News for Current students

Monday, March 22, 2021

Definite Term Lecturers - Faculty of Arts

The Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo invites applications for two positions at the rank of Lecturer, for definite-term contracts of three years beginning August 1, 2021. These positions will support a Faculty-wide initiative, “Arts First”, designed to help undergraduate students build foundational competencies in communication and analysis in small class settings.

Friday, March 19, 2021

New Spring 2021 course

REES 260 course poster and information

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Grants in Diversity and Inclusion

Spray painting of George Floyd

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies is pleased to announce grants to support initiatives aimed at diversifying German studies and making it more inclusive. This will be of interest to programs, instructors, faculty members, and graduate students who are pursuing projects that will facilitate diversity and inclusion in scholarship, teaching, and public outreach.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Nominations Open for the Piller Graduate Research Award

Applications are currently being accepted for the Cecilia and Late George Piller Graduate Research Award. 

The Cecilia and late George Piller Award is given each year to two excellent full-time graduate students in the Faculty of Arts who conduct research related to German language, culture, history, and/or society. Each award is valued at $4,000.

For more information, please visit the Waterloo Centre for German Studies website.

Friday, February 19, 2021

Declare your Major / Minor Info Session

Learn more about programs in Germanic & Slavic Studies (including Cultural Identities), exchange opportunities, and how German can boost your career.
Virtual Declare your Major / Minor info session.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021, from 11:45am to 12:30pm and