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.
Join us at the Institute for Quantum Computing for a two-week introduction to the theoretical and experimental study of quantum information processing.
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!
A year ago, the University of Waterloo announced its involvement in the United Nation Women’s HeForShe IMPACT 10x10x10 initiative to achieve our goal of comprehensive, long-term, and sustainable gender equity.
To celebrate this milestone, please join Feridun Hamdullahpur to welcome Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, to the University of Waterloo.
Velocity and the Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO) would like to invite you to the West Region Launch of OBIO’s industry anticipated consultation report “How Canada Should Be Engaging in a $9 Trillion Dollar Health Economy.”
Register here for the event!
Finding conference proceedings can be tricky! This hands-on session will introduce you to deciphering conference proceedings citations and provide you with the tools to navigate the often complicated search process.
Join us for the After Identity: Mennonite Writing in North America book launch with speaker, Robert Zacharias, along with a panel of contributors.
Enjoy an evening of Balinese music, complete with dancers. The concert will feature Grebel Artist-in-Residence I Dewa Made Suparta, as well as students enrolled in the Spring term Gamelan course. Admission is free. Concert goers will have a chance to try the instruments themselves after the concert. All ages welcome.
On the island of Bali, Indonesia the idea of community and the spirit of interaction are highly valued and extend to music-making. Being an aural/oral tradition, repertoire is learned through imitation and repetition, by listening and watching Students experience this communal process of creating a unified sound on a gamelan semara dana (one of several types of gamelan found in Bali) consisting of gongs, metallophones, drums, and flutes. Come join us and be transported to Bali. You will have a chance to try the instruments yourself after the concert.
This week we will address general legal and accounting considerations that will affect YOUR business. Join us at the free workshop "Setup Your Business Like A Boss" to learn the basics of setting up your business legally and financially.
Register here for the workshop and free pizza!