Will our kids be alright?

Online Only
Tuesday, Aug 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM  - 8:30 PM EDT 

Event Details

Join the University of Waterloo, in partnership with Kitchener Public Library, for an online community lecture.

Will our kids be alright?

How will the disruptions of 2020 affect our children and their development?  University of Waterloo researchers will explore the short and long-term social and developmental consequences and how we can avoid exacerbating the effects of the global pandemic.

Moderated by Sheila Ager, dean of Arts

Registration is required

Community talks will be held online using a video link that will be provided after registration. 

You may submit questions prior to the event when you register or at any time during the event using the online platform.
If you have any questions, please contact Community Relations and Events at cre@uwaterloo.ca. 


Sheila Ager
University of Waterloo
Dean, Faculty of Arts
Janice Aurini
University of Waterloo
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
Dillon Browne
University of Waterloo
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
Kristina Llewellyn
Renison University College
Associate Professor, Department of Social Development Studies


Available Online Only
Instructions will be sent out via email after registration.



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