News Releases

2008 News Releases


December 19, 2008

McMaster establishes Confucius Institute

December 8, 2008

Medical terms worry more people than lay terms, study finds

December 5, 2008

CANMET-MTL relocation proceeding "as planned and on budget": federal minister

December 1, 2008

Notebook for the week of December 1

December 1, 2008

Experts available to discuss unprecedented period in Canadian politics

November 18, 2008

Experts available to discuss ongoing developments in economic downturn

November 17, 2008

Notebook for the week of November 17th

November 13, 2008

Bookstore's print-on-demand machine will change the face of publishing and retailing

November 10, 2008

McMaster announces honorary degree recipients for Fall convocation

November 6, 2008

Anthropologist leaves gift, legacy to students days before her death:
Shelley Saunders bequeaths $550,000 to ensure new generation of science's detectives

November 3, 2008

'Time to refresh and renew the way Canadians study, celebrate their history,' says Wilson
$2.5-million gift gives boost to Wilson Centre for Canadian History

October 30, 2008

An evening with the authors:
Writers gather to support writers-in-residence program

October 29, 2008

Media coverage affects how people perceive threat of disease: study

October 24, 2008

McMaster closing in on goal of $400-million:
$327-million raised so far in fundraising campaign

October 20, 2008

McMaster unveils most advanced microscope: So powerful it can probe the spaces between atoms

October 17, 2008

Life without a toilet: International workshop and exhibit bring attention to a taboo

September 4, 2008

DNA shows that last woolly mammoths had North Americans roots

July 21, 2008

Olympic experts available to comment on 2008 Olympic games

July 14, 2008

When it comes to putting, Tiger and Nicklaus might not have the best advice

July 7, 2008

Woman acquires new accent after stroke

June 16, 2008

Mini submersibles enlisted to probe odd structures in B.C. lake

June 10, 2008

First exercise hotline set up for those with spinal cord injuries

June 4, 2008

Brief, intense exercise benefits the heart

May 21, 2008

Library partners with industry to unleash thousands of rare books to the world

May 15, 2008

Research tool can detect autism at 9 months of age

May 5, 2008

Who has the best brain in Canada?

April 23, 2008

UN flag to fly at Innovation Park

April 21, 2008

Gift from Sharjah Ruler will establish first Chair in Global Islam

April 16, 2008

McMaster announces honorary degree recipients

April 1, 2008

Why you won't always learn from your mistakes

March 27, 2008

Alumni Association gives $500,000 to athletics centre

March 26, 2008

Non-essential electrontic devices to be turned off this weekend to mark Earth Hour

March 25, 2008

Universities and students benefit from provincial budget

March 19, 2008

Immigrants may be the solution to Canada's health care crisis

Slow melt of heavy snow better for the environment

March 13, 2008

Wilkinson appointed Dean of Engineering

Feb. 14, 2008

Federal government awards $14.9-million to create molecular imaging centre

McMaster identifies site for Burlington campus

Feb. 7, 2008

Students to be trained for manufacturing sector

Jan. 30, 2008

"The Oscar" for best academic library goes to McMaster University

Females decide whether ambitious males float or flounder: study

Jan. 29, 2008

New research explains link between SIDS and smoking

McMaster to benefit from new Ontario government funding

Jan. 24, 2008

Dignitaries to gather on Sunday for International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Jan. 17, 2008

Art for a math-phobic public: Graffiti-covered sculpture to be unveiled this weekend

Jan. 16, 2008

Haunting photos documented mounting fear prior to Holocaust