60th anniversary campus tour
Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 9:15 AM EDT
In celebration of the University of Waterloo’s 60th anniversary, join us on Thursday, April 20, 2017 for a tour of your former favourite parts of campus and a look at some of the recent additions to the University.
Take part in a bus and walking tour of campus sites, which will include:
- The Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum Nano Centre
- New additions to Burt Matthews Hall and the Hagey Hall Arts Hub
- East campus (five former Blackberry buildings)
- Engineering 5 Sedra Design Centre
- Needles Hall expansion
- Health Services
- Colleges “across the creek”
Two hour guided tours will take place in the morning, followed by a luncheon at Federation Hall. The luncheon will feature remarks from President Feridun Hamdullahpur. Two hours of additional tours and refreshments will take place in the afternoon.
An additional 60th anniversary tour of satellite campuses (Stratford, Cambridge and Kitchener campuses, as well as the Schlegel Centre/ Research Institute for Aging and Centre for International Governance Innovation) is planned for Fall 2017. Stay tuned for details.
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