During the Second World War, 2,600 Ontario Mennonite men served in conscientious objector work camps. Through archival records, this exhibit recovers their voices and stories. Free. Guided tours and additional programming available for groups if arranged in advance.
Join us at THEMUSEUM’s newest exhibit Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters. We invite guests of all ages to come learn about tornadoes, volcanoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes through interactive displays.
An exhibition of recent work by six multidisciplinary artists; Jaime Angelopoulos, Paul Dignan, Daniel Hutchinson, Janine Miedzik, Sasha Pierce, and Gary Spearin.
A Series of Challenging Inter-Faith Conversations
Velocity Fund $25K 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.
Three times a year, startups can apply to compete for $25,000 prizes, as well as an extra $10,000 in additional funding awarded to the most innovative hardware startup winner. The top applicants are invited to interview with a panel of Velocity leaders and alumni, and if selected, present their pitches at the Velocity Fund Finals on December 1st.
Join Velocity in celebrating the official Grand Opening of the Velocity Garage, the largest free startup incubator in the world. Visit the renovated 37,000 sq. ft. space in downtown Kitchener, complete with a new science lab, workshop, assembly space, and workspace for up to 120 software, hardware, science, and social entrepreneurship startups.
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Looking for gifts, or something to brighten your office? Visit the annual Gem and Mineral Show in the Earth Sciences Museum, EIT to choose from stunning gem, fossil, and mineral samples, and jewellery. Talk with collectors and artists to discover more about the provenance of your choices.
INTEG 10 is a seminar on transdisciplinary topics and integrative practices which are of special interest to Knowledge Integration students. This is the "living room" of the program; a place where ideas come together.
We welcome friends and visitors!
Speaker: Dr. Chrysanne Di Marco
Chrysanne Di Marco will talk about the CS798 Games for Health course she developed and taught in Spring 2014, Fall 2015, and Winter 2016, and the ongoing Games Institute faculty and student research initiatives that have resulted from the course.
CS798 Games for Health is a graduate reading seminar and game design course that reviewed the current major applications of games in healthcare. The course project involved the design of a novel health-related game, several of which will be described during the talk.
Join the growing number of men working to make UW a safer campus for everyone.