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COVID-19

McMaster Engineering is a community that comes together during a time of crisis.

 

Get up to date information on how COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is impacting our faculty, staff, and students; learn what our researchers are doing to fight the virus; how we're transforming learning; and what we're doing to support our Fireball Family.  

 

Read the latest COVID-19 information updates from McMaster University.

COVID-19 News

MacEng arms the frontlines with masks: Faculty, students create protective equipment for healthcare workers

April 1, 2020 /  Department News

MacEng arms the frontlines with masks: Faculty, students create protective equipment for healthcare workers

McMaster engineers, physicians, students and industry partners join forces to create timely solutions to the high demand for more personal protective equipment (PPE) for frontline workers. In the first part of the "MacEng arms the frontlines" series, we take a look at masks.

Students leverage big data to track the spread of COVID-19

March 30, 2020 /  Department News

Students leverage big data to track the spread of COVID-19

Maanav Dalal, a second year software engineering student at McMaster, is part of a team of more than 25 students who are working on FLATTEN.ca, a free online platform that helps to track the spread of COVID-19.

Celebrating McMaster Engineering's Class of 2020 through video messages from our faculty and industry

March 27, 2020 /  Department News

Celebrating McMaster Engineering's Class of 2020 through video messages from our faculty and industry

While this year's Kipling Ceremony is postponed until further notice, we still wanted to take a moment to celebrate our graduating class.

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Virtual Q&A with the Dean

Missed the live Q&A with Dean Ishwar K. Puri? No worries. Here's the video. 

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Virtual Services

Academic Advising

Academic Advising has moved from in-person appointments to online appointments. The office phone number is currently inactive. For assistance please visit their page and e-mail one of the advisors. 

 

Co-op & Career Services

In-person services have been temporarily suspended in the Hatch Centre but the team is still available virtually. Please check Oscarplus for over 200 available career appointments. Co-op interviews will be continued to be scheduled remotely. Please Contact the team.

Students, Industry: Work with us to solve COVID-19 challenges

The Faculty of Engineering is welcoming partnerships that will help our community prototype and test solutions to the challenges we face during this unprecedented time.

If you or your organization is able to provide resources, such as working space or equipment, we kindly ask that you complete this intake form so that our community knows what assistance that is available.

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A Message from Dean Ishwar Puri

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#MacEngMotivation

Follow us on Instagram to hear from students, staff and faculty who are sharing their positive stories during this time of uncertainty. If you are interested in taking over the @mcmastereng account to share your story, please email Ciara McCann, Digital Marketing and Communications Strategist: mccancjs@mcmaster.ca

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