CANCELLED-A talk by the Hon. M. Sinclair, Senator
Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 10am.
Due to severe weather, this event has been cancelled.
Renison Alumni Event: Lantern Light Tour
Join your fellow alumni of the Waterloo affiliated colleges on a Lantern Light Tour of Doon Heritage Village. This family friendly event is an annual Christmas staple of Waterloo Region.
Doon Heritage Village
10 Huron Rd. | Kitchener, Ontario
Friday, December 6, 2019 | 7:00 p.m. | $15/person
Come and enjoy the many flavours of the Arab world with this year's Arab Cultural Festival!
Join us for a celebration in poetry, fashion, creative arts, music, and dance.
Looking for the perfect holiday gift, a way to de-stress, and a way to give back to a meaningful cause?
Then you don't want to miss the Oso bear stuffing & pop-up shop at Renison!
When: Thursday, November 21st @ 12-1:30
Where: Renison Great Hall
What: bear stuffing, bear sales, raffle prizes, and bake sale
Learn about the impact of Nestlé water bottling in communities around the world.
Franklin Frederick - Brazilian writer and political/environmental campaign activist now living in Switzerland. He was part of the campaign to stop Nestlé water-taking in São Lourenço, Brazil.
Yan Li’s award winning book, Faith Fears No Distance, published in Shanghai in 2018, is turned into a documentary film, Faith Fears No Distance-Rediscovering Norman Bethune. The 2 hour long film will be launched in China in 2020 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and China.
The film was coproduced by Chinese Bethune Spirit Research Association and Canada Longevity Enterprise Group, etc. Yan Li is the screenwriter.
Free Public Event!
Join us for two powerful films, including a world premiere, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A.
The Mush Hole with R.G. Miller
(Running time, 14 mins)
Join us to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the One Sky Festival at Renison University College. This FREE community event is perfect for families and will include live music, dance performances, local delicacies, and face painting!
When: September 21, 2019
When: 11am - 2pm
Where: Renison University College (240 Westmount Rd N, Waterloo)
Experience art, music and food at Renison’s night market!
With a variety of vendors, there will be lots of sights and sounds to enjoy while you savour cuisine from all over the world.
Join us for a family-friendly evening to help celebrate Renison’s 60th anniversary.
Saturday, June 22, 2019
4-6pm | Dunker Family Lounge
Renison University College
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please join us in discussion with 2SLGBTQ+ faith leaders about the relationship between sexuality and gender identity and faith:
Decoding racism, multiculturalism, and post-colonialism in the quest for belonging in Canada and beyond
Authors: Kathy Hogarth & Wendy L. Fletcher
When: Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 12:00pm
Where: Renison Atrium
Out of Galilee
Christian thought as a great conversation
Author: M. Darrol Bryant
When: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Where: Dunker Family Lounge
Free draw for a signed book!
Girlhood, Racial Hierarchies, and International Relations in the 1920s and 1930s
Speaker: Dr. Kristine Alexander, Associate Professor, History, Canada Research Chair in Child and Youth Studies, University of Lethbridge.
When: May 7, 2019 2-3:30 pm
Dr. Seung Hyok Lee will be delivering a lecture, titled "Japan as a "Normal Country"? Japan's Relations with its Neighbours." Dr. Lee is a Lecturer in the department of Political Science at the University of Toronto. Professor David Welch from the University of Waterloo, Basillie School of International Affairs is the lecture's commentator.
The School of Social Work at Renison University College invites you to celebrate with us!
“Racism, Equity and Student Voices: A Conversation with RAISE
(Racial Advocacy for Inclusion, Solidarity and Equity)”
Speaker: Ethan Candler, Advocacy Director, RAISE
The Lusi Wong Library is holding its annual used book sale from March 18 to March 22!
When: March 19, 10am to March 23, 4pm
Where: In the hallway outside the Lusi Wong Library
Coming to March Break Open House?
Don't forget to check out the small close-knit community that Renison has to offer Waterloo students. While you are ironing out your program details, make sure you take a residence tour and test drive where you want to live next year too!