Thursday, April 18, 2019

Waterloo student advances to the National Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition

3MT Ontario finalists

Congratulations Haya Almutairi, PhD Candidate, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Monday, April 15, 2019

Workday onboarding: Important info for new grad student employees

All new graduate student employees will be required to complete the onboarding process in Workday, which includes setting up banking information for direct deposit. The onboarding process needs to be completed as soon as possible to ensure that pay can be issued at the end of each month. Graduate students who have completed onboarding in a previous term will be prompted to verify or update their information.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Introducing the GRADventure Professional Skills Conference!

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Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs is thrilled to introduce the first GRADventure Professional Skills Conference!

Thursday, March 21, 2019

UWaterloo 3MT winners are announced

Fifteen of Waterloo's top Three Minute Thesis (3MT) finalists from across six faculties gathered to compete in the university-wide final event on Wednesday, March 20 in the Theatre of the Arts, ML. With topics ranging from the right to die for mature minors to the value of ornament in Architecture, the esteemed 3MT judges were challenged in selecting just two winners.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

A multi-million dollar alumni donation supports postdocs and graduate students

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Hong Kong-based Accounting alumnus Calvin Choi (BA'01) delivers a multi-million dollar fund to create a unique postdoctoral program and support exisitng programs at Waterloo

Monday, March 11, 2019

Fostering connections: UW International Spouses group

Life can be lonely for the spouses of international students, visiting professors, staff, faculty and postdocs who follow their partners abroad.  Since 2005, the UW International Spouses group has served as a community for those wishing to meet other people, learn about Canada, go on outings and make connections.  To learn more about the group visit their website and check out their Facebook page.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Three Waterloo grad students among top entries for the NSERC Science, Action! contest

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Three University of Waterloo Graduate Students are among top entries for the NSERC Science, Action! Video contest: