Events by month

November 2015

Tuesday, November 3, 2015 — 10:30 to 10:30 AM EST

Welcome to the President's Town Hall

Join the conversation at the President's Town Hall meeting. Hear from President Hamdullahpur as he reflects on the University of Waterloo's recent accomplishments and shares his vision for the year ahead.

Saturday, November 7, 2015 — 10:00 to 16:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST

Waterloo Science welcomes future students and their families to campus to discover our undergraduate programs, campus, student life and more at our 2015 Fall Open House.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 — 10:30 to 10:30 AM EST

Interested to hear about jobs outside of academia? Attend a panel discussion to learn what others have done after they completed their graduate degrees - and they're not professors.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 — 6:00 PM EST
Event poster

Thinking about a career involving physics?

Meet and mingle with tons of mentors from physics-related fields. Learn about research, industry and everything in between. 

Free food will be provided.

All are welcome, regardless of gender or program.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 — 7:00 PM EST

Smart antibiotic use: Can we avert an antibiotic apocalypse?

Antibiotic resistance is a growing threat to the health of Canadians. Join us as our panel discusses antibiotic resistance, its effects and consequences. Learn how we all can slow the rate of resistance development by limiting antibiotic use to when the antibiotics will make us better.

Featured speakers:

Dr. Kelly Grindrod, Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo

Brett Barrett, Infectious Disease Pharmacist, Grand River Hospital

Saturday, November 14, 2015 — 11:00 to 20:30 AM to 8:30 PM EST
TEDxUW.
 

A world-class TEDx conference is coming to Waterloo! TEDxUW is an independently organized TEDx event & a key player in the global TED movement. Join us in exploring the power of collaboration!

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 — 10:00 to 16:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST
current students holding shadow day sign

Registration is now closed.

Thinking of applying to Science and BusinessBiotechnology/Chartered Professional Accountancy, or Biotechnology/Economics programs at the University of Waterloo? The best way to see how we do business, accounting, and economics differently here at Waterloo is to see what a day-in-the-life of a student looks like, first-hand.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 — 7:30 PM EST
Velocity Science graphic

Come out and join Velocity Science for our brainstorming event!

Meet other aspiring entrepreneurs and hash out some great ideas. Then, practice your pitching skills by presenting your idea in front of the other attendees.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 — 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM EST
International research partnership grant (IRPG) information session

The International Research and Partnerships team will host an info-session centered around the internally-funded International Research Partnerships Grant (IRPG) program. The IRPG aims to provide Waterloo researchers with incentives to develop new or existing international research collaborations with institutions known for high quality research and global ranking in areas of mutual strategic interest. 

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 — 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM EST

Thinking about a health-related career? 

Explore health-related career options beyond practicing medicine as a MD, pharmacist, or optometrist. This event includes a panel of Science Alumni as well as a Q & A session.

Thursday, November 26, 2015 — 11:00 to 15:00 AM to 3:00 PM EST
Velocity Fund Final fall 2015.

Funding for very early stage companies is an important part of the support Velocity provides. The Velocity Fund is a grant program for startups and aspiring entrepreneurs to win funding through competitions held three times per year.  

Thursday, November 26, 2015 — 2:30 PM EST
The Water Institute

The Water Institute Water Talks continues with Dr. John Reynolds, Professor of Aquatic Ecology and Conservation and the Tom Buell BC Leadership Chair in Aquatic Conservation, Simon Fraser University.

"Salmon-fuelled ecosystems of the Great Bear Rainforest"

S M T W T F S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
  1. 2021 (28)
    1. November (3)
    2. October (4)
    3. September (2)
    4. August (2)
    5. June (2)
    6. May (3)
    7. April (2)
    8. March (4)
    9. February (3)
    10. January (3)
  2. 2020 (62)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (4)
    3. October (6)
    4. September (3)
    5. August (8)
    6. July (5)
    7. June (12)
    8. May (5)
    9. March (7)
    10. February (9)
    11. January (2)
  3. 2019 (111)
  4. 2018 (106)
  5. 2017 (124)
  6. 2016 (99)
  7. 2015 (110)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (12)
    3. October (14)
    4. September (11)
    5. August (7)
    6. July (27)
    7. June (7)
    8. May (1)
    9. April (6)
    10. March (12)
    11. February (7)
    12. January (5)
  8. 2014 (69)
  9. 2013 (28)
  10. 2012 (24)
  11. 2011 (92)
  12. 2010 (89)