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Thursday, April 9, 2015 — 12:00 PM to Saturday, May 2, 2015 — 5:00 PM EDT to Sat, 05/02/2015 - 17:00
The University of Waterloo Fine Arts and the University of Waterloo Art Gallery (UWAG) present MFA THESIS 2015, featuring graduate thesis exhibitions "Sift" by Sarah Kernohan and "Small Worlds" by Liz Little.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 — 10:00 AM to Friday, August 14, 2015 — 5:00 PM EDT to Fri, 08/14/2015 - 17:00
Barn raising photo

Grebel’s Hunsberger photo exhibit

Photo exhibit featuring David L. Hunsberger's iconic photos, providing glimpses into the experiences of community within Ontario Mennonites in the 50s and 60s.

Sunday, May 3, 2015 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

In a surprising and inspired collaboration, the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, Music Director Edwin Outwater, and the University of Waterloo’s Institute for Quantum Computing have created an exciting exploration of the parallels between music and science.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 (all day) to Friday, May 8, 2015 (all day) to Fri, 05/08/2015 (All day)
Piano

Do you love to make music? Both the UW Choir and the Instrumental Chamber Ensembles are open to all students, staff, and faculty at UW.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 — 10:00 to 11:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT

The University of Waterloo is committed to achieving comprehensive, long-term, sustainable gender equity by developing innovative equity programming aimed at young girls right through senior leadership.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MASTERS - Experimental Digital Media, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechanical, ENG - Computer, ARTS - Human Resources Management, ARTS - Arts & Business

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, May 5, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics

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, May 5, 2015 — 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Event poster - see accompanying text for details

With companies like Twitter, Tumblr, Kickstarter and Kik under his belt, Venture Capitalist Fred Wilson, co-founder of Union Square Ventures, brings his expertise to the Waterloo community in a fireside chat with Ted Livingston, CEO of Kik, and Velocity's own Mike Kirkup.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Scientific Computation, MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG – Software

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.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, 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.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) presents a seminar by Dr. Carlos Cesar Bof Bufon, Head of the Laboratory of Functional Devices and Systems at the Brazilian Nanotechnology National Laboratory (LNNano), Brazil, on "Hybrid Organic/Inorganic Devices Based on Nanomembranes".

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Statistics, MATH - Mathematical Economics, MATH - Business Administration, ENG - Software, ENG - Management, ENG - Computer, ARTS - Arts & Business, AHS - Health Studies & Gerontology

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.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Computer, ARTS - Digital Arts Communication

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, May 7, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Business Administration, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ARTS - Accounting & Financial Management, ARTS - Arts & Business

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, May 7, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, MATH - Applied Mathematics

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, May 7, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Nanotechnology, ENG - Mechatronics, 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, May 7, 2015 — 5:00 PM to Saturday, May 30, 2015 — 5:00 PM EDT to Sat, 05/30/2015 - 17:00

Opening Reception: Thursday, May 7 from 5–8 PM
Performance by Support from 5:15–5:45 PM followed by New Horizzzons at 7 PM.

Thursday, May 7, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Nanotechnology, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Electrical, ENG - Computer

Not open to Masters students.

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.

Friday, May 8, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MASTERS - Experimental Digital Media, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, 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.

Friday, May 8, 2015 — 12:30 to 13:30 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Bring your questions to this one-hour group session on what makes for an effective résumé. NOTE: Individual résumé critiques are not available during this session.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 — 9:00 AM to Thursday, May 14, 2015 — 8:00 PM EDT to Thu, 05/14/2015 - 20:00

Waterloo Unlimited is a unique transdisciplinary high school enrichment program for high school students from across Canada at the University of Waterloo. It's not quite like anything you've ever done before. It's about challenging the borders of scholarship and developing higher-order skills: communication, analysis, synthesis, initiative, curiosity, responsibility, leadership, teamwork and creativity. It's about open-ended learning. It's about you, and your love of learning. We don't want to focus on a single discipline; we're more excited about integrating knowledge across disciplines.

Monday, May 11, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Statistics, MATH - Mathematical Finance, MATH - Financial Analysis & Risk Management, MATH - Business Administration, MATH - Actuarial Science

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.

Monday, May 11, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Actuarial Science

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.

Monday, May 11, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, 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, May 12, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Mathematical Finance, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Business Administration, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, 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, May 12, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Senior, Masters, PhD

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Mechatronics, 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, May 12, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, 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, May 12, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Business Administration, ENV - Environment & Business, ARTS - Financial Management, ARTS - Arts & Business

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, May 12, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD

Co-op and Graduating Students

ENG - Mechanical, ENG - Civil, ENG – Chemical

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, May 12, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Event poster - see accompanying text for details

Ever wondered what it would be like to take your idea and turn it into something that could change the world? Get started at this free workshop.

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, 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.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 10:00 to 16:00 AM to 4:00 PM AST

Join us at the Concourse, South Campus Hall – Outside of Waterloo Store.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op 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.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Mathematical Finance, MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Combinatorics & Optimization, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, 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.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT

The celebrations continue at Waterloo Unlimited as we mark our 10th anniversary of high school enrichment programing across the campus.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Event poster - see accompanying text for details

Interested in startups but don't have an idea? Join us at this free workshop to Find Your Kicka** Idea!

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Mathematical Physics, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, MATH - Applied Mathematics, MATH - Actuarial Science, ENG - System Design, ENG – Software

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, May 14, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Scientific Computation, MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG – Software

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, May 14, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Learn the five characteristics of an A+ résumé and how to interpret the job description to identify your strongest and most relevant skills. Learn how to adopt the perspective of an employer when submitting your application for a position. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 — 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

Monitoring and Improving Surgical Quality

Thursday, May 14, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Mathematical Physics, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Actuarial Science, ENG - Software, 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, May 14, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, 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.

Friday, May 15, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Computer, ARTS - Arts & Business

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, May 19, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior, Masters

Co-op Students

MATH - Mathematical Finance, MATH - Financial Analysis & Risk Management, MATH - Business Administration, MATH - Actuarial Science, ARTS - Financial Management, ARTS - Arts & Business, Chart Prof Acct (CPA) - (Arts/AFM, Math/CPA, Biotech/CPA)

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, May 19, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Learn how to improve your performance in job interviews by viewing and discussing recorded excerpts of actual interviews. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, 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, May 19, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Nanotechnology, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Mechanical, 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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 9:15 AM to 11:00 AM EDT

Location: DC 1302   Notes: registration is required.

You are welcome to arrive at 8:45am for complimentary coffee and snacks.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:30 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 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator to explore potential careers. NOTE: There is a student materials charge of $10 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 assessment online. The assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate

Co-op Students

SCI - Science & Business, MATH - Financial Analysis & Risk Management, MATH - Business Administration, MATH - Actuarial Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Management, ARTS - Accounting & Financial Management, ARTS - Arts & Business

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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

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

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, 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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Event poster - see accompanying text for details

A startup needs to address a real problem. What problem are you solving? Join us for this free workshop with Larry Smith!

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Computer, ARTS - Digital Arts Communication

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, May 21, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, 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, May 21, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 3:20 PM EDT

This 50 minute workshop introduces you to the extensive University Library system. Discover how the Library supports your university level research, and why the Library is the best starting point for your research needs.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Curious about working outside North America for one of your work terms? Wondering about the international co-op work term opportunities that are posted, and if you're eligible to work abroad? Topics will include the financial aspects of an international work term, the co-op interview/ rank/match process, how to balance workplace expectations in another culture, and information on what to do if you've arranged your own job outside of North America.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM AST

Join Robert Shirkey, Canadian lawyer and creator of a campaign to get climate change labels on gas pump nozzles as he discusses the psychology, economics, and law behind the idea. Robert has given lectures across North America and is a recognized global authority on the subject. The concept has been endorsed by some of the world’s leading experts in climate science and policy.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 — 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

Dreaming of going abroad to study or work? Find out how to make your dream a reality and make the most of your international experience. Information on programs for all students (Global Experience Certificate, Beyond Borders) will also be covered.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, 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, May 21, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, 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.

Friday, May 22, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Attend this session to find out how your interests relate to specific career opportunities. NOTE: There is a student materials charge of $10 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 assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Friday, May 22, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Mathematical Optimization, MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, 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.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 8:00 AM to Friday, June 5, 2015 — 8:00 PM EDT to Fri, 06/05/2015 - 20:00

Join us at the Institute for Quantum Computing for a two-week introduction to the theoretical and experimental study of quantum information processing. Application deadline January 12, 2015.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Increase your chances of success by taking a strategic approach to your work search. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Information Technology Management, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, 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.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Knowing your skills and abilities AND being able to clearly and confidently convey them to employers are critical to your success in the employment process. Learn how to identify and articulate your strengths, plus discover potential areas of growth. You will also devise a plan to enhance these skills.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

SCI - Science & Business, MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, 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.

Monday, May 25, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ARTS - Digital Arts Communication, ARTS - Fine Arts

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, May 26, 2015 — 10:00 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 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, staff, and alumni.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

In order to receive that job offer, you must prove your skills in the interview. Here is your opportunity to practise and improve. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechanical, 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, May 26, 2015 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

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

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Junior, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, 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.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT

NOTE: Please register at step.mitacs.ca for this workshop by clicking on ‘The Workshops'.

For more information visit the event web page.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM AST

Free to all UW grad students. Learn to "read" objects from UWaterloo's rich computer history and help design an exhibit!

Enjoy a free, delicious lunch catered by the Grad House.

Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot today or ask any questions by contacting computer.museum@uwaterloo.ca before May 20.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM EDT

Graduate Students Workshop

Free to all UW grad students. Learn to "read" objects from UWaterloo's rich computer history and help design an exhibit!

Enjoy a free, delicious lunch catered by the Grad House.

Spaces are limited, so reserve your spot today or ask any questions by contacting computer.museum@uwaterloo.ca before May 20.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 10:30 to 11:20 AM to 11:20 AM EDT

Learn how to find resources for your coursework and research by searching Primo, our Library catalogue. In this 50 minute hands-on workshop you’ll become familiar with Primo’s features, learn to improve your search results, and manage your references effectively.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 10:30 to 11:30 AM to 11:30 AM AST

“Persuasive Health Technology to Improve Health and Wellbeing”

Lisette van Gemert-Pijnen, PhD, Professor of Experimental Cardiology at Erasmus University, The Netherlands; Founder of the Center for eHealth Research and Disease Management.

Olga Kulyk, PhD, Professor at the Persuasive Health Technology Lab, Center for eHealth, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

RSVP Required

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:30 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 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator to explore potential careers. NOTE: There is a student materials charge of $10 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 assessment online. The assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM AST

The Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) presents a seminar by Dr. Joanna Mirecki Millunchick, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and Academic Director of MSTEM Academy in Engineering at the University of Michigan, United States.

Seminar entitled "Atomic Scale Growth Processes of Compound Semiconductor Alloys".

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MASTERS - Civil Engineering, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechanical, ENG - Computer, ENG – Civil

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.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Event poster - see accompanying text for details

What makes a good startup business model? Learn the ins and outs of business model generation at this free workshop.

Register here for the workshop and free pizza!

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Computational Mathematics, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, 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, May 28, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Learn how to analyse a job description, articulate your transferable skills, and write an effective résumé. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Applied Mathematics, ENG - System Design, 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.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Learn how to apply successful networking strategies to enhance your career opportunities. NOTE: There is a prerequisite for this workshop. Please see linked chart for details.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM EDT

For Junior, Intermediate, Senior, Masters

Graduating, Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, 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, May 28, 2015 — 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
Fat, Sick, & Nearly Dead

You are invited to attend a FREE screening of the documentary Fat, Sick, & Nearly Dead!

Thursday, May 28, 2015 — 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM AST

Majorana Fermions: Particle Physics on a Chip

Thursday, May 28, 2015 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior

Co-op Students

MATH - Computer Science, ENG - Software, 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.

Friday, May 29, 2015 — 10:00 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
Karl Pillemer.

Karl Pillemer is the Director, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research; Hazel E. Reed Professor, Department of Human Development, Cornell University.

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Agenda

10 AM - Lecture for faculty members and others involved with research:

"Translational Research on Aging: Connecting Science and Service"

Friday, May 29, 2015 — 10:00 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM AST

10 AM - Faculty presentation:
"Translational Research on Aging: Connecting Science and Service".
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM (Sun Life Financial Auditorium, LHS 1621)

12 PM - Public presentation:
"Lessons for Living from the Oldest (and Wisest) Among Us".

Friday, May 29, 2015 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Get some simple and practical tips to help you navigate the career exploration process. Explore how personality, values, interests, and skills interact with experience to shape our career paths.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Friday, May 29, 2015 — 11:30 to 13:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

For Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD

Co-op and Graduating Students

MATH - Statistics, MATH - Computer Science, ENG - System Design, ENG - Software, ENG - Mechatronics, ENG - Mechanical, 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.

Friday, May 29, 2015 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Speaker panel: faculty members in attendance. Learn effective strategies to prepare for your next academic interview and hear from professors about what they look for in candidates.

If you plan to attend this workshop, please register on the event web page.

Saturday, May 30, 2015 — 10:00 AM to Tuesday, June 2, 2015 — 4:00 PM EDT to Tue, 06/02/2015 - 16:00
small poster for the book and photo exhibit

The Confucius Institute at the University of Waterloo will host a book and photo exhibition from May 30 to June 2 at Renison University College. TheChinese Book and Photo Exhibition to Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of World War II will showcase around 200 books and 100 photos that illustrate the heroic efforts of those involved in WWII.

Monday, June 1, 2015 (all day) to Tuesday, June 30, 2015 (all day) to Tue, 06/30/2015 (All day)
Do you already cycle to campus? Are you thinking about giving it a try? Here's a little nudge to keep it going throughout June. Log your bike trips for a chance to win awesome prizes!

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