Events

Jul
27
2016

MIPP Students Hack the Global Extinction Crisis

Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Room 1-42
The MIPP class is organizing a policy hackathon: an intensive day of creative idea generation culminating in short presentations around the theme of Global Extinction. All are welcome to join the class for their final presentations starting at 4:00 PM.
Aug
02
2016

Foundations in International Public Policy (FIPP)

Tuesday, August 2, 2016, 9:00AM - Friday, August 26, 2016, 5:00PM
Room 1-32
The Foundations in International Public Policy (FIPP) is a professionalization program for policy practitioners in government or non-governmental organizations, or for students and professionals interested in applying for Laurier’s Masters of International Public Policy (MIPP).
Sep
09
2016

Orientation Day 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016, 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Room 1-42
The Balsillie School welcomes our incoming students on Friday, September 9, 2016.
Sep
26
2016

The First 1,000 Days: A Crucial Time for Mothers and Children – and the World

Monday, September 26, 2016, 7:00PM - 9:00PM
CIGI Auditorium
Through compelling stories of new mothers and babies in Uganda, India, Guatemala, and Chicago, award-winning journalist and anti-hunger advocate Roger Thurow explores the promise of - and confounding challenges to - a transformative worldwide initiative to end early childhood malnutrition.
Sep
29
2016

Ontario Coalition Institute 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016, 5:00PM - Sunday, October 2, 2016, 12:15PM
Room 1-42
This workshop, hosted by the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research, will help "new" global health researchers analyze relevant global health principles, enhance mentorship and strengthen regional inter-university collaboration.
Nov
11
2016

Popular Culture and World Politics

Friday, November 11, 2016, 9:00AM - Sunday, November 13, 2016, 5:00PM
Room 1-42
This annual conference will bring insights of popular culture analyses to bear on current global political issues such as war, climate change, health emergencies and forced migration.
Nov
17
2016

Decarbonization Forum: Charting Waterloo Region’s Energy Future

Thursday, November 17, 2016, 9:00AM - Friday, November 18, 2016, 5:00PM
Bringing together expertise and insight from different sectors, this forum will provide scaffolding for future efforts in energy planning that are both economically and environmentally beneficial to the region.