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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Renison mourns the passing of its last living Founder

Harvey Southcott stands at a microphone

It is with sadness, but with profound gratitude, that Renison University College relays the news that our last living founder, The Venerable Harvey Southcott, passed away on August 6, 2018 at the age of 93.

Friday, October 12, 2018

10th International Symposium held by Confucius Institute in Waterloo

The International Symposium on Cultural Identity and Confidence in the Era of Post-multiculturalism was successfully held in Waterloo by Renison University College and the Confucius Institute in Waterloo from September 28 to October 3, 2018.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Annual Life Safety Systems Testing

Inspection and testing of the facility life-safety systems is required annually.  Our service provider, Tyco/Simplex-Grinnell, is on-site Thursday August 23rd – Tuesday August 28th, along with numerous contractors.

The inspection will involve ringing the fire bells, which is scheduled for this Monday, August 27.  This involves short, intermittent ringing throughout the day.  Evacuation is not required unless directed by Facilities staff in person.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Message from Chair of Renison's Board of Governors

Headshot of The Rev. Canon Matthew Griffin, Chair of the Board of Governors

Renison's Board of Governors thanks President Wendy Fletcher for accomplishments of first term; hopeful President will accept second term

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

President Fletcher carries University of Waterloo mace at convocation

Wendy Fletcher holds the mace of the University of Waterloo, while standing next the Waterloo's president, Feridun Hamdullahpur

Last week, Renison's president, Dr. Wendy L. Fletcher, was selected to serve as the macebearer for the Arts convocation at the University of Waterloo. This is a role steeped in history and full of symbolism.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Three of eight LITE grants awarded to Renison faculty for innovative teaching projects

The Office of the Associate Vice President, Academic and the Centre for Teaching Excellence have announced the recipients of the latest round of Learning Innovation and Teaching Enhancement (LITE) seed grants. Three of the eight grants were awarded to Renison University College faculty.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Renison student takes first prize in Canada National Japanese Speech Contest

Photo of Elli Li holding certificate

Elli Li, an Accounting and Finanical Management student who is also studying the Japanese language at Renison, has won first place in the Intermediate Category at the 29th Canada National Japanese Speech Contest.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Renison professor awarded UWaterloo Faculty Association's Equity and Inclusivity Award

Professor Christine Logel stands with other award recipients, VIPs, representatives.

Renison Professor Christine Logel, along with three other awardees, is the recipient of this year’s Equity and Inclusivity Award, presented by the Equity Committee of the University of Waterloo’s Faculty Association. Rather than present only one award, the committee felt that it needed to break with tradition and select multiple winners given the number and quality of nominees.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Renison students dominate Chinese Proficiency Competition once again

At this year’s Ontario-Manitoba University Students Chinese Proficiency Competition, Hannah Gardiner and Daniel Afzal, students in Renison’s Culture and Language Studies department, won the First Prize and Excellency Award respectively.

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