Ideas and actions

The Faculty of Arts is 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. Jan. 13, 2017Do skyscrapers stress you out? Cityscape

    Psychology doctoral candidate Robin Mazumder examines how urban areas affect our physical and mental health.

  2. Jan. 12, 2017Graduate students present research insights to Global Affairs Canadagraduate students studying in seminar

    The Balsillie School's Turbulent Present, Uncertain Future maps global trends and recommendations for adaptive foreign policy.

  3. Dec. 14, 2016Responding to change: Grad student finds solidarity in climate actions at COP22Masroora Haque

    Just as Donald Trump, a climate change denier, was elected the next US president, Waterloo student Masroora Haque was in Marrakech for COP22 - the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – joining negotiations on action plans for the Paris Agreement.

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  1. Jan. 19, 2017HeForShe Student Meet & Greetstudent smile holding HeforShe signs

    Arts HeForShe is hosting a Meet & Greet. Come by to learn more about the campaign, with free food and an opportunity to meet fellow HeForShe supporters both in Arts and around campus!  All are welcome.

  2. Jan. 25, 2017Tesatawiyat (Come In) photography exhibitposter for event with photo of indigenous couple

    Conrad Grebel University College and Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre present a community photography project led by Bryce Kanbara and photographer Mina Ao, with members of the Aboriginal community in the Hamilton area sharing their stories in their homes.

  3. Jan. 27, 2017Intersectional Identities in a Networked World - lecture by visiting scholar Susan Brownpattern visualization of cultural formations

    The Department of English Language and Literature is proud to present Not One: Intersectional Identities in a Networked World, a talk by Susan Brown, Professor of English at the University of Guelph, where she holds a Canada Research Chair in Collaborative Digital Scholarship. All are welcome to attend. 

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