Applied Health Sciences graduating students are invited to join special alumni guests Bob Hunter (BSc '76, Kinesiology), Janette Smith (BSc '87, Health), Charlie Johnstone (BA '90, Recreation and Business), their favourite AHS professors, and Dean Susan Elliott, as they offer congratulations and inspiring words of advice.
The University of Waterloo Brain Bee, hosted by the Department of Kinesiology, is a competition for students in grades 9 through 12 in the Region of Waterloo. Competitors answer questions about the brain and neuroscience, with the winner proceeding to the national brain bee competition. Registration is required.
For event details, including registration, directions and parking information, see University of Waterloo Brain Bee.
Join us in celebrating National Therapeutic Recreation Awareness Month by enjoying the music of The Slinky B's. The band plays classic cover songs.
Friday, February 28, 2014
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
SLC Great Hall
Meet the band members, de-stress, and learn more about music therapy and Therapeutic Recreation. All are welcome!
Donations gratefully accepted to cover the costs for the band.
Join us in learning more about Autism service dogs as part of National Therapeutic Recreation Awareness month.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Meet the dogs and their handlers, de-stress before midterms, and learn more about Therapeutic Recreation.
All are welcome!
AHS alumni and current grad students Lana Vanderlee and Andrew Mitchell, along with colleagues created a non-profit organization called Bringing About Better Understanding, or BABU, a Nepali term meaning “little boy.”
On February 24th you are invited to hear their story behind starting BABU and how they turned their passion into change.
Waterloo's Faculty of Applied Health Sciences invites the AHS community to an exclusive Waterloo alumni event, featuring AHS grad Ami Richter (RLS ’01) founder of LUG.
Join us in learning more about relaxation yoga as part of National Therapeutic Recreation Awareness month.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
PAC Studio 1
Wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to de-stress, enjoy the class, and learn more about Therapeutic Recreation.
All are welcome!
Join us for a talk and an exclusive screening of the new documentary The Cola Road, featuring the work of University of Waterloo Applied Health Studies alumnus Rohit Ramchandani (BSc ’04). Rohit is founder and principal at Antara Global Health Advisors
Fuelled by the "perfect storm" of recent innovations in information technology, we are entering a new era of data-driven healthcare. Big Data are constantly being generated from all aspects of our everyday lives, and once efficiently stored and organized, they have tremendous potential in optimizing healthcare.
Join over 25 AHS alumni as they return to campus to share their experiences, offer career insight, and speak with you and your fellow classmates about what to expect once you have graduated from Waterloo.
In small groups, you’ll be able to meet and talk with alumni, ask questions, and find jobs that interest you. After the “speed networking” component, you will have the opportunity to follow up and speak with any of our alumni guests over a bite to eat.
The Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program (MAREP) invites you to a special event to recognize Alzheimer Awareness Month and to celebrate our 20th anniversary.
Through Our Eyes: Living with Dementia - an afternoon of learning and sharing through the arts.