Events - 2018

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EST
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Hey UW! Interested in making your own pair of Sci Socks? On Wednesday November 21st SciSoc will be hosting a DIY tie dye event where you can decorate your own pair of socks AND take them home! Socks will be provided while supplies last, so make sure to come out and decorate some as soon as you can!!

Friday, November 16, 2018 — 7:00 PM to Saturday, November 17, 2018 — 1:00 AM EST
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Join SciSoc on November 16th for our anually anticipated event, Sciball! This years theme is Soirée Au Cirque! Tickets are being sold in the SciSoc office (STC 1023). Only cash will be accepted as payment. Don't forget your WatCards!

Thursday, November 8, 2018 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
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Hey UW!

Still adjusting to university life? SciSoc has all the tips and tricks you'll need to live independently, including tips for cooking, managing your finances (with a guest credit union representative), and more! This event will be taking place from 6:00-8:00pm in RCH 301. We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT

SciSoc is inviting Joseph Varga (Biology PhD Student), Stacey Lavery (Analytical Chemistry Lab Instructor) and others to talk to YOU about how it is to work in your field. The event will be taking place October 30th in STC 0010 from 6:00-8:00pm.

Friday, October 26, 2018 — 5:00 PM EDT
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Looking to blow off steam before getting snowed-in by midterms and exams? Didn't get a chance to visit wonderland in the summer? SciSoc will be busing students on Friday October 26th from QNC to Canada's Wonderland to take part in their seasonal Halloween Haunt event!

You can start purchasing tickets for this event from the SciSoc office, STC 1023 (in the hallway beside the Starbucks), on Monday October 15th. The price is $25 for science students and $30 for non-science students. The ticket cost covers travel to and from the park as well as entry into the park itself.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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SciSoc would like you to join us in promoting emotional wellness this Wednesday from 11am to 2pm in the STC Atrium. We'll be providing the supplies for you to make and decorate your own positivity jars as well as the notes that will go inside them. 

Monday, October 15, 2018 — 11:00 AM to Friday, October 19, 2018 — 2:00 PM EDT
Trick or Treat Week
Saturday, October 13, 2018 — 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM EDT
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Hey UW! Do you like cozy campfires, s'mores, and stargazing? Then come out to Campfire and Stargazing next Saturday October 13th from 8-11 pm at CIF Firepit 2! We will have telescopes provided by Space Society and so you can see all the stars. This event is free for science students and $2 for non-science students. Please bring your WatCards!

Saturday, July 7, 2018 — 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Hey Science Students, Do you like amusement? What about parks? Well if you answered yes to one or more of these questions SciSoc has just the event for you! On July 7th SciSoc will be heading to wonderland with YOU! Drop by the SciSoc office (STC 1023) and buy tickets for $25.00 (starting June 22nd) CASH ONLY. The ticket price includes bus and entry to and from the park. There are a limited number of tickets and they are first come first serve, so stop by as soon as possible to get yours!


Science Students only. Please bring your WatCard.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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Hey UW students! Are you feeling stressed and craving some furry friends. Join us for our next Wellness Wednesday where we will be hosting St. John's Ambulance and their wonderful therapy dogs.

This event will be taking place on July 4th from 4-6pm. The dogs will be there from 4-5pm and after that we will be having a yoga session. So come on out and de-stress with us!


Wednesday, June 27, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Hey UW, Feeling stressed? Come to EIT Greens and relax with SciSoc on June 27th from 11am to 2pm for some guided meditation, outdoor sports, as well as frisbee and sunscreen giveaways! (While supplies last)

All UW students are welcome. Please bring your WatCard

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 — 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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Monday, June 18, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Hey UW! This week's SciSoc Wellness Wednesday event focuses on the power of positive thinking! Attendees will receive a thought journal and have the opportunity to participate in activities promoting the education of mental health. We will have mental heath trivia, accessibility resources, resources on how to help a friend, and more. Hope to see you there!

Thursday, June 7, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Hey science students, are midterms, assignments, and labs getting you down? If so, come on down to the STC/B1 Atrium for some FREE popcorn (butter salt flavoured) on June 7th from 11AM to 2PM (while supplies last). See you there!

Friday, June 1, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Are you still settling into this term, do you want to cool down in this heat? Come by Science Society's Beginning of Term event. We will have a free create-your-own sundae bar. We will have different flavors of ice cream and different toppings available for you to make your own sundae. The event will be happening at the STC atrium this Friday, June 1st, from 11AM to 2PM (while supplies last). See you there!

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Tuesday, April 3, 2018 — 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM EDT
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On Valentine's Day you guys had the opportunity to decorate some flower pots, now you have the opportunity to fill them! Come out to the STC/B1 atrium on Wednesday, March 28th from 11AM to 3PM (while supplies last). We will be having a succulent and cacti sale where all proceeds go to the Canadian Mental Health Association. We will have a variety of different plants for only $6 each.

Friday, March 16, 2018 — 3:00 PM to Saturday, March 17, 2018 — 6:00 PM EDT
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Hey Warriors! 

The Niagara Falls trip is back again this year! SciSoc will be sending a bus to Embassy Suites. The trip will cost $25 for Science students and $35 for Non-Science students. No more than 1 non-Science student can be a guest of the Science student on this trip.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EDT
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Are you feeling stressed out due to midterms, assignments, and labs? Come out this Wednesday to the STC/B1 atrium and come and get your exam de-stress kit full of goodies to help you de-stress.

This event is open to all students, don't forget to bring your WatCards.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 — 6:30 PM to Thursday, March 15, 2018 — 6:00 PM EDT
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Applying to professional school? Prepare for both standard and MMI-style interviews in this Professional School Interview Workshop hosted by Science Society and the Centre for Career Action. Learn strategies on how to improve your performance and get tips on how to handle admissions questions! This event will be held in STC 0050 on March 13th from 6:30pm-8pm.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 — 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
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Not sure how to approach a professor for a reference letter?

Need advice on how to reach out to potential employers?

In collaboration with SciSoc and CECA, The Science Student Help Team will be hosting a Professional Communications Workshop on Tuesday, March 13th from 5:00pm - 6:30pm in STC 0040!!

Free pizza will be provided!!

Saturday, March 10, 2018 — 4:00 PM EST to Tuesday, March 27, 2018 — 6:30 PM EDT
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Hey Science students, are you looking for a way to get active? Join Science Society for a fun trio of athletic events this month to help you de-stress and get active! 

Thursday, March 8, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM EST
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It's still midterm season and we know stress levels are still extremely high. If you are stressed come out and make stress balls with SciSoc. We will teach you how to make your very own DIY stress balls which you can decorate. While supplies last.

We will be in the STC Atrium in front of STC 1012 between 11am - 2pm. Don't miss out!


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