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Recognizing McMaster’s System Administrators – July 26

Happy sys admin day

Happy Sys. Admin. Day! July 26th is a national day dedicated to celebrating system administrators. McMaster IT is lucky to employ a team of dedicated individuals and wanted to celebrate our valued colleagues. The Office of the AVP & CTO worked closely with Greg Atkinson, Manager of Information Technology with the Faculty of Science to […]

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Interview with Joshua Mitchell, Developer, Education Program, Anatomy

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We aren’t ashamed to admit that we look to our peers for guidance, and in some cases, outright follow their lead! The Office of the AVP & CTO chatted with Josh Mitchell, a developer with the Education Program in Anatomy, whose team is exploring the impacts of VR on teaching and the student experience writ-large. […]

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Opportunity to learn more about CanSSOC – July 26, 2019


Cyber security is one of McMaster IT’s 2019 priority initiatives and supports the Seamless Foundation pillar of the McMaster IT Strategic Plan. As part of our efforts and investment in cyber security, McMaster has been working on the development of the Canadian Shared Security Operations Centre (CanSSOC) proof of concept, along with five other Canadian […]

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McMaster IT Governance Update – July 2019

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Four project proposals were endorsed at the July 16th McMaster IT Executive meeting: Course Planning Portal: (Endorsed) Lori Goff and Joanne Kehoe of the MacPherson Institute presented this proposal. The purpose of the project is to implement a Course Planning Portal that will guide instructors through comprehensive course planning process in order to produce two key products […]

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McMaster AVP & CTO awarded 2018 CUCCIO Community Award

Gayleen Gray with the CUCCIO award

McMaster IT @ CANHEIT-ARC 2019 and a CUCCIO Award for McMaster’s AVP & CTO! McMaster IT was well represented at the CANHEIT-ARC – the Canadian higher education IT conference, in Winnipeg this past June. A contingent of McMaster IT professionals attended the conference and presented and supported on various topics including IT Governance, IT Service […]

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