The competition invites teams of up to four students to choose an important industry problem, and thoroughly research it to understand its history, scope, and impact, before pitching the findings to a panel of judges on February 15. Teams will compete for a share of up to $15,000 in grant funding to go toward a venture dedicated to aiding the problem described.
Apply for the Problem Pitch Competition online.
Applications close: Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 11:59PM
Do you know an outstanding teacher? How about nominating him or her for a teaching award? Nominations for the Distinguished Teacher Award (DTA) are due on Friday, February 2, 2017.
Do you know an exceptional Student Teacher (Graduate TA, Undergraduate TA, Lab Instructor, etc.)? Here’s your chance to recognize him or her with an award!
The nominations for the Amit and Meena Chakma Awards for Exceptional Teaching by a Student (AETS) are due on Friday, February 9, 2018. Submit yours today!
Do you have a solution to a major global problem?
The World’s Challenge Challenge at the University of Waterloo is a competition where teams of three diverse students pick one of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (also known as Global Goals), and propose a solution. Teams will be selected for interviews occurring on February 14, and six teams will be selected to make a 5-7 minute presentation on March 1, proposing a solution to a panel of judges, with Q&A.
The best scientific writing is clear, concise and easily comprehended by its intended audience. Learn skills for writing in the sciences, including identifying and correcting common errors to write with precision and fluidity. We will work through several examples to apply the skills you learn in the workshop.
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Come learn about Amazon & meet with Amazon engineers! Amazon will be recruiting for Summer 2018 co-op as well as full-time new grad Software Development opportunities for offices in Canada and US.
Capella Intima will present a programme of late 18th and early 19th-century glees and catches that would have been popular during the early days of the city of Hamilton. A little Kitchener-Waterloo history will be incorporated as well! Selections by Parry, Stanford, Billings, Cooke, and Sullivan will be included, with readings and recollections from the period of the founding of the City of Hamilton. This programme has been made possible by the generous support of the City of Hamilton Canada 150 Fund.
Aviva Canada Inc. is one of the leading property and casualty insurance groups in Canada, providing home, automobile, and business insurance and premier claims service to more than 3 million customers across Canada. We have a lot to offer to talented people just entering the working world.
Are you an aspiring entrepreneur looking for more than an internship this summer? How about getting quality time with some of the investors behind companies like Snap, Nest, StitchFix, TaskRabbit and GrubHub? Follow in the footsteps of the founders of Crittercism, Pinterest, Pulse, Sourcegraph and Lark. Come learn about Lightspeed Venture Partners' application process for its 2018 Summer Fellowship at this info session.