The Indigenous Speakers Series proudly presents Jani Lauzon, director and playwright, and Kaitlyn Riordan, playwright, whose co-created play 1939 is running at the Stratford Festival this season.
The Department of Fine Arts presents the Shantz Visiting Artist Lecture by Steve Lambert - artist, artistic activist, creative activist, co-founder of the Center for Artistic Activism, and Associate Professor at State University of New York (SUNY) Purchase. For more information visit the artist's website.
Join Psychology doctoral candidate and Kitchener Public Library guest librarian Robin Mazumder for a discussion on how cities contribute to our health. We’ll hear from experts in the field and have a discussion on ways we can make Kitchener a vibrant, healthy and happy city. Panelists include Dr. Colin Ellard (University of Waterloo, Psychology), Dr. Leia Minaker (University of Waterloo, Planning) and Rod Regier, Commissioner of Planning, Development and Legislative Services for the Region of Waterloo. Come with ideas and an open mind!
Join the Stratford Campus for an online information session to learn more about the Master of Digital Experience Innovation graduate program based at Stratford Campus. You can watch the Livestream and submit your questions via live chat!
This talk will dispel myths about mental health, discussing what mental health care workers do and what resources are available in the region.
Timothy Snyder, author of the widely successful book, Black Earth, believes we have misunderstood the Holocaust and the essential lessons it should have taught us. If the Holocaust was indeed, as Snyder’s carefully constructed argument will demonstrate, a result of ecological panic and state destruction, then our misunderstanding of it has endangered our own future.
The Department of Sociology and Legal Studies presents Kent Roach, professor of law and an expert in Canadian security policy, as the 2017 James E. Curtis Memorial Lecturer. Professor Roach will critically examine Canada's counter-terrorism laws with a focus on pressures that the Trump election places on Canada.
THE FACULTY OF ARTS INVITES students, donors, alumni, retirees, faculty, staff and friends to come together and celebrate the Hub, our new student space in the J.G. Hagey Hall of the Humanities.
This talk will share a modern psychological perspective on anxiety and depression, explaining what maintains these common difficulties and what can be done to overcome them.
This talk will focus on common problems children face in childhood and when and how parents can seek help and best support their child.