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Feridun Hamdullahpur

Feridun Hamdullahpur
President and Vice-Chancellor

  1. Jan. 10, 2017Celebrating 60 Years of InnovationFeridun Hamdullahpur Speaking at the 60th Lecture

    I am excited to welcome you back to the University of Waterloo for 2017. As we all return to campus after the holiday break, we should take a moment to reflect on the significance of this New Year. It is anything but a regular year.

  2. Dec. 21, 2016A Good Year

    President Hamdullahpur looks back at a successful 2016, and thanks the University of Waterloo community for their hard work the whole year through.

  3. Dec. 9, 20162016 Year in Review Feridun taking a selfie with students in CHEM120

    2016 has been a great year for UWaterloo, thanks to all the hard work of so many students, staff, faculty, partners and friends. 

    I can't wait to start the new year with you, in celebration of Waterloo's 60 years of innovation.

    Until then, here's a recap of some great experiences and events we had in 2016. 

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