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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Closing the gap between science and society

Heather Douglas in large light building

How should citizens engage with technological innovation? Professor Heather Douglas is dedicated to helping the public, scientists and policy makers work together for innovation that serves society.

Monday, November 28, 2016

Department of Economics team among finalists at Bank of Canada’s Governor’s Challenge

Department of Economics team

A Department of Economics team, mentored by Professor Jean-Paul Lam, is among five finalists for the Bank of Canada’s Governor’s Challenge.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Philosophy prof on US election and modern education priorities

Professor Patricia Marino demonstrates every week how philosophy is or can be applied in everyday life. Her weekly blog, The Kramer Is Now ("Accidental girl philosopher encounters modern life") offers engaging, candid, funny and powerfully insightful commentary on topics from paper coffee cups to the all-female Ghostbusters.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Ancient pollution hints at possible early smelting, researchers find

Wadi Faynan and the upper sections of Tell Wadi Faynan

Industrial pollution may seem like a modern phenomenon. In fact, University of Waterloo anthropology Professor Russell Adams and his colleagues may have discovered what could be the first polluted river, contaminated approximately 7,000 years ago. 

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Global Governance student travels to COP22 with UWaterloo delegation

students and professors outdoors

As world leaders gather in Marrakech, Morocco next week for the 22nd Session of the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) they will be joined by University of Waterloo students from the Faculties of Arts, Engineering, Environment and Science.

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