Events - 2012

Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Your graduate studies can lead to many satisfying careers outside academia. Learn how to transfer your skills from an academic to a business or government environment. Plus, discover how to successfully use your network.

Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

Faculty and staff will be wearing orange t-shirts to show their support for uWaterloo's Mental Health Wellness Day, Thursday, Oct. 25. The purpose is to show students Waterloo is a caring community where you can talk about mental health concerns and that Waterloo has the resources to help you.

Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

The Office of Research will being having a Baked Goods sale fund raiser for the United Way on Thursday, October 25th, from 8:30 to 12:30 on the first floor Needles Hall.  A table will be setup just outside the Office of Research front door at the bottom on the stairs.

Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 8:00 AM to Friday, October 26, 2012 — 3:00 PM EDT

The Centre for Extended Learning is hosting a 50/50 Draw in support of the uWaterloo United Way Campaign.

Tickets are only 1 for $2 or 3 for $5.  Stop by the Centre for Extended Learning at 335 Gage Street, Kitchener to get your ticket and support this great cause.

Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

Mitacs Step teaches you essential skills required to succeed in your future career. Note: Please register at www.mitacs.ca for these workshops by clicking on "seminars & workshops". NOTE: This workshop is open only to Masters and PhD students and Post Docs. NOTE: Please register at www.mitacs.ca by clicking on "seminars & workshops".

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT

Waterloo Lecture
Of Chapbooks, Artists and Writers
Judith Miller

Stratford Public Library
19 St. Andrew St., Stratford, ON

www.stratfordcampus.uwaterloo.ca

Contact: Brandi Gillett bgillett@uwaterloo.ca
 

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 5:00 PM to Thursday, October 25, 2012 — 6:00 PM EDT

Join the Student Success Office and the Student Technology Team in a discussion about what students would like to see in mobile applications for Waterloo - to enhance the student experience.

Tell us what features you would like to see and share good examples. At this session you will have the opportunity to try out a couple of sample applications.

P.S. You don't need to be a techy to attend. The focus will be on features and user experience rather than app development.

Hope you can join us.

Student Success Office
Multi-purpose room
5-6pm

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Learn about what to consider when applying to graduate programs.

Topics include GPA, pre-requisites, admission tests and exam scores, funding, research experience, letter of intent, and reference letters.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Canadian Music for Saxophone & Piano

Willem Moolenbeek, saxophone
Cheryl Duvall, piano

Three works for tenor saxophone and piano by Clare Stewart, Leonard Enns and Boyd McDonald

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Canadian Music for Saxophone & Piano.  Works by Leonard Enns, Boyd McDonald, and E. Clare Stewart performed by Willem Moolenbeek (saxophone) and Cheryl Duvall (piano).

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

The GRE is required for admission to some graduate and MBA programs. This webinar will focus on the format, timing, and scoring of the GRE. You will see examples of the most common types of questions and learn some great test-day strategies. Presented by a GRE Kaplan instructor.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Two-session workshop: attend the first session to learn about your personality type and preferences for learning and decision making. In the second session, discover how to apply your MBTI type to explore potential careers. NOTE: There is a materials charge of $10.00 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) online. The online test must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 — 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

Mitacs Step teaches you essential skills required to succeed in your future career. Note: Please register at www.mitacs.ca for these workshops by clicking on "seminars & workshops". NOTE: This workshop is open only to Masters and PhD students and Post Docs. NOTE: Please register at www.mitacs.ca by clicking on "seminars & workshops".

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 7:30 PM EDT

Global Youth Volunteer Network is an international, grass-roots organization working to educate and mobilize young people towards making positive change.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

Featuring Dr. Jason Blackstock, Institute for Science, Innovation and Society University of Oxford

The struggle to halt the buildup of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has been the defining issue of climate politics for the last two decades. But even as the search continues for an international framework to effectively constrain global carbon emissions, the landscape of interconnected issues crowding the climate agenda is rapidly evolving:

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

This Information Session will cover the following:

- Admission Requirements
- Admission Process
- BSW Academic and Field Education Program

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Attend this session to find out how your interests relate to specific career opportunities. NOTE: There is a materials charge of $10.00 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the Strong Interest Inventory online. The online test must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Angela Roorda, Research Development Officer in the Faculty of Arts, will review the main parts of the typical grant or fellowship application, discuss how the adjudication process works and what that means for you, and suggest strategies to help you pitch your project to your best advantage.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
Dr. Michael Rosbash
The Gairdner Foundation is dedicated to recognizing the world’s most creative and accomplished biomedical scientists. The University and local community are invited to join Dr. Rosbash, recipient of the 2012 Canada Gairdner International Award, for this free presentation on his pioneering discoveries concerning the biological clock responsible for circadian rhythms.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 — 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
Dr. Michael Rosbash
The Gairdner Foundation is dedicated to recognizing the world’s most creative and accomplished biomedical scientists. Grade 10-12 high school students are invited to hear Dr. Rosbash, recipient of the 2012 Canada Gairdner International Award, speak about his research and discovery concerning the biological clock responsible for circadian rhythms.
Monday, October 22, 2012 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The current job market requires an assertive approach to finding work. Increase your chances of success by practising key communication strategies. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see chart for details.

Monday, October 22, 2012 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Roy Weber, Business Advisor with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre, will explain best strategies and steps on how to successfully start your own business. Bring your great ideas!

Monday, October 22, 2012 — 8:00 AM to Friday, October 26, 2012 — 3:00 PM EDT

The Centre for Extended Learning will be holding 50/50 draw this week with all proceeds going to the United Way Kitchener Waterloo & Area.

Tickets are $2 each, or 3 for $5.

Stop by the lunch/breakroom at CEL or see Valerie in CEL (extension 34935) to buy tickets.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 — 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

Sunday, October 21: Understanding the Feminine in our Scriptures, 3-5 PM

Saturday, November 10: Examining the social and cultural meaning of the feminine in our scriptures, 3-5 PM

Saturday, December 1: Reclaiming the Feminine in our Faith Traditions, 3-5 PM

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