News archive - 2021

Friday, December 17, 2021

Humanities Theatre Upgrades

Over the lockdown(s), the Humanities Theatre in Hagey Hall quietly changed hands from being centrally managed for all its years of operation to Faculty of Arts management. Given its location and name, many might have assumed the theatre had always lived under the administrative umbrella of Arts, but that’s not the case — until now.

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Employment opportunity - Definite Term Lecturer, Communication Arts

Communication Arts, Definite Term Lecturer in Communication Studies

Definite Term Lecturer in Communication Studies (PDF)

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Employment opportunities: Seeking sessional instructors for Digital Arts Communication

The Department of Communication Arts in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo invites expressions of interest for sessional course instructors (salary is $8,822 per course per term) in the areas of digital media design and multimedia storytelling to teach classes in our Digital Arts Communication program. To be considered for these positions when and if they become available, please submit an application. 

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Dr. Lennart Nacke receives CIHR funding

Dr. Lennart Nacke, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Arts and of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Director of the HCI Games Group, was awarded $350,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) in the Active and Assisted Living Program as a Canadian partner to fund EXERGETIC, a research program aiming to develop innovative digital solutions that utilize exercise games (Exergames) to improve physical and cognitive functions. EXERGETIC researchers will create exergame training experiences in an ecologically valid and safe setting for geriatric populations, called the ExerCube.

Friday, June 18, 2021

May Nemat Allah: Faculty of Arts Featured Graduate

Congratulations to May Nemat Allah, who is the Faculty of Arts featured graduate for Spring 2021 convocation. May thrives on working collaboratively and setting the stage for marginalized voices to be heard.