Attend this session to find out how your interests relate to specific career opportunities. NOTE: There is a materials charge of $10.00 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 online assessment must be completed at least 2 business days prior to the workshop.
A talk by Dr. Sharon Roberts, Assistant Professor in Social Development Studies (in association with the Eating Disorder Foundation of Canada).
"Thin is a ubiquitous message in Western culture as a social construction of beauty and success. Phrases such as never being "too rich or too thin," a saying credited to Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, have laid the foundation for much of popular culture in the 20th and 21st centuries," says Dr. Roberts.
This workshop is your starting point for conducting research at the library. Learn how to find books, journals, electronic resources, and more. Discover hands-on how to locate resources, access course reserves, manage your library account, collect and export references, and set up alerts for search results.
Planning your career and identifying your skills don’t have to be overwhelming processes. Get some simple and practical tips that you can implement now to begin preparing for your academic ornon-academic career.
UpStart 14: Festival of Innovative Theatre
February 6-7 and 13-14, 2014 at 7 pm
February 8 and 15, 2014 at 2 pm & 8 pm
Tickets$8 students/seniors $12 general audience
Box Office: 519.888.4908
The Upstart Festival is a bi-annual one act play festival run by uWaterloo Drama students presenting original and innovative works of theatre. This year all 8 shows have been produced, directed and acted by uWaterloo students with seven out of the eight plays being original works. Upstart 14 features a wide range of performance styles including comedy, drama, movement-based theatre and commedia dell’arte.
Penny Goldsmith, the 2014 Carold Institute Visiting Fellow at St. Paul's University College, will make a presentation on how digital activism is about the people who use it and benefit from it, not the technology itself.
Goldsmith is the founder and CEO of PovNet, an online anti-poverty community that leverages the power of passionate people to make poverty history.