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.
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.
Organized by the Renison Institute of Ministry, Studies in Islam, and the Centre for Dialogue and Spirituality in the World Religions.
Echo of the Unknown stems from the artist’s memories of her grandfather's struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Centering on the four-channel video installation Can't Find My Way Home, the exhibition addresses the challenges of maintaining a sense of self in the face of physical and psychological extremes. This exhibition has been organized by Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston.
Make kindness a priority! No act of kindness however small is ever wasted.
Dr. John Katsaras
Senior Scientist Biological Systems
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Friday, November 4, 2016
What does 'global citizen' mean to you? This workshop will explore thinking globally and appreciating cultural diversity - factors important for future leaders and their ability to adapt to the ever-changing and challenging work/team environment. In addition, you can expect to set goals and connect to resources available at UW to discover more opportunities to enhance your global intelligence.
By the end of this workshop, you will have the ability to:
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. Jatin Nathwani
Affordable energy remains a central feature of human development goals and its linkage to water, food, security, health and well-being is as strong as it is pervasive.
Our aspiration is to achieve energy affordability on a global scale. Through ‘AE4H’ – A Global Change Initiative, we bring into sharp focus the need for the development of a cleaner, low carbon energy system that is as responsive to the threat of climate change as it is to the needs of those who have very little access to energy.
The Faculty of Environment at the University of Waterloo is delighted to feature Dream, Girl, produced by Social Innovation alumna Komal Minhas. Dream, Girl is an incredible documentary which tells the stories of amazing female entrepreneurs to inspire the next generation of leaders.