well as an evening gala replete with fine-dining, live music, and more exciting presentations.
Nov
15
McMaster’s School of the Arts’ production of Women and Servants will be the world premiere of the English translation of the play - a fitting event for the opening of Wilson Hall’s new Black Box Theatre!
Nov
22
New and diffuse forms of media have created increased social space for the sharing and spreading of conspiracy theories and fake news. join us to find out what tools, habits, and dispositions can help us to develop a healthy skepticism that strikes a balance between unacceptable gullibility and unhealthy cynicism?
Dec
01
Join us for an evening of fine wine, expertly paired with some delicious food to kick off the festive season!