THIS SITE

You are here

News for Parents

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Agent of change: student wins provincial award for actions and advocacy to end sexual violence

Sarah Wiley

The Faculty of Arts proudly congratulates student Sarah Wiley for receiving Ontario’s Draw-The-Line Post-Secondary Sexual Violence Prevention Award, a new award to recognize students, student leaders, institutions, college and university community members for their outstanding efforts in sexual violence prevention.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Medieval studies prof Steven Bednarski wins teaching innovation award

Steven Bednarski

The line between research and teaching is intentionally blurred for Professor Steven Bednarski, whose students are as passionate about scholarship and dissemination as he is.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Faculty of Arts takes to the Convocation stage today

convocation auditorium

The third Convocation ceremony this week takes place at 10:00 a.m. today. 677 undergraduates, 138 Master's, and 24 PhDs will graduate this morning.  John North, Professor, Department of English Language and Literature, will bear the mace. Birgit Moscinski will sing the national anthem. Follow along with the livestream.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

We need to understand our shared history, says Roberta Jamieson

Roberta Jamieson with Waterloo, students, faculty and staff

UWaterloo's 60th anniversary convocation lecture was delivered by Roberta Jamieson, one of Canada’s important visionaries and leaders. Hosted in partnership with the Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre and the Faculty of Arts, Ms. Jamieson addressed “Education and Reconciliation, the Path to Canada’s Future”.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

In demand: thinkers, communicators, collaborators

large group of students networking around tables

Arts alum and a manager at Microsoft Canada, Cheri Chevalier, told a group of students how and why arts-educated grads are invaluable in the workplace. 

  1. 2017 (50)
    1. November (3)
    2. October (4)
    3. September (2)
    4. August (4)
    5. July (4)
    6. June (7)
    7. May (8)
    8. April (3)
    9. March (7)
    10. February (4)
    11. January (4)
  2. 2016 (71)
    1. December (4)
    2. November (5)
    3. October (5)
    4. September (12)
    5. August (5)
    6. July (4)
    7. June (7)
    8. May (4)
    9. April (8)
    10. March (5)
    11. February (5)
    12. January (7)
  3. 2015 (57)
    1. December (6)
    2. November (4)
    3. October (1)
    4. September (2)
    5. August (2)
    6. July (3)
    7. June (10)
    8. May (4)
    9. April (7)
    10. March (9)
    11. February (7)
    12. January (2)
  4. 2014 (68)
  5. 2013 (49)
  6. 2012 (35)
  7. 2011 (21)