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  1. Feb. 8, 2023Telling stories of Ukraine through photos
    Student Halyna talking to people in front of photo exhibit

    Shortly after 34 students from Ukraine arrived at Waterloo last spring, they created a collection of photos to highlight the impacts of the war in their home country. “The main goal of this exhibition is to make people aware what's happening right now and show the spirit of Ukrainians,” says Halyna Padalko, a graduate student who travelled here from Kharkiv.

  2. Jan. 31, 2023Meet our 2022-23 Lupina Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellows

    The Lupina Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellows program is in its second year supporting bright researchers engaged in studies and solutions addressing the social determinants of health. The Faculty of Arts is now accepting applications for the 2023-24 Lupina Postdoctoral Fellows. Learn about the research programs of our 2022-23 fellows.

  3. Jan. 9, 2023Arts scholars co-found Trust in Science and Technology Research Network

    Dr. Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher, Canada Research Chair in Science, Health and Technology Communication, is co-director of the first multidisciplinary research network of its kind in Canada to tackle disinformation and misinformation.

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  1. Feb. 14, 2023Black History Month Student Research Panel

    Join us on Tuesday, February 14 at 1:00 PM for for the Black History Month Student Research Panel, featuring history students from the University of Waterloo and the University of Toronto. Panelists include Tolulope Akande (University of Waterloo), Arshad Desai (University of Toronto), and Abigail Opoku (University of Waterloo). The event will be hybrid, held in the MacKirdy Reading Room (HH 117) and on Zoom.

  2. Feb. 15, 2023Stories of Ukraine: A Student Photo Exhibit
    A student stands in front of a photo board with the colours of the Ukrainian flag on it

    Join us for coffee, Ukrainian treats, personal tours, and a virtual reality experience as Ukrainian students share first-hand stories of the war in their country.

  3. Feb. 15, 2023English Alumni Career Panel 2023
    The words 'Meet English Career Alumni' across the image horizontally with various images depicting various careers

    Careers for English Majors Alumni 2023 Panel, February 15

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