News for Faculty

Thursday, March 19, 2020

COVID-19 experts in Applied Health Sciences

Faculty members in Applied Health Sciences have been commenting on various aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Study looks at COVID-19 health perceptions in different age groups

Young and older persons with masks on park bench, looking at each other

A new study will explore how people of different ages perceive the risk of getting COVID-19.

The study, conducted by the Brain and Body Lab at the University of Waterloo, is asking people of different age groups how vulnerable they believe they are to COVID-19. It will look at what behaviours people are acting on to mitigate the risk of getting the virus – like wearing a mask or not – and how they perceive other age groups to be behaving.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Q and A with the experts: neighbouring in the time of COVID-19

Troy Glover

Before the pandemic, when we occupied the same physical space as others, we paid little attention to them. Now, under the current circumstances, we’re more attentive to each other — we’re actually less socially distant while being more physically distant.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

2019 Co-op Student of the Year Awards

Yasmeen Mihad Razvi and Emily Lam.

Every year, exceptional co-op students from each Faculty are recognized by the University of Waterloo for their contribution to their employer, their community and the further development of experiential education.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Game apps help people make healthy choices

Woman with mask shopping in the produce aisle.

Apps that promote nutritious eating and grocery shopping via games can curb impulse purchases and contribute to a healthier lifestyle, a new study finds.

  1. 2020 (15)
    1. May (4)
    2. April (4)
    3. March (3)
    4. February (4)
  2. 2019 (29)
    1. December (3)
    2. November (2)
    3. October (2)
    4. September (2)
    5. July (1)
    6. June (5)
    7. May (5)
    8. April (1)
    9. March (4)
    10. February (3)
    11. January (1)
  3. 2018 (29)
    1. December (2)
    2. November (2)
    3. October (2)
    4. September (1)
    5. August (2)
    6. July (1)
    7. June (4)
    8. May (2)
    9. April (2)
    10. March (4)
    11. February (4)
    12. January (3)
  4. 2017 (24)
  5. 2016 (15)
  6. 2015 (31)
  7. 2014 (43)
  8. 2013 (18)
  9. 2012 (41)
  10. 2011 (30)
  11. 2010 (28)