Conrad Grebel University College’s Peace and Conflict Studies program (PACS) at the University of Waterloo was the first peace studies program in Canada, and has remained a leader in peace education for 40 years. With PACS’ innovative approach to learning, students can choose arts-based assignment options in many courses.
Velocity Fund $25K and $5K applications are open! The Velocity Fund is a non-equity grant program for startups that offers $375,000 each year to startups through its Velocity Fund $25K and Velocity Fund $5K programs.
The Velocity Fund $25K competition showcases 10 startups as they pitch for their chance to win one of four $25,000 prizes and space in one of the Velocity workspaces. For the Velocity Fund $5K competition, three student ideas or student-driven startups receive $5,000 to help them grow their ideas and start their businesses. The top applicants will present their pitches at the Velocity Fund Finals on March 28.
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.
Quantum mechanics reveals that at its core, the world is not as it seems – it is far more interesting.
In the quantum world, outcomes are counter-intuitive, differing from what we expect based on our everyday experiences. The particle physicist Richard Feynman remarked that this means we seem to have to walk “a logical tightrope” when we talk about a quantum system.
We are seeking motivated individuals looking for rewarding co-op and/or full time opportunities to get involved in our industry. We offer a work environment where you will have autonomy and freedom, plus the added benefit of mentoring from industry experts when you require it.
Join us to informally discuss about a range of topics, including ones you suggest, or get some help composing your comments on the LEARN discussion boards. We’ll have coffee and tea available, so remember to bring a mug.
The featured composition for this noon hour concert is a 25-minute piece titled Mama’s Painting: Louis Riel’s Dream by Dr Karen Sunabacka. The piece is inspired by an unfinished collection of paintings by her Métis grandmother Lenore Clouston titled “Louis Riel’s Dream.” The five paintings were to highlight the history of Western Canada through the stories of the indigenous peoples, illustrating the clashes of cultures and politics in Canada and pointing to a future where people of all races could live in harmony.
For Intermediate, Senior, Junior Co-op Students
Theme - Accounting and Financial Auditing
Join Kendra Ross, VP of Marketing at Oak & Rumble, at the free workshop "How to Find Your Customers Online" as she shares her expertise in conducting business on the internet. Learn how social media, landing pages, and other tools help you find where your customers are hiding.
We encourage you to register for the workshop and free pizza!
Curvegrid is a blockchain tooling startup based in Tokyo, Japan. Curvegrid is building a blockchain application server as well as a software development practice. Curvegrid won the ConsenSys Academy prize at the #Consensus2017 Hackathon for their implementation of a decentralized warehouse management system.