News for Faculty

Monday, April 23, 2018

Respond to WatPD's request for proposals

The Engineering Curriculum Committee (ECC) is requesting proposals for the development of a new professional development (PD) course that focuses on tactics for workplace success. If you're a University of Waterloo employee interested in sharing your research knowledge with the University's student body, authoring and instructing a PD course could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Friday, January 12, 2018

EDGE drop-in advising is now open

Want to learn more about EDGE or check on your progress through the certificate? The EDGE team is now offering drop-in advising in our East Campus 1 (EC1) office on Monday afternoons between 12:00-4:00 PM

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Check out the REC 252 showcase on November 30

REC 252: Therapeutic Recreation: Physical Disabilities students have spent much of this term working on "educate the community" visual research projects focused on topics like visual impairments, hearing loss, and debilitating diseases. With exam season on the horizon, the students are opening up their work to faculty, staff, students, and members of the public with a showcase in the AHS expansion from 1:00-2:30 PM on Thursday, November 30.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Rethinking the so-called "skills gap"

Employers and higher education experts often refer to the existence of a "skills gap" when arguing that universities aren't preparing their graduates for the workplace.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Respond to WatPD's request for proposals

The Co-operative Education Council (CEC) is requesting proposals for the development of a new professional development (PD) course that focuses on research in the workplace. If you're a University of Waterloo employee interested in sharing your research knowledge with the University's student body, authoring and instructing a PD course could be the perfect opportunity for you.