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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

New AHS video features students explaining value of 3MT

Each year, graduate students in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences participate in the global Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Using just one slide and three minutes - contestants must showcase their research for the wider community. Watch the story of three students.

Friday, March 24, 2017

UWaterloo 3MT 2017 Winners are Announced!

Emmanuel Alabi and Andria Bianchi

On Thursday, March 23, 2017 fifteen 3MT finalists from across 6 faculties competed in the UWaterloo 3MT finals.  The winners are:

First prize: Emmanuel Alabi, PhD Candidate, Vision Science     Presentation title: Objective Measurement of Pain

Runner up: Andria Bianchi, PhD Candidate, Philosophy Presentation title: Sex, Dementia and Consent

People's Choice: Emmanuel Alabi, PhD Candidate, Vision Science     Presentation title: Objective Measurement of Pain

Thursday, March 9, 2017

2017 UWaterloo Three Minute Thesis finalists are announced

The judges have decided

After nearly a month's worth of faculty-based heats, the fifteen finalists for UWaterloo's Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final competition have been identified. On March 23, 2017 they will compete for prizes and the opportunity to advance to the Ontario Provincial 3MT finals.

Join us to be a part of the action and use your smartphone to cast your vote for the People's Choice winner.

When: March 23, 2017 from 3:00-4:30pm

Friday, January 27, 2017

3MT: You absolutely can do this

Cheryl Chan

Last year, I participated in Waterloo’s Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. I signed up early—on a whim—after receiving a departmental e-mail. The registration process was deceptively easy, but preparation for my 3MT was an unfamiliar and difficult journey.

Monday, January 23, 2017

New 3MT coaching session format a boon for students

3MT coaching session

Each year, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) hosts a coaching session for all students who register for the Three Minute Thesis competition. This year, GSPA decided to shake things up by partnering with experts from the University of Waterloo’s very own Writing Centre.  

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