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Conchies Speak: Ontario Mennonites in Alternative Service

Monday, January 11, 2016 - 8:30 AM to Friday, December 16, 2016 - 4:30 PM EST
Conchies Speak: Ontario Mennonites in Alternatives Service 1941-1946

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.

Nature Unleashed: Inside Natural Disasters

Friday, July 1, 2016 (all day) to Monday, February 20, 2017 (all day)

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.  Come build a volcano, move tectonic plates, and experience what it’s like to stand in the eye of a tornado.  Visitors can come face to face with artifacts that have survived real disasters and understand the science behind what causes these powerful disasters to occur.

Dealing with our Darknesses: An Anglican-Muslim Conversation about Transgression, Penitence, and Transformation

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 7:00 PM EDT to Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM EST

A Series of Challenging Inter-Faith Conversations       

Dealing with our Darknesses - Workshops

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 2:00 PM EDT to Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM EST

Janet Biggs "Echo of the Unknown"

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 12:00 PM EDT to Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 5:00 PM EST

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.

What happened in the US Election

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EST

Join professors from the departments of Political Science and History for a forum dissecting events surrounding the 2016 US Election. Q and A and discussion will follow the speakers' opening remarks.

Speakers 

Animal Studies and the Voice of the Other

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EST
Ron Broglio will pursue what animal studies can push against in terms of the animal “rights” movement.

Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EST
Three different student chamber music groups will perform pieces by Handel, Koechlin, and other composers. Free admission, reception to follow.

GreenHouse Social Impact Showcase

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM EST
St. Paul's GreenHouse students hamming it up

Join us at the Social Impact Showcase, where we will be celebrating the diversity of our GreenHouse innovators and their journeys in social entrepreneurship.

We will be announcing grants for some early-stage, high-potential ideas, and the Social Impact Fund winners will present their projects.

Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) Program Webinar

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 5:30 PM EST
Are you right for MBET?

Learn more about the Master of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology (MBET) program at UWaterloo by attending a free, live, online information session. The webinar delves into the details of this innovative program, including admissions requirements, alumni stories, and information about the practicum.

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 10:30 PM EST

December 6th is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. Students, faculty, staff and community leaders will come together to reflect and commemorate the 14 young women whose lives were taken.

Copyright & Licensing for Teaching

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM EST

This quick workshop will introduce you to the basics of copyright and licensing for your teaching.

Responding to Disrespectful Communication

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST



The racist joke. The sexist slur. The stereotype. The response "it was only a joke" when the impact of a comment is named. In this interactive workshop, we will explore ways to constructively address disrespectful communication, whether it was directed at ourselves or others.

Lecturers' Town Hall Meeting

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM EST

The Faculty Association Lecturers Committee invites all lecturers at Waterloo to attend a town hall meeting.

Please come share your experiences and meet other lecturers from across campus.

Cognitive Science Confessions: My biggest research mistakes

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 3:00 PM to 5:20 PM EST
A group of scholars will reflect on their research. "Confessors" from computer science, linguistics, neuroscience and psychology will be presenting.

Becoming a better man - Working to end gender-based violence

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM EST

Calling all male University of Waterloo students! Through interactive exercises, this three hour workshop will provide men with the tools to become better versions of themselves.

Grad write-ins

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST

Write together. Connect to our grad writing community to stay focused and motivated!

Fridays 9am – 11am, SCH 228F

Lectures in Catholic Experience - Shane Claiborne: The Scandal of Grace

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST

WISE Public Lecture: Experimental and Computational Optimization of a Wind Turbine Blade De-Icing System

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM EST

On Tuesday November 24 WISE is pleased to host Daniela Roeper, Founder of Borealis Wind. Borealis Wind has designed a wind turbine blade de-icing retrofit (the “Borealis De-icing System”).

A Sample Size of None: Creating Your Own Career Path

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EST
Madhur Anand December 13 Gender & Equity Scholarship Series

Part of the Gender and Equity Scholarship Series

SpeakerMadhur Anand (Waterloo Institute for Complexity & Innovation)

Aging in a technological world: bridging disciplines to tackle the dementia epidemic

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM EST
Julie Robillard

On December 15th, 10:30am, Julie Robillard, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia will be giving a public lecture on how technology can assist us with aging and dementia.

Grad write-ins

Friday, December 16, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST

Write together. Connect to our grad writing community to stay focused and motivated!

Fridays 9am – 11am, SCH 228F

Master of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology (MBET) Program Webinar

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 10:30 AM EST
Are you right for MBET?

Learn more about the Master of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Technology (MBET) program at UWaterloo by attending a free, live, online information session. The webinar delves into the details of this innovative program, including admissions requirements, alumni stories, and information about the practicum.

Waterloo Women's Wednesdays: Holiday Luncheon

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 12:00 PM EST
W3 holiday luncheon

W3 (Waterloo Women's Wednesdays) is a monthly gathering of woman-identified and non-binary grad students, post-docs, staff and faculty that (usually) meets on the last Wednesday of each month from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Grad House.

Each December, W3 also hosts a holiday luncheon at the University Club.

Grad write-ins

Friday, December 23, 2016 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST

Write together. Connect to our grad writing community to stay focused and motivated!

Fridays 9am – 11am, SCH 228F

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