2020 Winter Course CMTYENGA 2MD3, Community-Based Learning with MCYU
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What in the World? - Episode 1 (with Dr. Katie Moisse)
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Award Winning

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MCYU Collaborative Project!

1918 Flu Pandemic
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Award Winning

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Family at a MCYU Lecture
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2019-2020 Lecture Series!

Youth Advisory Board, Neighbourhood Ambassadors
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Welcome to the McMaster Children & Youth University

MCYU delivers FREE programming for children and youth ages 7-14 in all areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM).

All of our programs are developed around our guiding philosophy, QUESTION – DISCOVER – CREATE™.

QUESTION the world around you, DISCOVER your potential, and CREATE a brighter future.

Our programs bridge the gap between the university and the wider Hamilton community by sharing the exciting research happening at McMaster University in a way that is fun and accessible to ALL children and youth. Our goal is to empower and academically prepare youth, especially those at a socioeconomic disadvantage, to aspire to university education in subject areas such as science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM).

Youth, families and community agencies can join us on-campus at our Family Lecture Series presented by University Professors. Lectures are held on the fourth Saturday of every month from 11am-12pm. Families can also access our programs out in the community at one of our MCYU in the City Workshops led by highly trained McMaster University Students.

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Information about the Wuhan Novel Coronavirus is being shared on HWDSB’s website with the support of @cityofhamilton’s public health. Updates will be provided with families as necessary. Click here for more: https://www.hwdsb.on.ca/blog/wuhan-novel-coronavirus/

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

McMaster University
McMaster University, Pediatrics
MacPherson Institute
Hamilton Community Foundation
The Joyce Family Foundation
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Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

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McMaster Children & Youth University

If you have any questions or are
interested in having MCYU at a place near you, feel free to contact us



Our mailing address is:
McMaster Children and Youth University
1280 Main Street West, HSC-3N11c-j
Hamilton, On L8S 4K1
Canada

Phone: 905-521-2100 ext. 73790
Email: mcyu@mcmaster.ca

CONTACT US



MCYU Event Calendar

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January
  • 11

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    January 11, 2020
    Burlington Public Library - Central
    2331 New Street, Burlington, ON L7R 1J4

    Workshop - LIVING MY BEST LIFE

    Workshop Description:

    LIVING MY BEST LIFE – How can you take better care of yourself? Why is it so important? Join us for fun interactive activities to discover ways to have a healthy body AND Mind!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 18

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    January 18, 2020
    Hamilton Public Library - Central Library
    55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4

    MCYU in the City Workshops presents Rise of the Robots

    Workshop Description:

    RISE OF THE ROBOTS: Okay Google, how do robots think? Discover how Siri and Alexa work!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 25

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    January 25, 2020
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture - DESSERTS Spelled Backwards is STRESSED

    Lecture Description:

    DESSERTS Backwards Spells STRESSED, but there’s not much sweet about it! – We all get stressed! Sometimes it’s good, but too much of it is not. Today we will talk about good stress versus bad stress, where it comes from, and how we can control it.

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

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