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#HASTALKS: Are Social Media Users Open-Minded, Narcissistic, or Machiavellian? Why people use social media and how it affects their mental health

Dr. Tara Marshall, Associate Professor, Department of Health, Aging & Society, cross appointed with the Social Psychology program, McMaster University, will discuss why certain personalities use social media, how they use it, and the effects it may have on mental health.

Nov 16, 2018

Timescapes of Aging Vitalities

Gilbrea Centre for Studies in Aging will host Nadine Changfoot Associate Professor, Trent University, Political Studies & Trent Centre of Aging Studies for a public lecture "Timescapes of Aging Vitalities" on Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.

Nov 13, 2018

PhD Social Gerontology student receives 2018 GSA TA Excellence Award

Congratulations to PhD Social Gerontology student, Stephanie Hatzifilalithis, who is the successful recipient of the GSA Keith Leppmann Teaching Assistant Excellence Award.

Nov 09, 2018

PhD Social Gerontology students win awards at CAG 2018

Congratulations to PhD Social Gerontology students, Rachel Weldrick and Kelsey Harvey, who won awards at the 2018 Canadian Association on Gerontology conference.

Nov 06, 2018

Graduation – Student Checklist

To ensure a smooth and enjoyable convocation ceremony for you and your guests, please make certain you complete the following tasks by the appropriate deadlines. If you intend to graduate but will not be attending your ceremony, there are still tasks that must be completed to finalize your graduation.

Oct 29, 2018

Apply for the McCall MacBain International Fellowship

Valued at up to $23,500 per fellowship for up to 10 McMaster students, the McCall MacBain International Fellowship will offer you the chance to learn a new language, study, and gain work experience in a country of your interest.

Oct 22, 2018

Grad School Livestream Q&A on October 29, 2018!

Are you applying for a graduate program (MA or PhD) offered by the Department of Health, Aging & Society? Do you have questions about our graduate programs or the application process? Join our Livestream Q&A as we answer your questions!

Oct 12, 2018

McMaster's Faculty of Social Sciences is turning 50

Join us for a day of discovery as we celebrate 50 years of Social Sciences at McMaster! Saturday, October 20, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Oct 09, 2018

Fall Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) information sessions

Come out to learn more about the Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA). The USRA provides you with an opportunity to receive funds of $3,500 to cover part-time, research-based activity over the Fall/Winter Terms.

Sep 24, 2018