Oct 15, 2018
Abnormal vision in childhood can affect brain functions
A research team has discovered that abnormal vision in childhood can affect the development of higher-level brain areas responsible for things such as attention.
Oct 11, 2018
Canadian smokers support bold new approaches to end tobacco use
Most Canadian smokers are in favour of novel policies to reduce tobacco use, according to a national survey by the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC) at the University of Waterloo.
Oct 11, 2018
Antidepressants can help treat Alzheimer’s
Scientists at the University of Waterloo have discovered that antidepressant medications can be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease.
Oct 9, 2018
Expert Advisory - Cannabis Legalization
The Cannabis Act will come into effect October 17, making cannabis possession, growth, and purchase for recreational purposes legal across Canada. The University of Waterloo has experts available to speak with the media about the impact of cannabis legalization on Canadians.
Oct 4, 2018
University of Waterloo to hold 117th convocation
More than 2,000 students will receive their degrees at Waterloo’s 117th convocation, and the University will install a new chancellor and award four honorary doctorates.