Registration and first round extended until this Wednesday, October 9, at 1:00 pm!
Tomsk Polytechnic University (State National Research University) (TPU), Russia, and the University of Waterloo (UW), Canada, are hosting an international Internet-Olympics for students at the two universities taking German courses. The Internet-Olympics are taking place from September 29 to November 25, 2013.
Professor Emma Betz has received a LITE Seed Grant for her project entitled Developing communication and transcultural skills: Steps to enhance first-year language learning and graduate teacher training at UW.
Award-winning author of Paris 1919: Six Months that Changed the World, Margaret MacMillan, is giving the University of Waterloo annual Hagey Lecture on Thursday September 19th, 2013, at Humanities Theatre in Hagey Hall. "Choice or Accident: The Outbreak of World War One" will look at what used to be known as The Great War on the eve of its hundredth anniversary.