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November 10, 2016

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

All Day Art Exhibition: Surface Tension (Multi-Day Event)
The Robert Langen Art Gallery's Fall 2016 exhibition, Surface Tension is an ongoing collaborative interdisciplinary sound and video work created by renowned Canadian artists Eve Egoyan (piano) and David Rokeby (installation). On Fridays during the exhibition run, visitors are invited to play the Disklavier themselves and to experience the ways in which the video projection responds to their inputs. We gratefully acknowledge Yamaha Canada Music and Music Plus for generously providing the Yamaha Disklavier Piano featured in the exhibit.
  • Library
  • Robert Langen Gallery
  • f1.4: The Changing Face of Contemporary Photography

    This year’s LIFT series of community artist exhibits feature the images of KW area photographers Darin White, Stefan Rose and Stephen Orlando.

    The LIFT micro-galleries are located directly across from the elevators on floors 4, 5 and 6 of Laurier’s Waterloo campus Library.

    The series brings community artists from the grassroots up into the stacks.

  • Library
  • Robert Langen Gallery
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Art on the Wall - Thoughts

    Drop into the seminary for the exhibition Thoughts: Paintings by Ashwini Raghuram. The seminary is also open during some weekday evenings.

  • Waterloo Lutheran Seminary
  • 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM Waterloo MBA 1-on-1 Appointments

    Attend a personal 1-on-1 MBA pre-assessment appointment at our Waterloo campus.

    Scheduling a personal appointment is your first step to joining the Lazaridis MBA!

    Learn About Our MBA Programs


    • Full-time and full-time with co-op (start date: August 2017)
    • Part-time evenings MBA (start date: September 2017)


    • Part-time MBA and MFin degrees, learn how to prepare for our 2017 intake.

    We will discuss the admission criteria, the application process and help you determine your eligibility. We look forward to meeting with you! Pre-registration is necessary.

    Personal appointments are approximately 30 minutes long, and must be pre-booked online below or with Victoria Ford.

  • Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
  • Lazaridis School of Business and Economics
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Writing Workshop: Integrating Sources and Citations

    Workshop for all MSW students offered by the Writing Centre.

  • Faculty of Social Work
  • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Book Launch - 'A Canadian Climate of Mind'

    Readings and reflections on the new book A Canadian Climate of Mind: Passages from Fur to Energy and Beyond (McGill-Queen's University Press) by Timothy B. Leduc will be offered at this book launch. It weaves together voices from numerous backgrounds and times with Indigenous views on present and past environmental challenges. A Canadian Climate of Mind illuminates a world that is being shaken to its core while we hesitate to act.

  • Faculty of Social Work
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PhD Information Sessions

    The Faculty of Social Work offers PhD information sessions each fall. Our sessions cover information about the admission requirements, curriculum and financial assistance.


    • Lea Caragata, Associate Dean: PhD Program


    York University, Ross South 822, Ross Building, Keele Campus

    Register for the session!

    5:45 PM - 7:00 PM Waterloo MBA Information Session
    Join us to learn about our Laurier MBA Program formats.

    The next intake for our Full-time and Full-time with Co-op program options is August 2017, and for our Part-time Evenings MBA is 2017. The next intake for our Toronto Part-time alternate weekend MBA programs is April 2017.

    At the information session you will learn about all of our MBA formats: the Full-time options, including Co-op, the MBA with CPA, and the new double degree, MBA and Master of Finance.

    We will discuss the admission criteria, the application process, and help you determine your eligibility. We offer GMAT support, application counselling, and classroom visits.

    The following Waterloo MBA programs start in Fall 2017:

    - Full-time MBA with Co-op.
    - One year full-time MBA program.
    - Part-time evenings MBA.

    Pre-registration to the MBA info session is required.

    Register online or contact Victoria Ford  to schedule your personal appointment. We look forward to meeting you there!

  • Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
  • Lazaridis School of Business and Economics
  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM GMAT Math Refresher - Toronto MBA Campus
    Need a little help in getting back up to speed on core GMAT or GRE math concepts? The Lazaridis MBA has teamed up with Quantum Test Prep to provide a FREE GMAT math refresher!

    Register for this event at: 

    If you are rusty at Math, have some ‘Math anxiety’, or just want to brush up & review your basic Math skills, then we strongly recommend you attend this class.

    The Quantum Pre-GMAT Math Refresher class is designed to help you build a strong foundation in the basic Math skills required on the GMAT exam.

    The workshop is located at Laurier’s Toronto MBA campus at St. Andrew’s Club and Conference Centre
  • Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
  • Lazaridis School of Business and Economics
  • 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM A World of Leading Ladies

    The Laurier free film series presents “A World of Leading Ladies.” The six-part film series is open to the community and begins Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Bricker Academic Building, room 102, on Laurier’s Waterloo campus.

    This fall’s series offers strong and interesting women in leading roles in films from different genres and different countries. Each film corresponds to one of the programs offered in Laurier’s Department of Languages and Literature: French, German, Spanish, Arabic, and Italian. The series is presented by Laurier’s Department of English and Film Studies, in partnership with the WLU Film Society, and with funding from the Dean of Arts Office. Each screening includes an informative introduction by a Laurier faculty member or doctoral student.


    • Sept. 15: Amélie (FRA, Jean-Pierre Jeunet 2001) – Introduced by Milo Sweedler.
    • Sept. 29: Run Lola Run (DEU, Tom Tykwer 1999) – Introduced by Alexandra Zimmermann.
    • Oct. 20: Pan's Labyrinth (ESP, Guillermo del Toro 2006) – Introduced by Marc Olivier Reid.
    • Nov. 3: Wadjda (SAU/DEU, Haifaa al-Mansour 2013‎‎) – Introduced by Hanan Abdullatif.  
    • Nov. 10: Bread and Tulips (ITA, Silvio Soldini 2000) – Introduced by Russell Kilbourn.
    • Nov. 17: Rust and Bone (FRA, Jacques Audiard 2012) - Introduced by Sharon Marquart.
  • Faculty of Arts

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