Campus Bulletin

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<u><strong>Announcements</strong></u>


<strong>International Sustainable Development</strong> Projects - C.L.O.U.D. Projects enable you to travel to a deserving partner community around the world, immerse yourself in a new culture, and actually make a difference in the lives of others. For more information visit www.TheNWC.com or email Waterloo@TheNWC.com.


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<u><strong>Ongoing Events</strong></u>


<strong>MONDAYS</strong>


<strong>BA? MA? MBA?</strong> If you&rsquo;re so smart why waste time and money? G.A.! Gamblers Anonymous meetings every Monday at 7 p.m., St. Marks Church, 825 King Street W., Kitchener (basement).


<strong>THURSDAYS</strong>


<strong>Learn magic, ventriloquism,</strong> juggling and take in lectures by professional entertainers at the KW Hat and Wand Magic Club. Meet on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Kind of Magic Shop, 321 Weber Street., N., Waterloo. All visitors welcome.


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<u><strong>Student Opportunity</strong></u>


<strong>Mystery shoppers wanted &mdash;</strong> ideal candidates are focused, detail-oriented communicators who follow directions well and can keep details confidential. This is a one-time gig and once completed successfully, the candidate and their guest will receive a meal for free. Please send your resume to alexander.kelley@feds.ca. Must love food.


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<u><strong>Volunteer Tutors</strong></u>


Looking for teaching experience? Want to give back to the community? Become a volunteer tutor with Frontier College today! We are a literacy organization committed to enriching the lives of children and youth by improving their literacy. For info email waterloo@frontiercollege.ca or call 519.496.3079.


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<u><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></u>


<strong>November 2014</strong>


<strong>Rotunda Gallery presents </strong>&ldquo;Unreal Estate&rdquo; by Michelle Purchase. Reception November 12 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the gallery at Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St., W., Kitchener. For more info 519-741-2200, ext 7912 or www.kitchener.ca/rotundagallery.


<strong>Saturday, November 1</strong>


<strong>The Waterloo Chamber</strong> Players present &ldquo;As Those Who Came Before&rdquo; at Emmanuel United Church, 22 Bridgeport Road, W., Waterloo at 7:30 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will aid in the support of the family of Hrvjoe Peric. For info/tickets call 519-830-1627 or waterloocp@gmail.com.


<strong>Thursday, November 6</strong>


<strong>OSAP Repayment Information</strong> Session &mdash; The National Student Loan Service Centre is hosting two OSAP repayment seminars for UW students. Find out the how, what, and when of repaying your OSAP loan. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Life Centre, Multi-purpose Room.


<strong>Saturday, November 15</strong>


<strong>Love of Music Marathon</strong> &mdash; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at First United Church, King and William Streets, Waterloo. Free concerts every hour featuring local musicians of all ages, professional and amateur, individuals and groups, with all kinds of music. Donations in support of KW Symphony. For more info www.loveofmusicmarathon.com.


<strong>FREE: Diabetes and You</strong> Take Charge Expo &mdash; 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Holiday Inn, Kitchener. Presentations, exhibitor displays and more! For info/pre-register 519-742-1481, ext 223.


<strong>Sunday, November 16</strong>


<strong>STOP DRUG ABUSE!</strong> The Foundation For A Drug-Free World is holding an open house starting with brunch at noon followed by the event from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Venue: Church of Scientology, 1305 Bishop St., North, Cambridge ON.&nbsp; Find out what truly is the proven path to a drug-free world! All are welcome. RSVP to Amy: amyc_communityrelations@yahoo.ca


<strong>Centre for Career Action Workshops</strong>


<strong>Sign-up is required</strong> for all workshops. Chart info at https://uwaterloo.ca/careeraction/workshop-prerequisite-chart.&nbsp;


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<u><strong>WORKSHOPS FOR ALL</strong></u>


<u><strong>STUDENTS</strong></u>


<strong>Monday, November 3</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1208 &mdash; Part I, Make Networking Count. Note: Work Search is a prerequisite for this workshop. Part II, Monday, November 10, TC 1208, 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.


<strong>Tuesday, November 4 </strong>&mdash; 2:30 to 4 p.m., TC 1208 &mdash; Work Search Strategies. Note: Work Search is a prerequisite for this workshop.


<strong>Wednesday, November 5</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1208 &mdash; Interview Skills: Preparing for Questions. Note: Interview Skills is a prerequisite for this workshop.


<strong>Thursday, November 6</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 2218 &mdash; Resume Tips: Think Like an Employer. Note: Resume writing is a prerequisite for this workshop.


<strong>Friday, November 7</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., TC 1208 &mdash; Interview Skills: Proving Your Skills. Note: Interview Skills is a prerequisite for this workshop.


<strong>Wednesday, November 12</strong> &mdash; 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., TC 1208 &mdash; Choosing a Major.


Secrets for Global Success (presented by Jean-Marc Hachey) &mdash; 12:30 to 2 p.m., TC 2218.


<strong>Thursday, November 13</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 2218 &mdash; Business Etiquette and Professionalism.


<strong>Monday, November 17</strong> &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., TC 1214 &mdash; Exploring Your Personality Type (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator). Two-session workshop: attend the first session to learn about your personality type and preferences for learning and decision making. In the second session, discover how to apply your Myers-Briggs Type Indicator to explore potential careers.&nbsp;


<strong>Tuesday, November 18</strong> &mdash; 2:30 to 4 p.m., TC 2218 &mdash; Successfully Negotiating Job Offers. Note: this workshop is geared to graduating students.


International Research Opportunities &mdash; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., TC 1208.


Thinking About Further Education &mdash; 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1208.


<strong>Thursday, November 20 </strong>&mdash; 2:30 to 4 p.m., TC 2218 &mdash; Work Effectively in Another Culture.


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<strong>Workshops for Graduate</strong>


<strong>Students and Post-Docs:</strong>


Academic Interview Speaker panel: faculty members in attendance &mdash; Monday, November 3 1:30-3:00 TC 2218.


Preparing to Have Difficult Conversations With Your Supervisor &mdash;


Tuesday, November 4 10:30-12:30 TC 2218.


Non-academic Work Search and Networking &mdash; Wednesday, November 5 1:30-3:00 TC 1208.


Mitacs: Foundations of Project Management II (2-day workshop)


Monday, November 10 9:00-5:00 TC 2218 and Tuesday, November 11 9:00-5:00 TC 2218.


Secrets for Global Success (Presented by Jean-Marc Hachey) &mdash; Tuesday, November 11 5:00-6:30 TC 2218.


Writing CVs and Cover Letters &mdash; Wednesday, November 12 10:30-12:00 TC 1208.


Interview Skills for Academic Positions &mdash; Thursday, November 13 12:30-2:00 TC 1208.


Careers Beyond Academia &mdash; Wednesday, November 19 10:30-12:00 TC 2218.


Successfully Negotiating Academic Job Offers &mdash; Tuesday, November 25 10:30-12:00 TC 1208.


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<u><strong>Classifieds</strong></u>


<strong>Help Wanted</strong>


<strong>Weekend counsellors and </strong>relief staff to work in homes for individuals with developmental challenges. Minimum eight-month commitment. Paid positions. Send resume to Human Resources, KW Habilitation Services, 108 Sydney Street, Kitchener, ON N2G 3V2.


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<strong>Systems Administrator</strong>


Responsibilities include maintaining and strengthening Imprint&rsquo;s office network system, troubleshooting, and liaising with Imprint&rsquo;s server administration contractors.&nbsp;


The ideal candidate will have webmail server administration experience, as well as familiarty with medium-scale Linux network administration, SAMBA file management, Windows XP and Mac OS workstations, LDAP authentication and Apache admin.


Email your resume to<br />
<strong>editor@imprint.uwaterloo.ca</strong><br />
or bring it to<br />
<strong>SLC room 1116</strong>