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Engineering grad student wins first-ever GradFlix at McMaster

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The virtual red carpet was rolled out for our inaugural McMaster GradFlix Final Showcase. Graduate researchers from across the university have been busy crafting one-minute videos to describe their research. GradFlix submissions ranged from animated shorts to on-screen action, and featured creative scripts complemented by original music and film work. On March 30, an audience […]

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Honing your skills through The Research Shop

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While many graduate students hope to continue their careers in academia, others seek careers that will allow them to employ their skills in a non-academic setting. Chelsea Barranger, who recently completed her PhD in history, knows what that’s like. While working on her PhD in 2018, she heard about McMaster’s Research Shop as a place to gain […]

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Calling all graduate student artists! Submissions open for Gallery of Graduate Arts

The Gallery of Graduate Arts is now accepting submissions for the virtual edition of the gallery. The Gallery of Graduate Arts is a student-led initiative, which showcases art produced by graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are pursuing studies here at McMaster. Grad students are invited to submit recent pieces to be featured in the […]

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McMaster looks at ways to improve university-student interaction

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Interested in sharing your experience as you’ve navigated the various services offered by McMaster? Have you ever visited or booked an appointment with a department to solve a problem only to be told that you need to go to a different department, and then had to start the process over again? McMaster University is looking […]

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Nominations open for annual Graduate Student Recognition Awards

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Has your supervisor played a pivotal role in your graduate experience? Perhaps one of your teaching assistants made a difference and deserves kudos for all that hare work. Do you know a grad student-athlete who has made an outstanding contribution as a team builder? Nominations are now open for the annual McMaster Graduate Student Recognition […]

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Join us in congratulating our November graduates!

Once again this fall, the Registrar’s Office is working to make November’s virtual convocation something special for graduating students. How you can help Instructors and faculty members are invited to submit a brief message of congratulations to their students. The message should be 10 to 20 seconds in length filmed horizontally uploaded to MacDrive submitted […]

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Mills Library graduate study space has reopened

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The University Library, working in partnership with the School of Graduate Studies, is providing McMaster graduate students with a dedicated study space in Mills Library. The Graduate Study Space, located in Mills Learning Commons, is intended to support any graduate students who have unreliable internet connections at home and/or are in challenging living situations that […]

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