Events & workshops

LIFT Series Exhibit: f1.4: The Changing Face of Contemporary Photography

Oct 3, 2016 to Aug 1, 2017
This year’s LIFT series of community artist exhibits feature the images of KW area photographers.

Paint Nite at the Library

Feb 23, 2017 -
6:00 to 9:00


Join fellow alumni in the brand new Robert Langen Art Gallery, now housed at the Wilfrid Laurier University Library, for an exclusive Paint Nite.

Alumni will be guided through a canvas paint project featuring an image of our beautiful campus by our very own, Erin Bunting (BBA '13).

Come join us for an evening of art, conversation, a drink and appetizers.

Planning a Literature Review

Feb 24, 2017 -
1:30 to 2:30
Learn how to plan, focus, research and organize a literature review successfully for your thesis or dissertation.

Citing insights: sites to help you cite

Feb 28, 2017 -
2:00 to 3:00
Learn how two citation and document management tools (Zotero and Mendeley) can help keep your research work organized and save you time when you need to prepare properly formatted bibliographies and in-text citations.

Chemistry of Sports: Smarter, Safer, Faster

Feb 28, 2017 -
7:00 to 8:00

American Chemical Society (ACS) Program-in-a-Box

In the world of competitive and professional sports, chemistry is more impactful than you might think. Discover the materials that chemists are creating to enable athletes to perform better and stay safer, as well as how analytical chemistry is advancing to detect performance enhancing substances in order to keep the playing field level for everyone. During this interactive event, viewers will look at the amazing work that is being done in sports science. In addition, there are prizes to be won.

GAMEtalk Lecture Series

Mar 2, 2017 -
7:00 to 8:00

Join us on March 2 for a talk by Alexander Mistakidis, CEO of GameLynx. Gamelynx is a platform that empowers you to play a variety of party and card games in-person with your friends. Alexander will be discussing the creation of the company, the technology they use, and more.

The GAMEtalk series brings together those who are involved in the gaming industry to the Brantford community. Topics include entrepreneurship, game design, cultural sensitivity in gaming, story creation, animation, gaming culture and more.

International Women's Day Screening

Mar 6, 2017 -
5:00 to 7:00

Dr. Ginette Lafreniere Gendered Violence Faculty Colleague, and Dr. Laura Mae Lindo, Director of Diversity and Equity are pleased to invite you to the screening of the documentary: “It’s About Time”. Following viewing of the film will be a panel discussion and refreshments will be served.

International Women’s Day, March 6th, from 5:00 to 7:00 at the main campus library viewing room, first floor.

A Casual Reconstruction by Nadia Myre

Mar 8, 2017 -
7:00 to 9:00

Nadia Myre

A Casual Reconstruction | video installation

February 27- April 8th, 2017

Opening Reception Wednesday, March 8th from 7-9pm

With Performance at 7:30pm

Graduate researchers' toolkit

Mar 9, 2017 -
3:00 to 4:00
Learn about new tools and strategies regarding information discovery, analysis, writing, publication, outreach and assessment.

Music in the Library

Mar 10, 2017 -
12:15 to 1:00

Our monthly Music in the Library series continues on March 10th featuring students from Laurier's Music department.