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.
Stories in Art from Iraqi Kurdistan
This exhibit explores story-telling through art by people now living in Iraqi Kurdistan as a result of displacement.
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 July 21st.
Already bike to work? Interested in trying? Why not win some free stuff while you're at it and help Waterloo show off our cycling spirit!
June is Bike Month in Waterloo Region, which means it is time to pump up the tires, strap on your helmet, and enjoy a beautiful ride to campus!
The Ecohydrology Research Group, with support from the Water Institute, presents a full-day research symposium featuring talks by coastal ecologists, watershed model developers, and environmental policy researchers with experience working in Europe and North America.
All members of the public are invited to attend the symposium; however registration is required. Complimentary refreshments will be provided during the morning and afternoon breaks.
Curious about how student entrepreneurs at Waterloo get started? Passionate about health and wellness issues? Come to our Founders Forum on Health and Wellbeing and you'll meet three student entrepreneurs and hear their stories about their inspiration, entrepreneurial path, and where they are now.
You'll have an opportunity to interact with the students, participate in a facilitated brainstorming session and find out how you can get started on your own entrepreneurial path.
In this talk, we’ll discover how applied computational geometry allows fashion designers to express artistic creativity; how locally designed software allows automation and personalization on a massive scale; and how the talent was developed to help bring it to the world.
"Since graduating from UW, I worked with coffee, atoms, needles and thread, mobile phones, ink and... in August our software will be running at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janiero."
For Intermediate, Senior, Masters, PhD Co-op and Graduating Students
MATH - Scientific Computation, MATH - Pure Mathematics, MATH - Mathematical Economics, MATH - Computing & Financial Management, MATH - Computer Science, MATH - Combinatorics & Optimization, 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.
Leadership has been described as 'evolving self-discovery' – we LEARN leadership through experience, feedback, reflection, role models, theory and discovering our passions and goals. Within this session leadership will be explored as a capacity that all members within a group possess.
Topics include:Leadership theories and their evolution Self-assessment and principles of leadership Discovering your passions and setting extreme goal
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