Keynote Speaker: Alexandre Trudeau - "Multilingualism in an Increasingly Globalized World"
Voices Around Us: UW Choirs in Concert
The three choral ensembles of the University of Waterloo join forces for an eclectic program of music from through the ages and across the world. Works include composers Arvo Pärt, Ēriks Ešenvalds, Erik Whitacre, Anton Bruckner, Craig Hella Johnson and more. Performances by the Conrad Grebel Chapel Choir, University of Waterloo Chamber Choir, and The University Choir. Tickets are $10/$5 students & seniors. Tickets are available at the door.
Fancy a Cuppa? Music from the Glorious Isles
The orchestra@uwaterloo is a group of approximately 60 students, staff, faculty and alumni. The concert features music by Vaughan Williams & Mendelssohn. Admission is free!
International Movie Screenings
Stop by for popcorn and an international movie!
Study, Work and Research in GERMANY
Information Session Presented by:
DAAD – German Academic Exchange Service
Co-op International Photo Contest
Visitors, staff and employers are invited to view and vote on student submitted photographs taken during their co-operative work-terms outside of Canada. Each photo comes with a story of the photo and the student’s experience. This is the 10th anniversary of the contest and will sure to be the best one yet! To celebrate the 10th anniversary, there will be not one, not two, but three prizes awarded!
International Graduate Student Experiences (Panel Discussion)
Panel discussion followed by a casual dinner where panel members will rotate through tables to converse with attendees.
More information to come!
Renison's Living Library
What is a Living Library?
Exchange Art Gallery and Photo Contest
Each year hundreds of students visit Waterloo on exchange, or go abroad to study at host schools around the world. The Student Success Office will be hosting an exhibit showcasing photos that were submitted by past Exchange Photo Contest participants.
In addition to the exhibit, the Fall 2019 contest will be hosted by the SSO's @uwaterloolife account during November 18-22.
Flavours of the World
Hungry? Enjoy different cultural cuisine each day at Renison.
Come say Hello! and grab a button. Buttons that say “Hello” in different languages will be available for students, staff and faculty to pick-up and wear during the week and beyond!
Interactive Map, Book Display and Buttons
Stop by the Dana Porter and Davis Centre Libraries and check-out the interactive map! Place a sticker to show where "home" is for you and see where others call home. While you're there, visit the international book displays and take a free button!