Events by date

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Sunday, June 25, 2017 — 10:00 AM to Monday, September 3, 2018 — 5:30 PM EDT to Monday, September 3, 2018 - 5:30 pm

An examination of the chilling role architecture played in constructing Auschwitz.

The Evidence Room is a powerful installation which reconstructs key objects used in the forensic analysis of the architecture of Auschwitz. Historian Robert Jan van Pelt introduced the objects as evidence in a court case to demonstrate that Auschwitz was purposefully designed as a death camp.

Monday, February 5, 2018 — 6:30 PM EST to Sunday, April 8, 2018 — 5:00 PM EDT to Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 5:00 pm
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Dear Friends,

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us for the opening of an exhibition that marks the 50th anniversary of Waterloo Architecture.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 (all day) to Friday, March 2, 2018 (all day) to Friday, March 2, 2018 (All day)

Imagine having only 1 static slide and 3 minutes to explain the breadth and significance of your research to a non-specialist audience. The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition asks University of Waterloo research-based master's and doctoral students to do just that.

The 3MT is free to attend! 

Thursday, February 22, 2018 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

Retrofitting a building to reduce carbon emissions in the current Canadian market can offer returns of up to 15-20%. So why has the response been so seemingly low? Chandra Ramadurai, CEO of Efficiency Capital explores the rapidly evolving energy efficiency landscape with an overview of current and historical market value, and his professional insight into the future of performance based investment structures in this WISE Public Lecture. All are welcome at this free event and questions from the audience are encouraged.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 — 2:30 PM EST

Emily Stanley, professor in the Department of Integrative Biology and Center for Limnology at the University of Wisconsin Madison

Light refreshments will be provided.