Events - June 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Co-op and Graduating Students - ENG - Computer, ENG - Electrical, ENG - Mechanical, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Software

At Pivotal, our mission is to enable customers to build a new class of applications, leveraging big and fast data, and do all of this with the power of cloud-independence.

Uniting selected technology, people and programs from EMC and VMware, the following leading products and services are now part of Pivotal: Greenplum, Cloud Foundry, Spring, GemFire and other products from the VMware vFabric Suite, Cetas, Xtreme Labs and Pivotal Labs.

Thursday, June 19, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Increase the odds of getting what you want when negotiating salary and other details related to the job offer.

NOTE: This workshop is geared to graduating students.

Register for this event on the workshop's page

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 8:00 PM to Saturday, June 21, 2014 — 10:00 PM EDT

The purpose of the Canadian Obesity Student Meeting (COSM) is to bring together students and new professionals with a common interest in topics surrounding obesity research, including (but not limited to) prevention, treatment and management across all age groups and a diversity of populations. The COSM provides a platform for individuals to showcase research, learn about current "hot topics", collaborate and network across a wide variety of fields and to increase awareness of the broad scope of career and research opportunities pertaining to obesity.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT

Please join the Faculty of Science and the Water Institute for a Public Lecture by Killam Memorial Professor of Ecology, David Schindler of the University of Alberta.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Learn what to consider when applying to professional programs. Topics include: GPA, prerequisites, admission tests and exam scores, funding, research, volunteer/work experience, personal statements, and reference letters.

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Beth Esenbergs, Business Advisor with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre, will explain best strategies and tips on how to successfully start your own business. Bring your great ideas and questions! 

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Join us in person or via webcast for a special series of Mini Town Halls to learn what it will take to move Waterloo’s eight strategic priorities from paper to practice.

Hosted by Feridun Hamdullahpur, president and vice-chancellor of University of Waterloo, each town hall offers the opportunity to:

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Are you ready to unleash your full potential to be successful at work? Learn how to seize every opportunity to make the most of your work, volunteer, or internship experience! Discuss responsibility, motivation, ethical dilemmas, first impressions, organization, reputation, and initiative.

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The academic job market is tight. Prepare early for your academic career by starting to think like a hiring committee member. This workshop will explore the academic labour market and factors tied to success, and provide an overview of how best to promote yourself.

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 — 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

The WIN Nano Graduate Student Seminar Series provides an opportunity for nanotechnology graduate students of WIN members to present and discuss their research, to help foster knowledge exchange and dialogue between researchers and across disciplines.

Every Tuesday, 12:30-1:30pm, in the QNC 1501 seminar room, two students will each give a 20 minute talk, followed by a 10 minute discussion on each presentation.

This seminar is free and open to the public. Please note, there will be no session on May 20 due to the Victoria Day holiday. 

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 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 assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Monday, June 16, 2014 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Co-op and Graduating Students - ENG - Computer

Please RSVP if you will be attending this session or cancel the session if you have registered for this and no longer want to attend it on the CECA calendar page

Monday, June 16, 2014 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Part one of a 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.

Monday, June 16, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Chemical Engineering seminar - “Carbon Utilization and Storage: Applications to Energy and Environment”, by Sohrab Zendehboudi Postdoctoral Research Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.

Monday, June 16, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Interested in a career in academia or research? This workshop will show you how to prepare an effective curriculum vitae and cover letter

Register for this event on the workshop's page

Thursday, June 12, 2014 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

Join the warriors band weekly practice! The Spring term is here and the band is looking for new players!

Do you play an instrument? Are you looking for a way to get involved on campus? Join the Warriors band weekly practice!

Some instruments are provided

Thursday, June 12, 2014 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

For Co-op and Graduating Students - ALL - ENG faculty

Please RSVP if you will be attending this session or cancel the session if you have registered for this and no longer want to attend it: http://www.ceca.uwaterloo.ca/students/sessions_details.php?id=2014Jun

Thursday, June 12, 2014 — 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM EDT

Dr. Frances Chapman, PhD, LLM, JD, BA will provide advice on attending law school, writing the LSAT, the licensing process, and career opportunities as a lawyer. A career advisor will provide general admission requirements and application resources.

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT

Join Velocity Alpha this week for a workshop on:

"Do People Want Your Sh*t?"

Led by Velocity Director, Mike Kirkup and Campus Mentor, Alroy Almeida,

Co-Founder at Voltera Inc!

Don't miss out on this workshop, which will focus on:

  • In-person interaction tactics
  • How to ask open ended questions
  • Other tactics to finding your customers in person

Pizza will be served at 7:15p.m.

Registering for this event ensures you get a slice.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

What is wisdom? Is learning storing knowledge? Is there a type of learning that does not depend on knowledge? What is the difference between the knowledge of the physical world and the psychological knowledge?  Can learning make us wise?

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Seminar for students (graduate and undergraduate), faculty and staff who are interested in biomedical engineering.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Co-op and Graduating Students - MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Computer

Are you a Computer Science Major or Minor? Do you simply love coding? Consider participating in this great opportunity to showcase your coding skills and at the same time win prizes and meet our R&D leaders! Merge Healthcare will be hosting this Coding Contest on Wednesday, June 11th from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM in Davis Centre Corporate Lounge 1301. Remember to bring your laptop, appetite (yes, food with be served) and your coding skills. We look forward to meeting you there!

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Gain a new perspective on using social media to build connections and

find work. Discuss quick and effective branding and search techniques

using LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

Register for this event on the workshop's page.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Co-op and Graduating Students - MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Electrical, ENG - Computer

Cisco SF is the new name for Meraki, a cloud networking start-up purchased by Cisco in December of 2012. We're rethinking networking from the ground up, broadcasting live from the hip, sunny neighborhood of Mission Bay, San Francisco.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Hear briefly from the Office of Academic Integrity about why you need to reference your sources. Then learn how to manage your references, create bibliographies, and format your papers in a variety of citation styles from a liaison librarian using RefWorks, a web-based citation software freely available to all UWaterloo students, faculty, and staff.

Register for this workshop

Pages

  1. 2021 (42)
    1. April (1)
    2. March (13)
    3. February (14)
    4. January (15)
  2. 2020 (286)
    1. December (2)
    2. November (22)
    3. October (22)
    4. September (16)
    5. August (7)
    6. July (20)
    7. June (22)
    8. May (12)
    9. April (8)
    10. March (41)
    11. February (46)
    12. January (74)
  3. 2019 (919)
  4. 2018 (837)
  5. 2017 (922)
  6. 2016 (1173)
  7. 2015 (1134)
  8. 2014 (1134)
    1. December (21)
    2. November (130)
    3. October (176)
    4. September (183)
    5. August (17)
    6. July (71)
    7. June (84)
    8. May (114)
    9. April (39)
    10. March (131)
    11. February (92)
    12. January (86)
  9. 2013 (879)
  10. 2012 (399)