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.
The University of Waterloo’s Accounting and Finance Student Association (AFSA) is running its annual Tax Clinic for 2018!
The Tax Clinic is an opportunity for the UW student volunteers to help and file the community’s income tax returns for absolutely free. This project is aimed towards students and low-middle income families who require any assistance in the tax-filing process.
- What impact has Boko Haram had on the prospects for agricultural development?
- What are the other cultural and economic drivers of conflict that need to be addressed?
- How are women and youth becoming agents of change?
Keynote speaker Chom Bagu, the Nigeria Field Project Manager from Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA), and other experts will answer these questions and provide insight into peacebuilding initiatives in Northern Nigeria.
3 Minutes Thesis (3MT) finalists from across six University of Waterloo faculties will compete to win money and advance to the 3MT Provincial finals!
Competitors will have 1 static slide and 3 minutes to present the breadth and significance of their graduate research to a non-specialist panel of judges.
Be part of the action by selecting the People’s Choice award winner with your smart device; no need to register. First come, first seated.
The annual UN World Water Day in Waterloo is on March 22, 2017. This year's theme is Nature for Water, exploring how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century.
Join us at ConradConnect Live for candid conversations with real entrepreneurs, and casual networking with entrepreneurial students and members of the local ecosystem.
In this talk, David Crane, the founding prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone will speak about his experience in prosecuting the first sitting head of state for war crimes and crimes against humanity, Charles Taylor.
Five different Chamber Ensembles, and sixteen talented musicians using 5 different instruments. A lovely way to spend a Winter evening. Directed by Ben Bolt-Martin. Free Admission, reception to follow.
Meet and mingle with our researchers. Connect the dots and get energized by our talented young entrepreneurs and emerging leaders at the most innovative University in Canada. This is a ‘meet-up’ of academic, industry & government experts who have come together to share insights & new ideas for our energy future!
TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2018 — 4:00 PM TO 6:00 PM EDT
Join us for the Waterloo Institute for Complexity & Innovation [WICI] Poetry & Complexity event on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Venue: University of Waterloo, Davis Centre. Room 1301.