News for Future students

Friday, April 9, 2021

Congratulations to the Arts Awards winners!

We are proud to announce that three Communication Arts department members have won awards this year.

Established in 2012 by Dean Doug Peers, the Arts Awards for Service, Teaching and Research recognize exceptional contributions made by faculty, staff and students in the Faculty of Arts. Award recipients are presented with a custom-made glass sculpture at the annual Celebration of Arts reception.

Friday, March 12, 2021

Feel the sun calling me to forgive: Emily Radcliffe responds to "21 Black Futures"

Head and shoulders photo of Emily Radcliffe standing in front of a tree wearing a black turtleneck

Emily Radcliffe is a third year Arts and Business student majoring in Theatre and Performance. She was one of 21 Black students chosen from more than 60 applicants across Canada who responded to CBC Arts and Obsidian Theatre's 21 Black Futures pla

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

The show must go on: Adapting live theatre to the pandemic

The cast of 'carried away on the crest of a wave' in rehearsal.

Original article The show must go on: Adapting live theatre to the pandemic By Eloise Fan

The transition to online learning in the last few terms has unearthed many new challenges for the Theatre and Performance program at UWaterloo. However, with challenges come opportunities to continue pushing the dynamic boundaries of theatre creation.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Being Black And Free in the 21st century

Professor dedicates her art, research and teaching to understanding Black freedom

Original article Being Black And Free in the 21st century  By Claire Francis

Friday, February 5, 2021

Readings on #BlackLivesMatter and Ending Anti-Black Racisms in Canada by Dr. Vershawn Ashanti Young