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A two-year pilot project championed by McMaster’s President Patrick Deane and generously boosted through a $2-million investment from Chancellor Emeritus Lynton “Red” Wilson draws on McMaster’s strengths and expertise in the liberal arts.

This summer, the Wilson Institute for Canadian History sent out invitations to historians and other specialists across Canada, the United States, and around the world. Their goal: to build a network of associates across the continent and the world and create a community of scholars exploring transnational history.

This weekend the 25th Annual Ghandi Peace Festival presents Education for Our Times: Towards a Culture of Peace, Nonviolence and Social Justice.

McMaster Ranks 78th in World

The reputation of McMaster University continues to grow with an increase of 35 spots from its previous ranking in the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings.

Welcome Week 2017

We welcome all of our new and returning students to campus starting with Welcome Week 2017 beginning August 26th!

The Faculty of Humanities at McMaster University is seeking outstanding, internationally-based researchers (including Canadian expatriates) from the liberal arts disciplines and at all career stages for consideration as Canada 150 Research Chairs nominees.