2019 Hagey Lecture: Living Indigenous Law in Canada
John Borrows, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law at the University of Victoria, blends Anishinaabe stories, language, theories and practices with analysis of Canadian law and constitutional practices to illustrate the possibilities and limits of the seven grandmother/grandfather teachings.
WICI Talk: Dr. Noelle Eckley Selin
Dr. Noelle Eckley Selin joins us from MIT to discuss "Systems Approaches to Sustainability: Climate, Air Pollution, and Toxic Substances"
Award-winning historian Prof. Alice Weinreb to talk at UW
The first recipient of the Waterloo Centre for German Studies' First Book prize, Prof. Weinreb won for her book "Modern Hungers". Prof. Weinreb will explain how food and hunger have been used as instruments of power, both in Germany and in wider contexts.
The Nature of Experiment - an interdisciplinary workshop
200 years ago Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein, her famous novel about human experimentation gone wrong. In this age on the verge of breakthroughs in both AI and bioengineering, it’s a good time to think about the intersections of intelligence, life, and the human.
Advanced Manufacturing Consortium Showcase
The Ontario AMC is a joint partnership between the University of Waterloo, McMaster University and Western University. Funded by the province of Ontario, the AMC at UWaterloo is pleased to present an inaugural Showcase of the advanced manufacturing capabilities and industrial partnership prospects.