Inside Arts - newsletter for faculty and staff

Inside Arts logo with colourful patterns in each letter of ARTS

Summer 2022

  • Getting back into the swing of things
  • A word from the acting dean
  • Congrats to the 2022 Arts Award recipients!
  • Where is Porcellino?
  • Waterloo websites on the move
  • Recent news and stories from Arts
  • Mark your calendar for fall events

Fall 2021

  • My philanthropy journey — and one of the reasons I'm so proud of Arts
  • Welcome to our newest faculty and staff members
  • Experience transformative teaching in Arts First
  • Update on the next Arts Strategic Plan
  • ICYMI: Recent stories from Arts
  • Be there (events in-person and online)

Spring 2021

  • Springing from a good place
  • Congratulations to the 2021 Arts Award recipients!
  • Making COVID-safe spaces on campus
  • Developing our new Strategic Plan

Fall 2020

  • How are we doing so far?
  • Q and A with Dr. Christopher Taylor, Black Equity Strategist and Anti-Racism Advisor
  • Support the Student Success Pivot Fund on Giving Tuesday
  • How are they doing? Student perspectives
  • Royal Society of Canada: Two new members from Arts
  • Global Engagement Seminar: Pandemic
  • Humans and.... series

Virtual Summer 2020

  • The Lost Summer of 2020

  • Happy 60th anniversary, Faculty of Arts!

  • Proustian Questionnaire (Arts Awardees do the pandemic version)

  • A different Fall, but just as valuable

  • The SOLA co-op experience: making meaningful work in the midst of a global pandemic

  • Ideas and priorities wanted: Arts strategic plan survey (almost the last call!)

Remote Spring 2020

  • Humour in the time of COVID
  • Undergraduate pivot
  • Graduate community in it together
  • Remote PhD defences / Virtual MFA thesis shows
  • Strategic planning task force update
  • Arts Staff Advisory Council update
  • How Arts communications can help

Fall 2019

  • MFTMAD (My First Three Months As Dean)
  • Welcome to our newest faculty and staff
  • Message from Arts Staff Advisory Council
  • Bill Chesney (All the Weird Things)
  • ICYMI: The Pickle Forks return
  • Upcoming events (Be there) 

Spring 2019

  • Interesting times & another passage to India
  • It's official: Sheila Ager, our next Dean of Arts
  • Bill Chesney reflects on more than a decade of ADing
  • Arts 3 Minute Thesis heat was hot indeed
  • MPS Policy Datafest: 60 students hack for better policy making
  • Two more Distinguished Teacher Awards (makes it 70!)
  • Nature of Experiment: Intelligence, Life, and the Human 

Fall 2018

  • Notes from the desk of Yoda
  • Welcome to our newest faculty and staff members
  • ASAC making a healthier community
  • Every gift counts, and the Arts numbers don't lie
  • Upcoming events not to be missed

Summer 2018

  • The silent admonishment of a summer to-do list in late August
  • Convocation gets a facelift
  • Welcoming two new Associate Deans
  • Arts & Letters - worth a look 
  • Three new unit names to note
  • Ups and downs of the Hub elevator

Winter/Spring 2018 issue

  • The scoop on signs of spring
  • Global Populism & Democratic Futures Summit
  • Inside Arts First 
  • The work-life balancing act
  • Stratford Project Showcase

Fall 2017 issue

  • From hot chili peppers to a strong constitution
  • Welcome to our newest faculty and staff members
  • Looking back at the arc of Arts
  • Wondering about the elevator? Or the pickle forks? 
  • From the Office of Research

Summer 2017 issue

  • The summer that is, or was, or may yet be
  • Comically speaking
  • Inside Spanish and Latin American Studies
  • How North America's first mathematics faculty had its beginnings in Arts
  • 2017 Arts Awards for excellence in teaching, service, and research

Winter 2017 issue

  • We need to be more attentive 
  • Arts 3 Minute Thesis heats up
  • Indigenous Speaker Series: moving forward together
  • Arts Research Collision Day
  • Green Grazing Lunch (not just for cows)
  • More stories and information