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Thursday, January 4, 2018 — 9:30 AM to Friday, February 2, 2018 — 4:30 PM EST
Distinguished teacher award information poster

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.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 — 9:30 AM to Friday, February 9, 2018 — 4:30 PM EST
Awards for Exceptional Teaching by a Student Poster

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!

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 (all day) to Sunday, January 21, 2018 (all day)
Problem Lab logo

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

Monday, January 15, 2018 — 9:00 AM to Saturday, February 3, 2018 — 11:59 PM EST
Globe ullustration

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.

Thursday, January 18, 2018 — 8:30 AM EST to Friday, April 13, 2018 — 5:00 PM EDT

Conrad Grebel University College’s Peace and Conflict Studies program (PACS) at the University of Waterloo was the first peace studies program in Canada, and has remained a leader in peace education for 40 years. With PACS’ innovative approach to learning, students can choose arts-based assignment options in many courses.

Saturday, January 20, 2018 — 9:00 AM to Sunday, January 21, 2018 — 6:15 PM EST
Game Jam Winter 2018 Poster
Monday, January 22, 2018 — 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM EST

Explore the ways that words and phrases fit together. Build simple and complex sentences. Make your paragraphs shine.

This four-part winter series welcomes undergraduate and graduate students at all levels of experience to explore the mechanics of English, experiment with how its pieces fit together, and practice proofreading and editing.

Monday, January 22, 2018 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EST

The Fairfax Co-op Program offers exciting domestic and international opportunities through our network of companies. With an extensive list of positions in a variety of fields and industries, there is something for everyone.

Monday, January 22, 2018 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST

For Masters,Intermediate,PhD,Junior,Senior Co-op and Graduating Students 
Theme - Computing: Hardware, Theme - Quality Assurance and Control , Theme - Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography , Theme - Computing: Software, Theme - Computing: Quality Assurance , Theme - Computing: Information Systems , Theme - Human Resources, Theme - Digital and Graphic Media; Web Site Design and Development

Monday, January 22, 2018 — 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM EST

For Senior,Junior,Intermediate Co-op Students 
Theme - Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography , Theme - Computing: Software, Theme - Data Analytics, Statistical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization