Events - 2015

Friday, November 27, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST

Developing Your Exam Strategy

Friday, November 20, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST

The earth is flat and vaccines cause autism: think about it

space is limited: guests please register

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 (all day) to Friday, November 20, 2015 (all day)
An immersive, pre-university experience including an introduction to the art and science of reading academic papers, an opportunity to explore
cutting-edge discoveries with professors, and the chance to engage with
current student researchers.
Friday, November 13, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST

You - and the planet - are what you eat:  How our dietary patterns contribute to “unhealthy people and an unhealthy planet”

Saturday, November 7, 2015 (all day)

Join us at Waterloo's Fall Open House!

Friday, November 6, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST

My life, my education & our chance to collaborate

Friday, October 30, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

Following up from the KI museum course field trip to Berlin last spring, the third year students are giving conference-style poster presentations to the KI community based on their observations of exhibit design considerations from one or more museum exhibits they visited.

Friday, October 23, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

The things that are possible with MAD resources

Workshops for KI students, pre-registration is required

Friday, October 16, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

The Healthy Weights Connection: A systems approach to reducing risk of obesity among First Nations and Métis children

Friday, October 2, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

In Spring 2015, Bachelor of Knowledge Integration students capped off their second year with a field trip to Berlin to study museums. Now they're sharing their reflections with the KI community.

Friday, September 25, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

Running a Tax Department for a big Canadian Bank: an interesting and multidisciplinary challenge

space is limited: guests please register

Friday, September 25, 2015 (all day) to Sunday, September 27, 2015 (all day)

Join us downtown Toronto at the Ontario Universities' Fair, 10am-5pm.

Find out more about Knowledge Integration and the University of Waterloo and speak to current students and professors. Look for the green shirts at the Waterloo booth!

Friday, September 18, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT to Friday, December 4, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST

Join the KI community at our Friday afternoon seminars, where we'll learn together about knowledge integration in action!

Thursday, July 30, 2015 — 1:30 PM EDT

The SHAD Waterloo enrichment program for high school students with strong interests and potential in sciences, technology, engineering and entrepreneurship will have a public open house to share what we've been working on during the month of July.

  • Thursday, July 30
  • 1:30-4pm
  • Conrad Grebel University College, Great Hall

The open house will include displays about our activities including workshops, lectures, guest speakers, and recreation.

Sunday, July 5, 2015 (all day) to Friday, July 31, 2015 (all day)

The Department of Knowledge Integration is host to the SHAD program at the University of Waterloo. Many of our faculty and staff are involved, along with some KI students!

SHAD is a summer enrichment experience for high school students from across Canada.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

We're thrilled to celebrate the convocation of the KI Class of 2015!

Here are the plans of some of our BKI grads.

Saturday, May 23, 2015 (all day)

Students who have received an Offer of Admission to Waterloo, and their families, are invited to join us on this special visit day.

You@Waterloo Day schedule and registration

Sunday, May 10, 2015 (all day) to Thursday, May 14, 2015 (all day)

Students will consider the perspectives of scientists, engineers, writers, philosophers, and others as they examine the theme.

Monday, April 27, 2015 (all day) to Friday, May 8, 2015 (all day)

The field trip kicks off the Museum Course, where Knowledge Integration students practise interdisciplinary collaboration by designing original, working museum exhibits. They start by studying museums in a museum-rich city, and they finish with an exhibition of their own work in March of their third year.

Check out their trip photos!

Friday, March 27, 2015 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

The graduating class of Knowledge Integration students will be presenting poster displays of their senior research projects. Forming the capstone of their four-year undergraduate career, these projects represent an exciting synthesis of the diverse disciplines the students have explored through this one-of-a-kind interdisciplinary program.

Friday, March 20, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

Driving Software Innovation in Healthcare

Monday, March 16, 2015 (all day) to Friday, March 20, 2015 (all day)

From engineering and the environment to science fiction and virtual reality, students will spend a week exploring the theme of design with a community of like-minded peers.

Monday, March 16, 2015 (all day) to Wednesday, March 18, 2015 (all day)

KI-X (n): Knowledge Integration eXhibition; a convergence of disciplines, teaching methods and creative minds in an exhibition of topical, object-centric displays.

Saturday, March 14, 2015 (all day)

Join us for a great day!

Discuss your interests in KI with our students, professors, and staff in the Knowledge Integration studio, Environment 2 (EV2), room 2069.

Also, there will be campus-wide events and tours.

Friday, March 13, 2015 — 2:30 PM EDT

Who speaks for Islam and free speech? Liberation or systemic oppression

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