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!
Film Premiere: The last Objectors
The story of Canada’s conscientious Objectors of the Second World War.
Tutoring Beyond Boarders: Exam Cram
Tutoring Beyond Borders is a local charity that offers free tutoring for Gr. 7-12 students in Waterloo Region. At the end of each school semester, TBB provides free exam review sessions for Grades 9-12 students just before exams start.
The Exam Cram is structured like small group tutoring sessions. Stations for each subject area will be set up with several tutors at each one. Students may sit down for help at one station the entire time, or may choose to move to another station should he or she need help with several subjects.