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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 — 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST

Are you a senior high school student thinking of applying to the Science and Business, Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy, or

Thursday, November 23, 2017 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EST

Celebrate with students at the Science Awards Reception!

Our upcoming Science Awards Reception will honour student recipients for their achievements in academics, athletics, or international experiences.

There will also be an opportunity for students and attendees to engage in a networking mixer throughout the event.

Please register by November 16th if you plan to attend the event.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 — 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST

Are you a senior high school student thinking of applying to the Science and Business, Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy, or

Saturday, November 18, 2017 — 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST

The Waterloo Nanotechnology Conference is a student-organized conference that connects students and academia, industry, and entrepreneurs in various fields of nanotechnology. 

This event showcases exciting speakers, an informative industry panel discussion, and other interactive activities.

The conference will be taking place November 18, 2017 at the Quantum Nano Center. Stay tuned for more details!

Friday, November 17, 2017 — 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM EST

Please join us for a Faculty of Science HeForShe panel discussion on Negotiation.

Regardless of what position you have applied for, chances are you will enter some form of negotiation if you are successful. But how can you effectively negotiate for equitable pay, benefits, and other position-specific items? 

Friday, November 17, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST

Transformative Governance on an Urban Planet

Sarah BurchAssociate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Sustainability Governance and Innovation, Department of Geography and Environmental Management, University of Waterloo

Thursday, November 16, 2017 (all day)
Escavation at the Dreadnoughts Quarry in 2006.

The 2017 Paul Karrow Lecture Series features an academic seminar and evening public lecture by
Dr. Matthew Lamanna, Carnegie Museum of Natural History.

Research seminar

Awakening the Titans: Discovering Giant New Dinosaurs in the Southern Continents

3:30-4:30 pm | MC 4021

Public lecture

New Fossil Discoveries from the End of the Age of Dinosaurs in Antarctica

7:30-8:30 pm | EIT 1015

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 — 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST

Come out to our Resiliency Workshop next Wednesday, November 15 from 6:00 - 7:00pm in STC 0020 to learn how to cope and bounce back from failure, with Science Counsellor Sue Fraser as the evening's special guest speaker.

Free food will be provided!

See you all there! 

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 — 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Man-Up Workshop November 14th from 5 to 8 pm in STC 3014.

The dominant idea of manhood affects us all. More and more men are beginning to stand up and speak out about their desire to redefine what it means to be a man today.

This three hour workshop, hosted by the Faculty of Science and HeForShe, will provide men with the tools to become better versions of themselves through interactive exercises and discussion.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 — 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM EST
Jackson and Josh in the Lab

Thinking of applying to graduate school? Attend our information session for tips and tricks on how to ace your grad applications. 

Discussion topics:

  • Finding a supervisor
  • Reference letters
  • Course-based vs research-based studies
  • Should I take a year off?
  • Life as a graduate student
  • Applying outside your area of study
Saturday, November 4, 2017 — 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
Arial photo of people visiting Science program booths.

Waterloo Science welcomes future students and their families to campus to discover our undergraduate programs, campus, student life and more at our 2017 Fall Open House.