Events - January 2021

Friday, January 29, 2021 — 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST
New faculty orientation

Faculty members who started at Waterloo after (or who missed) the new faculty events in August and September are invited to an information session on January 29, 2021. Representatives from the Centre for Teaching Excellence and the Faculty Association will be there to share information and answer questions about starting your career at UW.

Thursday, January 28, 2021 — 11:00 AM EST
A discussion with the Climate Justice Working Group about what a declaration would mean for FAUW.

Inspired by the example of hundreds of universities around the world, including many in Canada, FAUW's Climate Justice Working Group has proposed that FAUW declare a climate emergency with specific commitments to accelerate the Association’s ambition on climate justice.

Microsoft Teams Meeting Link:

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 — 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST
applying for tenure

FAUW's Academic Freedom & Tenure Committee runs a series of information sessions to help faculty through key transitions in their academic career. This session is for faculty applying for tenure in the next year or two.

Microsoft Teams Meeting Link:

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 — 12:00 PM EST

Do you want to know what you can do to support Indigenous students and colleagues in STEM and learn more about how Indigenous ways of knowing relate to your field? Come learn about plans for the UW chapter of the Canadian Indigenous Science and Engineering Society.