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  1. Dec. 29, 2021Waterloo professors named to the Order of Canada
    Eric Haldenby

    Rick Haldenby and Geoffrey Fong, have been appointed to be a member of the Order of Canada.

  2. Dec. 15, 2021Nashin Mahtani recognized with Young Alumni Achievement Medal in Faculty of Engineering
    Nashin Mahtani headshot

    A remote ceremony has recognized Faculty of Engineering medal and award recipients, including Waterloo Architecture alum, Nashin Mahtani (BAS ’14 and MArch '15). 

    As the director of the Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Peta Bencana, Nashin Mahtani leads the development of software to support disaster relief.

  3. Dec. 2, 2021Lola Sheppard wins Silver in the Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction for project: Arctic Indigenous Wellness Centre (AIWC)
    Wellness Centre by the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation rendering

    Canadian projects “Off the Wall” and the Indigenous Wellness Centre by the Arctic Indigenous Wellness Foundation were among the nine awarded projects.

    Learn more!

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  1. Jan. 21 to 30, 2022Design TO | Digital Clay
    3d printed clay modules stacked in the print studio

    This will be a window display viewable 24 hours a day from outdoors at 1010 Queen Street West, Toronto.

  2. Jan. 27 to Feb. 2, 2022The Water Innovation Challenge
    water droplets with balckberry, water innovation challenge and water institute logos

    New Innovation Research Challenge Seeks Proposals for Novel Applications of BlackBerry Technologies to Advance Progress Against UN Sustainable Development Goals

  3. Feb. 15, 2022Bachelor of Architectural Studies Admission Webinar Registration: Admissions Overview and Q+A

    2022 BAS applicants

    Please join us as Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS) Admissions Chair, Rick Andrighetti, will review the second stage of the BAS Admissions Process, including information about portfolios, interviews and the précis test. There will be an opportunity for attendees to ask questions following the presentation.

    Registration is required.

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