Events - 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST
WISE

On December 15, WISE is pleased to host Sankaran Ramalingam, President, Energy and Fuel Users Association of India (ENFUSE) for a public lecture entitled, 'Energy Economics - Towards Sustainable Development & A Green GDP'.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

On Tuesday November 24 WISE is pleased to host Daniela Roeper, Founder of Borealis Wind. Borealis Wind has designed a wind turbine blade de-icing retrofit (the “Borealis De-icing System”).

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST
WISE

On Tuesday November 24 WISE is pleased to host Daniela Roeper, Founder of Borealis Wind. Borealis Wind has designed a wind turbine blade de-icing retrofit (the “Borealis De-icing System”).

Sunday, December 11, 2016 — 2:00 PM GMT
stained glass

The final session in the series will focus on moving from darkness to light through faith-based strategies for survivors and perpetrators.

Friday, December 9, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST

Best-selling author, renowned activist, sought-after speaker, and self-proclaimed “recovering sinner.” Shane writes and speaks around the world about peacemaking, social justice, and Jesus.

Monday, December 5, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Music



Three different student chamber music groups will perform pieces by Handel, Koechlin, and other composers. Free admission, reception to follow.

Monday, December 5, 2016 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EST
Ron Broglio
Ron Broglio will pursue what animal studies can push against in terms of the animal “rights” movement.
Saturday, December 3, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM EST
UWACC

The University of Waterloo A Cappella Club proudly presents their Fall 2016 End of Term Concert. Come watch us sing and perform songs with pure vocals, featuring UW's very own a cappella groups, many of which had the opportunity to compete in this year's ICCA's (yes, the one from Pitch Perfect). Join us for a fun, breathtaking, and spectacular night of a cappella!

Saturday, December 3, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST
Choir

This eighty voice choir will be performing two of the most famous works in the choral literature, namely The Symphony of Psalms by Stravinsky and Bach's Magnificat.

Saturday, December 3, 2016 — 9:00 AM GMT
Girls doing experiments

PhysiXX is a day of exploration and investigation to celebrate girls’ interest in the physical sciences. The Department of Physics and Astronomy, as part of the HeForShe IMPACT 10x10x10 campaign, will host 100 students in Grades 7 and 8 for hands-on activity workshops, inspiring talks, and a panel discussion, to encourage and engage girls to explore physics.

Thursday, December 1, 2016 — 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM EST
Orchestra
Concert "Farewell, Maestro," featuring Concerto Competition winner Fred Xu, in Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1.
Saturday, November 26, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST

The University of Waterloo Chamber Choir explores themes and music from across the ages, including works by Tomas Luis de Victoria, Ēriks Ešenvalds, Ola Gjeilo, and John Tavener. This twenty-five voice choir will transport you across the centuries. Directed by Dr. Mark Vuorinen, who also directs the Grand Philharmonic Choir.

Saturday, November 26, 2016 — 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM GMT
TEDxUW

Explore the interconnectedness of our world at UW's official TEDx event. TEDxUW is a key player in the global TED movement, which aims to share ‘ideas worth spreading’, for free, across the world.

Friday, November 25, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST
People performing gamelan music.



Over the fall term, students and community members of the UWaterloo Gamelan and Grebel Community Gamelan dedicated themselves to learning and committing to memory melodies and rhythms of Balinese gamelan music. Join us in this unique opportunity to be immersed in the shimmering sounds of Bali.

Thursday, November 24, 2016 — 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM EST
WISE - Waterloo Institute For Sustainable Energy

You are invited to join the Forum and network with over 200 guests and exhibitors participating in the Innovation Showcase representing the microgrid and innovative technology industry. Participating in the Forum are corporate, government, industry and institutional representatives from: wind, solar, micro-hydro, geothermal, and storage systems, engineering, electric mobility (G2V, V2H, and V2G), energy storage and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), equipment manufacturers, utilities, consultants, federal, provincial and municipal governments, communities and students.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Dave Wilkin

The Stratford Accelerator Centre is proud to bring in Dave Wilkin, Founder of TenThousandCoffees.com to discuss his entrepreneurial journey from student to startup. Dave's keynote will highlight the challenges in transitioning from student to entrepreneur, how to pick and develop the right ideas and how networking is the catalyst of it all.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Innovation in Restorative Justice

On November 23, the spotlight will be on restorative justice and the diverse innovations that have taken root in Kitchener Waterloo. Join the Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement (CPA) and Community Justice Initiatives (CJI) in Conrad Grebel University College’s Great Hall on November 23 at 7:00 p.m. to hear from leaders of these innovative initiatives. Stay for a reception to meet innovators in the field and others who share a passion for building a just community.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EST
Musician

The unusual combination of a baritone sax and an accordion has resulted in much praise for Joseph Petric and David Mott. “Joseph Petric is an accordionist who will take your breath away, and David Mott never runs out of it!”

Monday, November 21, 2016 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Colourful blocks in the shape of a human head that represents the internet.

Join Doug Peers, Dean of Arts, and three professors from three Arts disciplines for a panel at Kitchener Public Library (KPL) that explores the impacts and implications of using digital technologies in our everyday lives.

Sunday, November 20, 2016 — 2:00 PM GMT
stained glass

Examine religious and ethnic othering, militancy, terrorism, and the theological and legal justifications for violence and oppression, past and present.

Saturday, November 19, 2016 — 8:00 PM EST
Theatre performance

The Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice is a sad tale of lost love and the power of music. After his love Eurydice is killed by snakebite, a grief-stricken Orpheus journeys to the land of the dead in an attempt to bring her back.

Saturday, November 19, 2016 — 10:30 AM EST
Waterloo in Santa Claus parade

Come on down to the annual Lions Club of Kitchener Santa Claus Parade to engage with the University of Waterloo’s Warrior Tribe and Engineering Society, as they help spread the holiday spirit in our community.

Saturday, November 19, 2016 — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM EST
Kids and students

Join the University of Waterloo’s Recreation and Leisure Studies students at the Waterloo Public Library’s John M. Harper Branch and Stork Family YMCA for a day of fun, interactive programming for the whole family.

Friday, November 18, 2016 — 8:00 PM EST
Theatre performance

The Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice is a sad tale of lost love and the power of music. After his love Eurydice is killed by snakebite, a grief-stricken Orpheus journeys to the land of the dead in an attempt to bring her back.

Friday, November 18, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST
David Mulroney

We like to say that the world needs more Canada. But it is actually going to get more China. A lot more. Drawing on three decades of diplomatic experience in Asia, David Mulroney explains how China’s rise is reverberating across Canada.

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