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Apr. 10, 2017 Now accepting fall 2017 applications for the RBC Undergraduate Fellowship program

The RBC Retirement Research Undergraduate Fellowship program offers funding to faculty members in all faculties at the University of Waterloo.

For details and to apply for funding see link above.

The application deadline for the fall 2017 term is Monday, May 1, 2017. Please contact Catherine Maine for more information at cmaine@uwaterloo.ca or at 519 888-4567 ext. 33155.

Mar. 9, 2017 Applied Health Sciences subjects rank among world’s top 100 QS world university rankings by subject logo.

WATERLOO, ONT. (Thursday, March 9, 2017) Two areas of study in Applied Health Sciences are among the top 100 in the world, according to new rankings published today.

The rankings, published by the UK firm Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), evaluate 46 subject areas across 945 universities based on academic reputation, employer reputation and research impact. This year the rankings include four new subject areas, including Hospitality and Leisure Management Studies and Sports-Related Subjects.

Feb. 7, 2017 Parkinson’s patients are over-prescribed antipsychotics Doctor's prescription pad and medications.

Older adults in long-term care homes who have Parkinson’s disease (PD) are frequently prescribed antipsychotic medications without clear justification, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging.