News Releases

2009 News Releases


December 23, 2009

Stars engage in vampirism to look young, hot

December 16, 2009

Nine McMaster projects receive $1.9-million from Canada Foundation for Innovation

December 15, 2009

High lead levels found on soup can reopen mystery of doomed Franklin Expedition

December 14, 2009

When it comes to fish families, the bigger and bossier the better

December 7, 2009

All first-year students should be taught about aboriginals, says native scholar

December 1, 2009

Data from outer space opens new frontiers for researchers

November 24, 2009

How to make like Harper and Obama and do business with China

November 20, 2009

Polanyi prizes awarded to McMaster researchers

November 17, 2009

Rare maps of Gulf Region make North American debut

November 16, 2009

Plants prefer their kin, but crowd out competition when sharing a pot with strangers

November 12, 2009

Comedian Dave Thomas among honorary degree recipients at Fall convocation

November 11, 2009

McMaster to offer free tuition to children of fall soldiers

October 15, 2009

McMaster announces next president

October 13, 2009

RBC donates $1.5-million to water projects

October 13, 2009

Canadian blood supply future uncertain as population ages: study

September 28, 2009

Festival to honour spirit of Mahatma Gandhi

September 24, 2009

Rough day at work? You won't feel like exercising

September 23, 2009

$500,000 donation creates CIBC Undergraduate Bursaries in Nursing for studies in breast cancer

September 17, 2009

McMaster art exhibit recreates centuries-old stellar explosions

September 16, 2009

Pesky fruit flies learn from experienced females: study

September 14, 2009

3 McMaster professors join Royal Society of Canada

September 11, 2009

Biologists discover "death stench" is a universal ancient warning signal

September 11, 2009

McMaster to ban plastic bags on campus

September 3, 2009

McMaster profs win Ontario’s top teaching award

August 10, 2009

Rare maps solve regiment's 95 year-old mystery

August 5 , 2009

What you eat depends on with whom you eat

August 4, 2009

Who has the best brain in Canada?

July 22, 2009

Dead Sea Scroll's exhibition gives long-awaited nod to Canada's contribution, scholar says

June 30, 2009

Treason bill from 1837 Rebellion found in archives

June 19, 2009

Two McMaster research projects receive nearly $11-million

June 18, 2009

McMaster researchers awarded $36.4 million in funding

une 15, 2009

Not one, but two kinds of males found in the invasive round goby

June 10, 2009

George, Kelton to be honored by University of Waterloo

June 10, 2009

Diploma program offered in Native languages

June 3, 2009

Simple drug treatment may prevent nicotine-induced SIDS: study

May 30, 2009

McMaster Nuclear Reactor to receive $22 million to infrastructure

May 27, 2009

Race is on for best brain in Canada

May 6, 2009

McMaster president to be honored for oustanding work in education

May 1, 2009

Federal minister announces new funding for Canadian nuclear research

May 1, 2009

McMaster students receive prestigious Vanier scholarships

April 28, 2009

Experts available to discuss swine flu outbreak

April 24, 2009

McMaster reaches next step in competition for prestigious research chairs

April 15, 2009

McMaster announces honorary degree recipients

April 9, 2009

McMaster University to aquire rare trench maps to build on its extensive collection

April 7, 2009

McMaster announces new director of Athletics and Recreation

April 3, 2009

McMaster’s nuclear reactor turns 50

March 31, 2009

2008 Public Sector Disclosure List

February 26, 2009

Two McMaster researchers chosen to lead $1 million projects

February 25, 2009

Raise Your Voice fundraiser tunes Hamilton in to community radio

February 23, 2009

Ottawa reinvests in Canada Research Chairs at McMaster University

February 12, 2009

150 years of Darwin’s landmark book spawns international conference

February 13, 2009

Brain Bee attracts bright minds to McMaster

February 5, 2009

McMaster signs new agreement with HP

February 5, 2009

McMaster professors receive Canada’s highest teaching award

February 5, 2009

National conference to focus on aboriginal health issues

January 21, 2009

McMaster aquires Resistance material

January 19, 2009

The more promiscuous the female, the speedier the sperm

January 19, 2009

Notebook for the week of January 19, 2009

January 15, 2009

Even stars get fat and stellar cannibalism is to blame

January 14, 2009

McMaster planetarium reopens with stellar software