Events - October 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Do you ever shy away from a situation involving conflict? Unsure how best to handle the situation? Worried that the situation will escalate and get out of control?

Thursday, October 26, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

Have you ever written a test or exam and then are surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not actually learn it? This workshop is for you!

Thursday, October 26, 2017 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

What key elements make a speaker connect with an audience? Have you been in a situation where you have practiced and practiced what you were going to say and then felt after your presentation you hadn't related well to the audience? What's up?

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 — 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT

Leadership requires us to connect with others and every leader has their distinct way of adapting their communication. Do you have a variety of communication and leadership styles?

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

Have you ever written a test or exam and then are surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not actually learn it? This workshop is for you!

Monday, October 23, 2017 — 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT

Are you interested in studying abroad in France? Learn more about exchange opportunities through the Ontario/Rhône-Alpes (ORA) program. 

Saturday, October 21, 2017 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

Commitment to a shared vision or goal: open and honest communication: mutual respect and trust; most would agree that these are all qualities and characteristics of an effective team – but what if team members are new – what leadership style is needed?

Saturday, October 21, 2017 — 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM EDT

Have you ever wondered why you immediately click with some people, yet feel guarded around others?

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Whether you went home to see family, vacationed with friends, or stayed on campus, we want to hear your thoughts on Waterloo’s Fall Break.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

How does the power of diversity create better groups/teams? How are diversity and motivation linked?

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT
student at a fair.

Find out what it's like to go on exchange. Current Waterloo students, Yesh, Bianca and Alyssa, have arrived back from their term abroad and will answer your questions during this live Q&A.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EDT

Do you find yourself panicking the night before an exam? Do you find that you forget everything you have studied when you start an exam?

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Whether you went home to see family, vacationed with friends, or stayed on campus, we want to hear your thoughts on Waterloo’s Fall Break.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 — 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (all day) to Wednesday, October 11, 2017 (all day)
Graphic representation of Fall Break in a calendar format. October 9 - Thanksgiving, October 10-11 - Fall Break Study Days

There are no classes for Fall Break study days on Tuesday, October 10 and Wednesday, October 11, 2017.

Thursday, October 5, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT

Do you have difficulty planning ahead for your exams? Do you find that you study really well for your first exam and the others do not get enough attention?

Thursday, October 5, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Join us to provide feedback on mental health services across campus. We want to hear your perspective on the current services offered, ways you’d like information to be shared, and additional services or strategies you would like to see incorporated.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 — 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

Have you ever written a test or exam and then are surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not actually learn it? This workshop is for you!

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 — 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT

Ensuring sustainable leadership is the key to the long-term success of any club, group or organization. How adequately is your group prepared to fill existing or potential future vacancies in leadership? Are current members prepared to transition smoothly into a variety of roles and responsibilities? Do current leaders mentor others and 'give away leadership' to ensure the success of the club/group for the future?

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT

Are you a new international undergraduate or graduate student? We want to learn about your experience preparing to come to Waterloo.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 — 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT

How does the power of diversity create better groups/teams? How are diversity and motivation linked? What are the necessary elements to create and sustain a motivating environment?

Monday, October 2, 2017 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT

What qualities make the best leader? Have you ever wanted to be the type of leader others admire?

Monday, October 2, 2017 — 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EDT

Do you find yourself panicking the night before an exam? Do you find that you forget everything you have studied when you start an exam?

Monday, October 2, 2017 — 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM EDT

Have you ever written a test or exam and then are surprised at the mark you received? Do you try and memorize the material for your courses and not actually learn it? This workshop is for you!

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 — 12:00 PM EDT to Friday, December 22, 2017 — 12:00 PM EST

These workshops are held for international students from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on a repeating schedule every week throughout fall term.

  • Mondays – Amendment or replacement of immigration document
  • Tuesdays – Co-op work permit
  • Wednesdays – Study permit
  • Thursdays – Temporary Resident Visa (TRV)
  • Fridays – Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP)

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