Events - June 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

Leadership has been described as 'evolving self-discovery' – we LEARN leadership through experience, feedback, reflection, role models, theory and discovering our passions and goals. Within this session leadership will be explored as a capacity that all members within a group possess.

Topics include:

  • Leadership theories and their evolution
  • Self-assessment and principles of leadership
  • Discovering your passions and setting extreme goal

Register to attend on LEADS

Thursday, June 16, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

In this talk, we’ll discover how applied computational geometry allows fashion designers to express artistic creativity; how locally designed software allows automation and personalization on a massive scale; and how the talent was developed to help bring it to the world.

"Since graduating from UW, I worked with coffee, atoms, needles and thread, mobile phones, ink and... in August our software will be running at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janiero."

Thursday, June 16, 2016 — 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM EDT

Curious about how student entrepreneurs at Waterloo get started? Passionate about health and wellness issues? Come to our Founders Forum on Health and Wellbeing and you'll meet three student entrepreneurs and hear their stories about their inspiration, entrepreneurial path, and where they are now.

You'll have an opportunity to interact with the students, participate in a facilitated brainstorming session and find out how you can get started on your own entrepreneurial path. 

Panelists include: 

Thursday, June 16, 2016 — 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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The Ecohydrology Research Group, with support from the Water Institute, presents a full-day research symposium featuring talks by coastal ecologists, watershed model developers, and environmental policy researchers with experience working in Europe and North America. 

All members of the public are invited to attend the symposium; however registration is required. Complimentary refreshments will be provided during the morning and afternoon breaks. 

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
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Is your idea a viable business? Find out how to validate your market at the free workshop "Do People Want Your Sh*t?"!

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Bachelor Graduating Students

SCI - Science & Business, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Management, ENG - Computer

Please register if you will be attending this session or cancel the session if you have registered for this and no longer want to attend it.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

Leadership requires us to connect with others and every leader has their distinct way of adapting their communication. Do you have a variety of communication and leadership styles?

In this workshop, you will:

  • Explore and evaluate the different communication and leadership styles
  • Learn which style you use most commonly in certain situations
  • Delve into authentic listening
  • Learn the value of building trust and asking smart questions

Register to attend on LEADS

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Electrical, ENG - Computer

Please register if you will be attending this session or cancel the session if you have registered for this and no longer want to attend it.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 — 12:00 PM EDT

Explore the concept of mindfulness and how it can be incorporated in your career. This workshop is provided in collaboration with Counselling Services.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 — 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT

Join us for a morning "Bike Breakfast" to help celebrate cycling

Monday, June 13, 2016 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

What key elements make a speaker connect with an audience? Have you been in a situation where you have practiced and practiced what you were going to say and then felt after your presentation you hadn't related well to the audience? What's up?

Sunday, June 12, 2016 — 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

Yellow Bellies: An Alternative History of WWII

Yellow Bellies is an historical drama that highlights the experiences and public response to Mennonite Conscientious Objectors during WWII. Based in Stouffville, ON, Theatre of the Beat is a travelling theater company that creates thought-provoking theater to educate, challenge and inspire a diversity of communities on socially relevant topics.

Saturday, June 11, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

Yellow Bellies: An Alternative History of WWII

Yellow Bellies is an historical drama that highlights the experiences and public response to Mennonite Conscientious Objectors during WWII. Based in Stouffville, ON, Theatre of the Beat is a travelling theater company that creates thought-provoking theater to educate, challenge and inspire a diversity of communities on socially relevant topics.

Saturday, June 11, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Many, many, many hours are spent in meetings - how can your meetings build relationships and achieve results?

In this workshop you'll gain insight into the:

  • Components of an effective team meeting
  • Roles within a team - productive and unproductive
  • Steps to plan a meeting and set an agenda
  • Strategies to increase participation within your meetings

Register to attend on LEADS

Saturday, June 11, 2016 — 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

How do you approach a situation that is new to you or make decisions? Personality Dimensions ® (PD) is a self-discovery process which helps to explain what motivates behaviour in people with different personalities.

You can expect to:

  • Complete the PD® temperament self-assessment tool
  • Discover what's great about you and others
  • Gain a new appreciation for differences
  • Improve your interpersonal communications

Register to attend on LEADS

Saturday, June 11, 2016 — 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Living with Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Keynote speaker: Dr. T. Sheidow, Ophthalmologist & Associate Professor, Ivey Eye Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital

Learn about:

  • Latest treatment options
  • Myths & facts: current studies
  • Vision rehabilitation options
  • Newest technology available
  • Social & emotional impact

Doors open at 8:30 a.m.
Auditorium seating.
Free parking available in Lot X.

Friday, June 10, 2016 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior Co-op and Graduating Students 

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Computer

Please register if you will be attending this session or cancel the session if you have registered for this and no longer want to attend it.

Thursday, June 9, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
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Voices for Peace

A concert of the Global Mennonite Peacebuilding Conference & Festival. Featuring the premiere of: "Earth Peace" composed by Carol Ann Waver with Factory Arts String Quartet.

Thursday, June 9, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

What does "global citizen" mean to you? This workshop will explore thinking globally and appreciating cultural diversity - factors important for future leaders and their ability to adapt to the ever-changing and challenging work/team environment. 

You can expect to set goals and connect to resources available at the University of Waterloo to discover more opportunities to enhance your global intelligence

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Thursday, June 9, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
Thursday, June 9, 2016 — 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT

Students at the University of Waterloo have teamed up with UW Food Services to create the campus’ first ever market. The UW Farm Market made a commitment to bring a local market to the campus. The new market opened in September 2006 and boasts 100% local produce as well as other products from the area, sourced mainly from the Elmira Produce Auction Cooperative.

Thursday, June 9, 2016 — 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT

Join us for a morning "Bike Breakfast" to help celebrate cycling

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT

On the island of Bali, Indonesia the idea of community and the spirit of interaction are highly valued and extend to music-making. Being an aural/oral tradition, repertoire is learned through imitation and repetition, by listening and watching Students experience this communal process of creating a unified sound on a gamelan semara dana (one of several types of gamelan found in Bali) consisting of gongs, metallophones, drums, and flutes. Come join us and be transported to Bali. You will have a chance to try the instruments yourself after the concert.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
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This week we will address general legal and accounting considerations that will affect YOUR business. Join us at the free workshop "Setup Your Business Like A Boss" to learn the basics of setting up your business legally and financially. 

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 — 7:30 PM EDT
Gamelan Ensemble

Enjoy an evening of Balinese music, complete with dancers.  The concert will feature Grebel Artist-in-Residence I Dewa Made Suparta, as well as students enrolled in the Spring term Gamelan course.  Admission is free. Concert goers will have a chance to try the instruments themselves after the concert.  All ages welcome.

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