Events listing

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Mar
01
Two of McMaster Museum of Art collections are visiting the Vancouver Art Gallery which open to the public on March 3. You'll have an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the collections with their curator, Dr. Ihor Holubizky.
Mar
06
New and diffuse forms of media have created increased social space for the sharing and spreading of conspiracy theories and fake news. What tools, habits and dispositions can help us to develop a healthy skepticism that strikes a balance between unacceptable gullibility and unhealthy cynicism? Join Dr. Mark Busser, from the Department of Political Science at McMaster to find out. Mark is a graduate of both McMaster and York University so our event will be co-hosted by both schools.
Mar
07
New and diffuse forms of media have created increased social space for the sharing and spreading of conspiracy theories and fake news. What tools, habits and dispositions can help us to develop a healthy skepticism that strikes a balance between unacceptable gullibility and unhealthy cynicism? Join Dr. Mark Busser, from the Department of Political Science at McMaster to find out. Mark is a graduate of both McMaster and York University so our event will be co-hosted by both schools.
Mar
08
Groundbreaking work with big data, artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotech, genomics, and Cloud applications mean that not only is the world smaller and more efficient than ever before, but entrepreneurs can pick and choose from a host of innovations to create unprecedented health care technologies. Join us as Dr. Richard Heinzl tells stories from the world's most vulnerable places to reveal the humanitarian impact of cutting-edge science, drawn from his years of work abroad with leading tech companies. 
Mar
08
How will substituting electric vehicles and driverless cars for internal combustion engines (ICE), impact the economy and society? What are the potential implications?
Mar
14
In this day and age of "fake news" and falsehoods it can be difficult to determine fact from fiction.  In this special presentation join distinguished guest lecturer, John Rennie, as he gives a public lecture to the Hamilton community on the importance of science communication and some of the challenges that go along with it.
Mar
22
Some of the best means of preventing disease are as close as our own kitchens.
Mar
23
Time: 18:30-21:30, Four Seasons Hotel Puxi, Shanghai, China

All are welcome to join the Ninth Annual Canadian Alumni Mixer held by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai. Build your network of the best and brightest Canadian alumni at a social evening of reconnecting with former schoolmates and meeting new friends. The Canadian alumni network in Shanghai is thriving, and this mixer is a great chance to be a part of a growing community that spans China, Canada and beyond. Alumni of McMaster will receive special pricing of RMB 130.

Mar
24
What's better than a Saturday night out in Toronto? Grab this great deal on Marlies tickets (especially for kids!) that includes pizza, hot dogs, and a private skate on the ice after the game!
Apr
04
Join alumnae Julie Angus '97 and Alumni Director Karen McQuigge '90 for a sensational talk by Julie about her incredible and inspiring adventures in rowing around the world among many others.
Apr
05
Join alumnae Julie Angus '97 and Alumni Director Karen McQuigge '90 for a sensational talk by Julie about her incredible and inspiring adventures in rowing around the world among many others.
Apr
11
Theatre lover? Join McMaster Alumni and Lois Kivesto for a lecture on the creation of Meredith Willson's enduring masterpiece The Music Man which is part of this summer's Stratford Festival lineup. 
Apr
18
This talk will discuss the necessary components of a pollinator- friendly garden and how you can provide that all year round!
May
03
It's Lively Exchange with a new twist! Listen to quick talks from McMaster grads and researchers and discuss over a three course meal. It's like a TED Talk meets a dinner party!
Jun
21
Travel to Stratford for a day filled with education, fine cuisine and a matinée performance of Shakespeare’s The Tempest in premium seats!
Jun
25
Each year the Origins Institute brings to campus leading researchers to speak at an annual research conference and engage with the community through an evening public lecture.  This year's conference will be on the 'Science of Early Life'.  The speaker and topic will forthcoming.
Jul
09
Join the McMaster Stratford Seminar Series for a great week of world-class live theatre, fine dining, learning, relaxing and socializing in scenic Stratford, Ontario. Participants attend numerous productions, lectures and discussion sessions, learn about theatre production staging, and have the opportunity to meet some of the Stratford Festival cast and crew. The seminar is open to the public.