Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Co-operative Education

The Waterloo Centre for the Advancement of Co-operative Education (WatCACE) was established to further Waterloo's leadership role in co-operative education. WatCACE advances co-operative education practice through conducting and disseminating research. With the largest co-operative education program of its kind in the world, we have the largest data set to examine, understand and continue to innovate the co-operative education model.

  1. Feb. 9, 2018Call for Proposals: CEWIL Research Grant Sponsored by WatCACE

    Are you involved in co-operative education and work-integrated learning? Do you have a lot of research ideas to enhance experiential learning practices across Canada? Consider applying for the Co-operative Education and Work-integrated Learning Canada (CEWIL) Research Grant* to jump-start your next project and contribute to Canada's leadership in work-integrated learning. The submission deadline is Friday, March 30, 2018.

  2. Jan. 30, 2018WatCACE at the CEIA Annual Conference 2018

    WatCACE Director Judene Pretti will be holding a research workshop alongside CEIA colleagues Dr. Cheryl Cates and Dr. Sarah Burrows at this year's Cooperative Education and Internship Association (CEIA) Annual Conference. This year's conference will take place in Charleston, South Carolina from April 16-18, 2018. Early bird registration ends tomorrow*.

    Demystifying the Research Process

    Presenters: Judene Pretti, Dr. Cheryl Cates and Dr. Sarah Burrows

  3. Jan. 26, 2018First Co-op Research Matters of 2018

    From the entire team at WatCACE, we hope everyone has had a wonderful start to the new year! For our department, January marked a very busy month upon returning from the holiday break. Putting together Co-op Research Matters for its second winter term season happened in full force, and we are happy to present it today.

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