Thursday, August 29, 2019

Spring 2019 Convocation Award Winners

Congratulations to the following SDS Students, who received prestigious awards during the Spring 2019 Convocation Ceremony. 

Zoe Dunbar - Board of Governors Medal for Academic Achievement

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

SDS faculty research awarded SSHRC funding


As part of a nation-wide $285 million announcement, the following SDS faculty were awarded grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) towards exciting research initiatives: 

Friday, May 3, 2019

Dr. Doug Cowan Honoured with University of Waterloo Research Award

Professor Doug Cowan

On April 24, 2019, the annual Arts Awards for Service, Teaching and Research were presented to faculty, staff and students who have made exceptional contributions the Faculty of Arts at the University of Waterloo. This year, Renison’s own Dr. Doug Cowan was recognized with an Arts Award for Excellence in Research.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Denise Marigold talks about the power of compliments on PRI podcast

SDS Professor and Chair Denise Marigold

The podcast The Science of Happiness recently featured Denise Marigold, a professor of Social Development Studies at Renison, to speak about the power of compliments. An area of study for Prof.