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 6, 2022Professor Anindya Sen appointed Associate Director of Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute
    Professor Anindya Sen

    Professor Anindya Sen (Economics) has been appointed Associate Director of the Waterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute, a multi- and interdisciplinary research centre with more than 88 research members from across the faculties.

  2. Mar. 22, 2022Congrats to Arts 2021 Co-op Student of the Year

    For her outstanding work as a marketing associate for a cybresecurity organization, Ingrid Kaffka, a major in English Rhetoric, Media and Professional Communication, has been selected 2021 Co-op Student of the Year in the Faculty of Arts.

  3. Mar. 15, 2022Dr. George Lamont appointed Teaching Fellow

    The Faculty of Arts is pleased to share that we have a new Teaching Fellow, Dr. George Lamont of the Department of English Language and Literature. Lamont is highly regarded for his teaching and holds numerous awards including the 2020 Arts Award for Excellence in Teaching. He joins the other five faculty Teaching Fellows who support excellent teaching within their faculties and also collaborate on a  number of impactful university-wide projects.

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  1. May 19, 2022PART Anti-racism book club

    Register to join the next PART Anti-racism Book Club facilitated by Professor Frankie Condon from English Language and Literature, who will be joined by Professor Vershawn Young (aka dr. vay), of Communication Arts and English Language and Literature. They'll be discussing Dr. Young's book, Your Average Nigga: Performing Race, Literacy, and Masculinity. The conversation promises to be riveting as Condon and Young delve into the book’s controversial title and its provocative argument.

  2. May 27, 2022Conversations Café: Careers in Marketing and Communications
    University of Waterloo Coffee cup with computer behind on zoom

    Are you curious about career opportunities in Marketing and Communications?

    Join us in a conversation with Arts alumni who are leading the way in the Marketing and Communications sector.

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