Events - 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
 drop-in problem solving and more

Bring your questions and ideas to FAUW President Bryan Tolson and the FAUW staff Mondays at 2:30 in MC 4001.

Friday, September 20, 2019 — 5:30 PM EDT
New faculty & family welcome dinner. September 20.

FAUW and the University invite all faculty who've started since last September to a casual family-friendly dinner at the University Club on September 20.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Join other faculty interested in exploring our role in confronting the climate crisis and its multiple injustices, global and local.

Monday, September 16, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
 drop-in problem solving and more

Bring your questions and ideas to FAUW President Bryan Tolson and the FAUW staff Mondays at 2:30 in MC 4001.

Monday, September 9, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
 drop-in problem solving and more

Bring your questions and ideas to FAUW President Bryan Tolson and the FAUW staff Mondays at 2:30 in MC 4001.

Monday, August 19, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT
 drop-in problem solving and more

Bring your questions and ideas to FAUW President Bryan Tolson and the FAUW staff Mondays at 2:30 in MC 4001.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Got questions? We've got answers. Get them at our new faculty drop-in social August 13 at the Grad House.

The FAUW Board invites new faculty members to join us at the Grad House between 2:30 and 4:00 p.m. on August 13 for a pint or a pop, and free nachos. Bring any questions you have about how things work at Waterloo, or just come to meet your colleagues and enjoy some snacks.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 (all day) to Friday, August 9, 2019 (all day)

The Centre for Teaching Excellence (CTE) hosts New Faculty Teaching Days each August. These workshops are for all new faculty who have arrived since September 1, 2018, or who were unable to attend the sessions last year or are new to their current teaching assignment. This year, they're happening August 7–9.

Learn more about and register for the New Faculty Teaching Days.

Thursday, July 25, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM EDT
Summer 2019 Indigenization reading circle June 27 and July 25, 10:30–11:45, HH235

Would you like to know more about Indigenization and reconciliation in the university context? Join us in the FAUW Indigenization Reading Circle. Your area of expertise doesn’t matter because there are no prerequisites! Together we will work at hearing Indigenous voices and contemplate what respect for Indigenous ways of knowing and being means for universities. 

All members of the UW community are welcome.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

The FAUW Board invites new faculty members to join us at Molly Bloom's at 2:30 p.m. on July 24 for a pint or a pop, and free snacks. We’ll also be dispensing free advice, should you want it. Bring any questions you have about how things work at Waterloo, or just come to meet your colleagues and enjoy some pub food.

RSVPs to laura.mcdonald@uwaterloo.ca are appreciated, but don't let a lack of RSVP prevent you from coming!

Thursday, June 27, 2019 — 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM EDT
Summer 2019 Indigenization reading circle June 27 and July 25, 10:30–11:45, HH235

Would you like to know more about Indigenization and reconciliation in the university context? Join us in the FAUW Indigenization Reading Circle. Your area of expertise doesn’t matter because there are no prerequisites! Together we will work at hearing Indigenous voices and contemplate what respect for Indigenous ways of knowing and being means for universities. 

All members of the UW community are welcome.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019 — 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT
Lecturers year-end celebration June 11 3:00 at the Grad House

Recently, FAUW took an important step toward pay equity for lecturers by securing adjustments to faculty salary thresholds so they no longer unfairly disadvantage lecturers over the course of our careers. FAUW and the Lecturers’ Committee cordially invite all lecturers to join us at the Grad House as we celebrate this achievement.

Please come and socialize with your colleagues from around campus and enjoy some light refreshments.

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 (all day) to Thursday, April 25, 2019 (all day)
Tenure & promotion workshop series April 24-25

FAUW presents an annual workshop series to help tenure-track faculty through key transitions in their academic career.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
2019 Spring General Meeting. April 9 12:00 pm in QNC 1502

The FAUW Spring General Meeting will be held Tuesday, April 9 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm in QNC 1502. Lunch will be provided.

Monday, April 8, 2019 — 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
You've got tenure or continuing status. Now what?

This half-day workshop will explore the unique opportunities and challenges of being an Associate Professor or Continuing Lecturer—and help you plan for the next steps in your career.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
Indigeneity and the University reading circle.

The FAUW reading circle on Indigenizing the academy continues. Newcomers are welcome!

On March 27, we’re discussing the 2019 Hagey Lecture and “The Spectacle of Reconciliation: On (the) Unsettling Responsibilities to Indigenous Peoples in the Academy” by Michelle Daigle.

Monday, March 25, 2019 — 7:00 PM EDT
Living Indigenous Law in Canada

John Borrows, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law, will deliver the 2019 Hagey Lecture, “Living Indigenous Law in Canada,” at the University of Waterloo on March 25.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EST
Indigeneity and the University reading circle.

The FAUW reading circle on Indigenizing the academy continues. Newcomers are welcome!

On March 27, we’re discussing the 2019 Hagey Lecture and “The Spectacle of Reconciliation: On (the) Unsettling Responsibilities to Indigenous Peoples in the Academy” by Michelle Daigle.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 — 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Tell us what's up at Coffee with the FAUW President.

FAUW President Bryan Tolson is coming to you! He'll be visiting coffee shops in each Faculty on Tuesdays in January–March. Bring your suggestions, questions, and concerns and find out how FAUW can help. 

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