Ideas and actions

Welcome to the Faculty of Arts, a dynamic community of students, faculty and staff working in and across the humanities, social sciences and creative arts. Our ideas and actions are propelled by curiosity, creativity, and a deep commitment to contribute to a better world.

  1. May 12, 2021Professor Geoffrey Fong’s research leadership honoured by Canadian Cancer Society
    Geoff Fong on stage addressing large audience

    The Canadian Cancer Society has just announced that Professor Geoffrey Fong is the 2021 recipient of the O. Harold Warwick Prize for outstanding research achievements in cancer control in Canada. The prize recognizes Fong’s leadership of the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC Project).

  2. Apr. 21, 2021Arts researchers lead new quantum projects
    buildings on Waterloo campus

    The Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) just announced two new projects supported by the Quantum Quest Seed Fund led by researchers in Psychology and English that aim to make quantum concepts more easily understood.

  3. Apr. 13, 2021Congratulations to our 2021 Arts Awards recipients!
    Row of glass sculptures with orange swirl in each

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  1. May 14, 2021Mental Health 101 for Graduate Students

    As a key component of our health and wellbeing, mental health has a significant impact on how we think, act and feel. Stressful life events including the COVID-19 pandemic can have adverse reactions on our mental health. 

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