|Start Date and Time||Event Details||Event Organizer(s)
|All Day ||Douglas R. Ewart: Crepuscule Mixed Media Installation (Multi-Day Event)|
Douglas R. Ewart’s Crepuscule is a multimedia, interactive installation and exhibition of music, film, sculptural assemblage and performance art, exploring the role of improvisation in building and strengthening community.
Douglas R. Ewart is a versatile composer, improviser, sculptor and maker of masks and instruments. He is also an inspiring and enthusiastic educator and lecturer. Throughout his acclaimed 40-year career, Ewart has led projects in diverse media, weaving his many talents into a single sensibility that encourages and celebrates the wholeness of individuals in culturally active communities.
|LibraryRobert Langen Gallery
|All Day ||Registration Period: Campus Career Shadow Day for Indigenous Students (Multi-Day Event)|
The Campus Career Shadow Day for Indigenous Students is a unique opportunity for self-identified Indigenous Students to engage in career exploration right here on campus! Students will make a connection between classroom and career to better understand the knowledge, skills, and requirements needed to pursue a fulfilling career at Laurier.
Participation in Campus Career Shadow Day includes pre-shadow and post-shadow meetings for student participants with representatives from the Office of Indigenous Initiatives, Career Development Centre and Human Resources. Students will be matched with a Laurier staff or faculty who align with their careers goals and will be able to provide insight into the field.
|Career CentreOffice of Indigenous Initiatives
|All Day ||LIFT Exhibition Series: Push and Pull (Multi-Day Event)|
This year, the LIFT series combines the work of Patrick Cull, Žana Kozomora and Donna Stewart, all artists from the Waterloo region. Each artist uses printmaking in their work, all with different techniques, materials and styles. Their work will be on display in the Library until August 2019.
The LIFT microgalleries are located on floors 4-6 of the Waterloo campus Library daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
|LibraryRobert Langen Gallery
|10:00 AM - 12:00 PM ||Peer Language Support Program Volunteer Training|
Are you a friendly, outgoing, and responsible Laurier student who enjoys working with people? Join the Peer Language Support Program!
This program matches undergraduate students with multilingual learners on campus to meet regularly throughout the term. The purpose of the program is to provide students whose first language is not English with:
- The opportunity to meet and interact with Laurier students.
- The opportunity to improve their conversational English.
- Emotional and social support.
- A forum to discuss their concerns and anxieties about academics, acculturation, etc.
|Centre for Student SuccessLaurier InternationalStudent AffairsTeaching and Learning
|11:45 AM - 1:00 PM ||Student Recital|
Meet the future of classical musicians at our weekly Student Recital featuring current Laurier Faculty of Music students.
|5:00 PM - 6:20 PM ||Inshallah practice|
Practice time for Inshallah, a 130+ voice choir gathering from across campus and throughout Waterloo Region, singing songs of praise and prayer, of joy and lament, from around the world. It’s a fun and welcoming space where multifaith and multicultural diversity is explored through music at rehearsals, public gatherings and workshops.
New members accepted during the first two practices of the fall term.
For photos, videos and details, visit the Inshallah website.
|10:00 PM - 11:00 PM ||Habitat for Humanity El Salvador Info Session|
Join us for this information session about the Alternative Reading Week program with Habitat for Humanity El Salvador.
Spend your reading week helping to build homes in El Salvador while learning more about this unique culture and meeting other Laurier students!
The Habitat for Humanity El Salvador trip will take place February 15-24, 2019.