Join us at this year's Faculty of Environment's International Education Week event, ENV Global Perspectives Symposium. The event will feature a number of engaging activities:
- Lightning talks from students and professors who have gained international experience through their education.
- Information about international learning opportunities for studying or working abroad.
- Get a chance to win some free ENV swag if you fill out a ballot with a question on international experiences.
- Button giveaways! A chance to get a button that says hello in a different language.
- A great chance to interact and talk with domestic and international students. Come together to celebrate international education within the Faculty of Environment.
- Free complimentary lunch.
The Symposium will consist of two activities, held in separate (but nearby) locations. Drop by both in any order, at your convenience.
Main event and lunch:
EV1 Courtyard from 12:00pm to 3:30pm
EV1-221, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
- International learning about space and the environment - Dr. Su-Yin Tan (International)
- A sustainable learning venture in Jamaica - Dylan Hrach (Jamaica)
- Learning abroad: A life-changing experience - Juan Carrillo (Colombia)
- Interdisciplinary studies on alpine environments: Mt. Everest region of Nepal - Dr. Sanjay Nepal (Nepal)
- Writing a master's thesis abroad: Combining research with international experience - Fabian
- International travel and study experience - Victoria Ye (China)
- Perspectives on tourism field work: What we gained from our experience and what you can too! - Kristen de Kroon and Christian Zavarella (China)
Closing remarks from Lightning Talks and additional questions. Finishing off with free cake in the EV1 Courtyard!
200 University Ave West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1