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  1. Mar. 19, 2017Potential Grand River Transit Service Interruption

    From:             D. George Dixon, Acting President

    Members of the University of Waterloo campus community should be aware of a possible Grand River Transit labour disruption, which could begin as early as 12:01 a.m. on March 20, 2017.

    Students, staff and faculty are advised to consider alternative transportation arrangements in the event that transit service is unavailable.

    More information will be provided as it becomes available at uwaterloo.ca.

  2. Mar. 9, 20172017 UWaterloo Three Minute Thesis finalists are announced

    The judges have decided

    After nearly a month's worth of faculty-based heats, the fifteen finalists for UWaterloo's Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final competition have been identified. On March 23, 2017 they will compete for prizes and the opportunity to advance to the Ontario Provincial 3MT finals.

  3. Feb. 9, 2017An update on the U.S. Executive Order on Immigration and Travel

    Feridun Hamdullahpur, University of Waterloo President and Vice-Chancellor has provided An update on the U.S. Executive Order on Immigration and Travel (Office of the President website).

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  1. Mar. 23, 2017University of Waterloo 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) final competition1 slide. 3 minutes. Outstanding ideas.

    3 Minutes Thesis (3MT) finalists from across 6 University of Waterloo faculties will compete to win money and advance to the 3MT Provincial finals!

    Competitors will have 1 static slide and 3 minutes to present the breadth and significance of their graduate research to a non-specialist panel of judges.

  2. Mar. 30, 2017GRADtalks: Measuring Climate Change: Science or Politics?iceberg with text (Measuring Climate Change: Science or Politics?)

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