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Wednesday, September 4, 2019 — 9:00 AM to Friday, September 20, 2019 — 10:00 PM EDT to Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:00
University Choir

Choral Ensembles are open to all University of Waterloo students.   You may take these for credit (.25 units on top of regular course load) or as an extracurricular activity.  See our Ensemble page for details, and to see which ensemble would suit your musical tastes and abilities.

https://uwaterloo.ca/music/ensembles

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 — 9:00 AM to Friday, September 20, 2019 — 10:00 PM EDT to Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:00
Instrumental ensembles

Auditions are open for Fall 2019 Instrumental Ensembles.  You may take these for credit (.25 units on top of regular course load) or as an extracurricular activity.  Ensembles are open to all University of Waterloo students.

Full details available on our ensemble page

Thursday, September 5, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

BMO Technology @ Waterloo

Thursday, September 5, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op 

Friday, September 6, 2019 — 11:00 to 21:00 AM to 9:00 PM EDT
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The first conference of the series (DSC 2019) will be organized on September 6-7, 2019 at the University of Waterloo. The event will be in video-linked mode with DEI, Dayalbagh. DEI has an MoU with University of Waterloo, first signed in July 2008, renewed in March 2013 and again renewed in November 2017 and DSC 2019 falls under its purview. DSC 2019 is being organized at the earliest so that the ever-widening "Better Worldliness" community of researchers stays tuned to Mission Radhasoami. DSC is firmly established as DEI's brand of global outreach.

Friday, September 6, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Knowledge about email etiquette, voice mail messages, taking meeting minutes, and social media is explored to help you effectively communicate at work. Learn the strategies and techniques to be a boss communicator in the workplace.

Register for the workshop through GoSignMeUp.

Friday, September 6, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Meet and Discover Flipp!

Making Flipp Your Next Career Home!

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 12:00 AM to Monday, September 30, 2019 — 11:55 PM EDT to Mon, 09/30/2019 - 23:55
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The competition invites teams of up to 4 students to choose an important industry problem, and thoroughly research its history, scope, and impact, before pitching the findings to a panel of judges on November 14th to compete for a share of up to $30,000 in funding. To learn more and apply online, visit The Problem Lab website.

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 12:00 AM to Sunday, October 6, 2019 — 11:55 PM EDT to Sun, 10/06/2019 - 23:55
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Co-operative Education and The Problem Lab are pleased to offer students on their work term the opportunity to win a First Prize Tuition Scholarship of
$1,500 or Second Prize Tuition Scholarship of $750, applicable to your next academic term.
The Co-op Problem Lab Award is earned by providing the best analysis of an important problem relevant to a co-op employer or the employer’s industry.

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 12:00 to 12:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, PhD, Intermediate, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Supply Chain Management and Logistics Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Health Care: Policy Development Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

EY Advisory | Information Session

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Masters, Senior, PhD, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op 

Computing: Software
Monday, September 9, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Intermediate, Senior, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Accounting and Financial Auditing
Monday, September 9, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior, Masters, PhD, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 10:30 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Environment 3 building

Please join us for the Waterloo Institute for Complexity & Innovation's Open House on Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 in the Atrium of EV3 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Network with faculty and students interested in complex systems!

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op 

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems

How Pixlee Powers Authentic Marketing

Join us to learn about how Pixlee is changing visual marketing through the use of machine learning, computer vision, and other exciting technologies!

Food and Pixlee swag will be provided.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 12:00 to 12:00 PM EDT

You’re invited to the first Legal & Immigration Services Lunch & Learn for the 2019/2020 academic term. This session will focused on the Immigration Regulations involved with hiring foreign nationals from faculty to staff to spousal hires. Come join LIS for a Brown Bag Lunch & Learn in the first of a four part series on Immigration and get some relevant information as the new term begins.

PRESENTED BY: Frances Hannigan, Senior Immigration Consultant

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Intermediate, Junior, Masters, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 2:33 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Junior, Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Agricultural Science and Food Processing Theme - Computing: Hardware Theme - Manufacturing and Process Engineering Construction and Infrastructure Development Computing: Quality Assurance Energy Production and Distribution Sustainable Development

Imagine a dynamic career

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 2:38 PM EDT

Student Level: Bachelor
Student Type: Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Marketing and Communication Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Rotational Leadership Development Program

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 2:42 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, Intermediate, Junior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Actuarial Information Session

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 2:48 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Junior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Finance and Investment Information Science and Data Management Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Capital One (Business Only)

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 4:30 PM EDT

WHAT I WISH I KNEW THEN...
Hear from upper year students and first year instructors!
Female undergrad and grad students are invited with fellow students and professors.
Complimentary snacks will be provided. Female-identifying math students welcome.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Bachelor 
Student Type: Graduating 

Finance and Investment Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Human Resources Information Science and Data Management Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Attention graduating class of 2020 & 2021!

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 5:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior 
Student Type: Graduating 

Chart Prof Acct (CPA) - (Arts/AFM, Math/CPA, Biotech/CPA) ALL - Accounting Accounting and Financial Auditing

Tentative Itinerary (*subject to change based on registrants):
5:30-5:45 p.m. Welcoming Remarks
5:45- 6:15 p.m. Brief introduction by each organization
6:15- 8:00 p.m. Networking

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 7:00 PM EDT
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The Waterloo Public Library welcomes one and all for a public lecture on diseases of the brain, featuring Dr. Dale Martin of the University of Waterloo.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior, Masters, PhD, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Yelp Technical Talk

Yelp Technical Talk. Come out and meet the engineering team! Dinner provided along with Yelp swag.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 — 11:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Senior, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Aviva Canada Actuarial Information Session

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Junior, Senior, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Theme - Manufacturing and Process Engineering Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Bachelor, Masters 
Student Type: Graduating 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Construction and Infrastructure Development Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op 

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Project and Process Management Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Masters, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Masters, PhD, Senior, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Business Administration

Procter & Gamble - Technology

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Explore the ways that words and phrases fit together. Build simple and complex sentences. Learn how to spot your own mistakes. Make your writing flow.

This four-part summer series welcomes undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of experience to explore the mechanics of English, experiment with how its pieces fit together, and practice proofreading and editing.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Explore our new and improved spaces, enjoy refreshments, and celebrate the opening of the new Art in the Library exhibit, Begin*.

Remarks at 2 p.m.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op 

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Information Science and Data Management

Our dedicated team of over 100 actuaries is supported by our highly qualified legal, tax, investment, administrative, communication, and retirement planning experts, who are skilled in Plan Design, Risk Management, Longevity implications, Investment Strategy and Leadership.

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems
Thursday, September 12, 2019 — 11:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Computing: Software Marketing and Communication Information Science and Data Management Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Friday, September 13, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior, Masters, Intermediate 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing
Friday, September 13, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Friday, September 13, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

Join Dave King, Founder & CEO of Exaptive, as he discusses how knowledge integrators and technology can work together to stack the odds in favor of big discoveries.

Friday, September 13, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, Intermediate, Junior 
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating,Summer 

Monday, September 16, 2019 (all day) to Sunday, September 22, 2019 (all day) to Sun, 09/22/2019 (All day)
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Monday, September 16, 2019 — 9:30 AM EDT
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Monday, September 16, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT
Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op
Computing: Software Flexport Speaker Panel

Join us for Flexport's info session and learn more about how we're using software to reinvent global trade. You'll get to join in on round-table discussion of Waterloo alumni, including a former Hack the North founder.

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 12:00 to 12:00 PM EDT
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Come out and show off your waste/recycling/compost sorting skills and enter to win great prizes!

UW Sustainability will be here with their waste sorting challenge. Stop by and test your sorting knowledge to find out if you're a waste warrior or a recycling rookie! The rules are simple: you'll have 30 seconds to sort 30 common items into the right bins!

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

 

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, PhD, Intermediate, Masters
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software

Bloomberg unleashes the power of information and technology to organize, understand, and improve our world. Our 325,000+ global customers rely on us to deliver accurate, real-time business and market-moving information that helps them make critical financial decisions. Bringing clarity to a complex world is our purpose. Ready to find yours?

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Information Science and Data Management Business Administration Health Care: Public Health and Wellness Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Willis Towers Watson Information Session

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 9:00 AM EDT
exterior of the CIF Fieldhouse

University of Waterloo President and Vice-Chancellor Feridun Hamdullahpur and the Department of Athletics and Recreation invite you to celebrate the grand opening of the Columbia Icefield Field House (CIF Field House) on Tuesday, September 17.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 10:00 to 10:00 AM EDT
Book cover for Origins by Lewis Dartnell

Waterloo Institute for Complexity and Innovation brings Lewis Dartnell, author of 'The Knowledge' back to Waterloo to discuss his newest book, 'Origins'. A panel discussion about 'biophysical vs. socio-ecological drivers of cultural evolution' with Prof. Vanessa Schweizer and Prof. Igor Grossmann will follow Dartnell's discussion.

Reception: 10:00 a.m
Talk from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 12:00 to 12:00 PM EDT
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Come out and show off your waste/recycling/compost sorting skills and enter to win great prizes!

UW Sustainability will be here with their waste sorting challenge. Stop by and test your sorting knowledge to find out if you're a waste warrior or a recycling rookie! The rules are simple: you'll have 30 seconds to sort 30 common items into the right bins!

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Junior
Student Type: Co-op

 

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Working with us is more than a great career. It's a bright future.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 3:00 PM EDT
Birgit Schreyer Duarte

Originally from Germany, Dr. Schreyer Duarte has made a name for herself as a dramaturg in Toronto while also transitioning into directing in the past ten years. Her current production, a contemporary interpretation of Lessing’s Nathan the Wise, is part of the 2019 Stratford Festival. Dr. Schreyer Duarte will discuss how she and her team approached the “staging of the other” in this 18th-century play from Germany, performed in today’s Canada, that reflects on the common humanity that unites us all. 

This event is FREE and open to ALL.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems

Broadway Technology Tech Talk - Come chat with some of our engineering team (and Waterloo Alum!) and learn more about Broadway. Dinner will be provided and we'll be raffling off a Nintendo Switch and giving out lots of Broadway swag.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT
Concept & UWaterloo logo

Are you a co-op student looking to spend a work term in a unique and exciting environment?

Come hear from previous startup co-ops as they share their experiences working in Canada’s most productive incubator! Three students who worked for companies in the Velocity Garage will share the ups, downs, and day to day life in a startup.

We will feed your body as you feed your mind, pizza is provided!

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Intermediate, Senior, Masters
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Finance and Investment Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 10:00 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Human hands typing on a computer

Research Ethics will be offering drop-in sessions throughout September, October, November, and December to answer questions related to the ethics process, including submitting, renewing, and amending an application. Come prepared with your questions and a laptop.

These sessions are for faculty and students and will take place in the Dana Porter Library (study booth on the main floor) from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Wednesday, beginning September 11 and ending December 18, 2019.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Join other faculty interested in exploring our role in confronting the climate crisis and its multiple injustices, global and local. This meetup is an opportunity to consider actions we can take on campus and within our communities to ensure a just, climate-safe future.

Find us in the Boardroom on the second floor of the Grad House. Lunch is not provided, but you can order food at the bar or bring your own.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 12:30 to 12:30 PM EDT
Heidi Wall, pianist

Johannes Brahms composed Piano Sonata No.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior
Student Type: Co-op

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems

Datadog Information Session

At Datadog, we're on a mission to build the best monitoring platform in the world. We operate at high scale - trillions of data points per day - with customers all over the world.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 4:00 PM EDT
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The Indigenous Speakers Series proudly presents Jesse Thistle, Métis-Cree-Scot scholar, teacher, author -- and a Waterloo Arts alumnus. His work is focused on intergenerational and historic trauma of the Métis people, and also reflects on his own past struggles with addiction and homelessness.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 4:30 PM EDT
chocolate fountain with fruit and pastries

WOMEN IN MATHEMATICS PRESENTS...The Chocolate Fountain Welcome Event for new female grad students, post docs, and faculty in Math. Build your connections over drinks, fruit, games, and a chocolate fountain.
Grad students, post-docs, and faculty, who identify as female or any under-represented gender in math/CS, are welcome.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Project and Process Management Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

At Loblaw Digital, our mission is to transform the way Canadians shop.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior
Student Type: Co-op

Computing: Quality Assurance Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography

Women in Insurance, STEM (WIISTEM) Program

WIISTEM is a new program that brings together 7 major insurance organizations with the express goal of attracting female talent from STEM disciplines into the insurance industry.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Masters, PhD, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Economical Insurance Actuarial Student Info Session

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT
Concept & UWaterloo logos

Looking for a co-founder? Looking for a startup idea? This is the workshop for you!

Come out to our inaugural workshop of the term – hosted by our Concept Coach Phil Everson – and put your thinking cap on, meet other students excited by entrepreneurship, and brainstorm some great ideas!

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Masters, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op

Theme - Computing: Hardware Theme - Quality Assurance and Control Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems

Connected Information Session

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Intermediate, Junior, Masters, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Explore the ways that words and phrases fit together. Build simple and complex sentences. Learn how to spot your own mistakes. Make your writing flow.

This four-part summer series welcomes undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of experience to explore the mechanics of English, experiment with how its pieces fit together, and practice proofreading and editing.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Intermediate, Junior
Student Type: Co-op

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Masters
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software

Come join us for an introduction to Enlighted Kitchener and enjoy some pizza!

Enlighted is a trailblazer bringing commercial buildings into the IoT - and we're looking for the brightest minds out there to help drive that transformation.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems
Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Junior, Masters, Senior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Sun Life Financial Info Session - Actuarial Program

Join us for a networking session where you can meet employees and learn more about full-time and co-op opportunities in the Actuarial Program at Sun Life Financial.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 5:30 PM EDT
VFPC graphic

Get a glimpse into the future of startups!

Just because you can’t make it to Toronto, doesn’t mean you can’t see the pitches! Come out to the viewing party to watch the Velocity Fund Pitch Competition with fellow entrepreneurial students. Feel free to bring popcorn as it will be quite the show, but we will take care of the pizza!  

Thursday, September 19, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Masters, PhD
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software
Friday, September 20, 2019 — 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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Through discussion and hands-on activities in this half-day workshop, you will learn how to prepare an effective résumé and cover letter by analyzing job descriptions, assessing the relevance of your transferable skills and articulating these transferable skills in an action-oriented way.

Friday, September 20, 2019 — 11:00 to 11:00 AM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Masters, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software

Hello Students! Do you find it difficult to attend multiple events amongst a new course load, applications, interviews, mid-terms...?! The list goes on!

Come join us for our new offering for the Employer Information Sessions team here in Cooperative Education; A Multi-Employer Information Session.

Friday, September 20, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

Join Larry Smith, Director and Founder of The Problem Lab, as he discusses how the absence of a careful problem analysis caused John Kennedy to make a disastrous decision about going to the moon and why this fiasco brought space exploration to a crawl. The alternative decision open to the President of the United States will be explored.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 — 8:30 AM EDT
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Join us for Overcoming Vision Loss, an informative and uplifting event for people with visual impairments and their family, friends and caregivers. Learn about eye conditions while discovering new ways to improve quality of life and maximize independence.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 — 10:15 to 10:15 AM EDT
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Doors Open Waterloo Region Featured Site: evolv1, 420 Wes Graham Way, Waterloo, ON.

Saturday, September 21, 2019 — 2:00 PM EDT

On September 21, we will celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement. We invite you to join us in remembering the impacts from the past five years, reconnecting with individuals and organizations that have collectively shaped our work, and re-imagining what it means to advance peace in Waterloo region beyond.

Please let us know you'll be attending by registering below.

Sunday, September 22, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT

A team of 5 members - models & directors will pick clothing from the Goodwill centre and discuss concept ideas for the main event.

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Intermediate, Masters, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Data Science & Engineering Global Graduate and Internship Program Information Session

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

 

Theme - Manufacturing and Process Engineering Finance and Investment Energy Production and Distribution Sales and Business Development Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing

Suncor Energy Information Session

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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In order to receive that job offer, you must prove your skills in the interview. Here is your opportunity to practice and improve.

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
Bill Sutherland

Bring your lunch and your thoughts, and join our complexity discussion!

Through models of mentorship and faciliation we are looking to continue our emergent conversation(s) utilizing the framework of systems and complexity thinking, as we work to create a commond language and shared experience of community - the purpose of which is the very process itself.

Every other Monday in DC 1302 from 12-1:30 p.m.

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: PhD, Masters, Senior, Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Masters, Senior, Junior
Student Type: Co-op

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Project and Process Management Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Fairfax Financial Holdings

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Masters, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Business Administration Accounting and Financial Auditing

Apps for appficiency

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, PhD, Intermediate, Junior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Learn about useful and essential campus technology at the September session of the Faculty Association's Lunch & Learn series. Representatives from Information Services & Technology will map out the landscape of technology services for faculty (such as UW Scholar, Quest, Office 365, and Concur), and Faculty Association reps will highlight some ways to stay up-to-date on what's happening on campus.

Please register by September 16 to reserve your spot, especially if you want the free lunch.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Theme - Manufacturing and Process Engineering Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Join the Hive - ecobee is Hiring!

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Masters, PhD, Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Information Systems Business Administration Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization Computing: Software

Advanced Analytics Information Session

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

Facilitated by previous tri-agency award recipients, this workshop addresses how to plan and write the critical research proposal portions of your SSHRC, NSERC, or CIHR application. Discuss the key components of research proposals. Learn how to communicate your research plan and your credentials with confidence and clarity. The workshop component will last for approximately two hours, but facilitators will remain for the final thirty minutes to answer specific questions and give brief feedback.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Desjardins General Insurance Actuarial Info Session

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior
Student Type: Co-op

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 — 11:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Senior, Junior, Masters
Student Type: Co-op

 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Technology Information Session - Manulife

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 10:00 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
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Research Ethics will be offering drop-in sessions throughout September, October, November, and December to answer questions related to the ethics process, including submitting, renewing, and amending an application. Come prepared with your questions and a laptop.

These sessions are for faculty and students and will take place in the Dana Porter Library (study booth on the main floor) from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Wednesday, beginning September 11 and ending December 18, 2019.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
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It's a new school year and a great time to meet new people! Come out to the Waterloo Women's Wednesdays September meet & greet to connect with other women and non-binary people on campus and enjoy a catered lunch!

About W3

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, PhD, Masters
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Project and Process Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

The New Science of Customer Success!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, Junior, Senior
Student Type: Co-op

Theme - Computing: Hardware Construction and Infrastructure Development Computing: Software Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Business Administration

CIBC Technology Co-op Program Connect

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Bachelor, PhD, Masters
Student Type: Graduating

Finance and Investment
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Intermediate, PhD, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

 

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems

Cisco Meraki wants to meet YOU! Information Session on Wednesday, September 25th at 7:30pm!

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT
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Curious about the myths and facts surrounding startups?

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

The best scientific writing is clear, concise and easily comprehended by its intended audience. Learn skills for writing in the sciences, including identifying and correcting common errors to write with precision and fluidity. We will work through several examples to apply the skills you learn in the workshop.

Register for the workshop through GoSignMeUp.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Explore the ways that words and phrases fit together. Build simple and complex sentences. Learn how to spot your own mistakes. Make your writing flow.

This four-part summer series welcomes undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of experience to explore the mechanics of English, experiment with how its pieces fit together, and practice proofreading and editing.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, PhD, Masters, Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Mercari opportunity in Tokyo

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT
Concept & UWaterloo logos

Concept? Velocity? I want to get involved with entrepreneurship but don’t know where to start!

Have you been hearing about Concept by Velocity but don’t know what that is? Interested in entrepreneurship but aren’t sure where to start? Come out to this workshop to learn about Concept by Velocity and all the resources we have to offer, meet like-minded students, and start your entrepreneurial journey!


Join us for an introduction to Concept by Velocity, fun activities, and some tasty food! Register to reserve your spot and food.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Bachelor, PhD
Student Type: Graduating

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 7:00 PM EDT

Security in the Quantum Future

Quantum theory is quickly becoming quantum technology.

Quantum technologies will offer incredible advantages -- but, as with any new capability, we need to understand and mitigate new risks.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Senior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Thursday, September 26, 2019 — 7:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op

Friday, September 27, 2019 — 10:00 to 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT

Facilitated by previous tri-agency award recipients, this workshop addresses how to plan and write the critical research proposal portions of your SSHRC, NSERC, or CIHR application. Discuss the key components of research proposals. Learn how to communicate your research plan and your credentials with confidence and clarity. The workshop component will last for approximately two hours, but facilitators will remain for the final thirty minutes to answer specific questions and give brief feedback.

Friday, September 27, 2019 — 10:00 to 17:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
Waterloo's booth at the Ontario Universities' Fair

The Ontario Universities' Fair is Canada’s largest educational fair. Join more than 130,000 students, parents and educators over the 3-day event to find out about programs, admission requirements, student life and much more. You will be able to talk to students, professors and university representatives from each of Ontario's 21 universities. Open 10 am - 5 pm daily.

Friday, September 27, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Junior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography Computing: Software Computing: Quality Assurance Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management
Friday, September 27, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Intermediate, PhD, Senior, Junior, Masters
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Construction and Infrastructure Development Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Information Science and Data Management Supply Chain Management and Logistics Project and Process Management Theme - Manufacturing and Process Engineering Theme - Computing: Hardware

www.clearpathrobotics.com

Saturday, September 28, 2019 — 8:00 AM EDT
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Saturday, September 28, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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Take the next steps on your path to a health career. Hear from health professionals about their career journeys, get tips on how to become a better candidate for further education, network over lunch, and connect with volunteer opportunities in the health care field.

The 2019 Health Careers Conference is Saturday, September 28, 2019. Lunch included, limited spots available.

Register now on WaterlooWorks.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 — 10:00 to 17:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
Waterloo's booth at the Ontario Universities' Fair

The Ontario Universities' Fair is Canada’s largest educational fair. Join more than 130,000 students, parents and educators over the 3-day event to find out about programs, admission requirements, student life and much more. You will be able to talk to students, professors and university representatives from each of Ontario's 21 universities. Open 10 am - 5 pm daily.

Sunday, September 29, 2019 — 10:00 to 17:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
Waterloo's booth at the Ontario Universities' Fair

The Ontario Universities' Fair is Canada’s largest educational fair. Join more than 130,000 students, parents and educators over the 3-day event to find out about programs, admission requirements, student life and much more. You will be able to talk to students, professors and university representatives from each of Ontario's 21 universities. Open 10 am - 5 pm daily.

Monday, September 30, 2019 — 11:30 to 11:30 AM EDT
Qualcomm Tech Talk Poster

Student Level: Senior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Computing: Hardware Computing: Software

Not Just any Regular Info Session, Qualcomm will be offering the following:

A “Tech Talk: Ai on the Edge” Providing “Jobs & Career Opportunities in the Toronto Area”. There will be “+++ Prizes, Giveaways & Lunches +++” provided

To attend please register for Employer Information Sessions via Portal: portal.uwaterloo.ca

Monday, September 30, 2019 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT

Literature reviews are a keystone of academic writing. This workshop explores using the Matrix Method to manage your literature review.  Bring a laptop or mobile device so that you can begin applying this method to your own work. 

Register for the workshop through GoSignMeUp.

Monday, September 30, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Junior, Senior, Masters, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op

Computing: Software Computing: Information Systems Marketing and Communication Human Resources Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development Sales and Business Development Project and Process Management Business Administration

BlackBerry Limited Information Session & Networking Event

Monday, September 30, 2019 — 2:30 PM EDT

Student Level: Masters, Senior, Intermediate
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

Foresters Financial (Actuarial Science)

Monday, September 30, 2019 — 5:00 PM EDT

Student Level: Senior, Intermediate, Junior
Student Type: Co-op and Graduating

Theme - Insurance and Risk Management Finance and Investment Information Science and Data Management Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization

PartnerRe - Actuarial

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 (all day)
Cybercity Conference

For current practitioners and anyone looking to learn more about the fast-growing industry, CyberCity is an all-day conference that brings together businesses, employees, and job-seekers that share a common passion.

Attendees will have an opportunity to:

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