Sep 18, 2018
UWaterloo welcomes the community to Reunion 2018
The University of Waterloo will welcome alumni and members of the campus and broader communities this Saturday for Reunion 2018.
Sep 12, 2018
Voting for the losing side can affect your performance at work
Companies should avoid scheduling important work tasks immediately following an election, according to a study from the University of Waterloo.
Sep 14, 2018
Expert Advisory – Who is responsible for destruction when hurricanes strike?
With hurricane, Florence menacing the United States Atlantic coast with dangerous winds and the potential for historic flooding people in the hurricane's path have been asked to evacuate.
This extreme weather could have potentially damaging implications for the lives of those impacted as well as infrastructure, homes and the natural environment. The University of Waterloo has several experts available to speak on this topic.
Sep 10, 2018
Asthma can lead to stigmatization of young athletes
Children with asthma are at increased risk of stigmatization, according to a study at the University of Waterloo.
Sep 6, 2018
Canadian Arab youth feel forced to alter appearance and behaviour at borders
Canadian youth of Arab descent often feel they must change the way they look or act to avoid discrimination when they travel across borders, according to a recent study.
Grimm Lecture 2018: When would Capitalism end
In recognition of Karl Marx's 200th birthday, WCGS is honoured to welcome distinguished Professor Gareth Stedman Jones for the Grimm Lecture 2018.
President's Lecture: Dominic Barton in conversation
President and Vice-Chancellor Feridun Hamdullahpur invites you to a special President's Lecture featuring our new Chancellor. Mr. Barton will share his insights and reflections on the global economy and on the University of Waterloo's position and opportunities as a leader in global innovation.
ACU Human Resources in Higher Education Conference 2018
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), in conjunction with the University of Waterloo, will be hosting the 8th biennial ACU Human Resources (HR) in Higher Education (HE) Community Conference in Ontario, Canada, from Sunday 23 until Wednesday 26 September 2018.
Good Jobs: the Growing Importance of Who You Work For
Join us for the sixth annual Distinguished Lecture in Economics on Wednesday, September 26 at 4 p.m. in the Humanities Theatre. Lecture presented by David Card, Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley.
Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute Launch
Join Canada's leaders in cybersecurity and learn about the interdisciplinary, scientific approach to develop solutions to fundamental problems that have the potential to change the landscape of cybersecurity.