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. Aug. 9, 2017Work-integrated Learning Research Portal is Live!

    WatCACE is proud to announce that our much anticipated Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Research Portal is now live! The WIL Portal currently features archives from the Journal of Co-operative Education and Internships (CEIA) and the Asia Pacific Journal for Co-operative Education (APJCE) and allows visitors to suggest resources by submitting articles directly through the platform.

  2. June 30, 2017June Co-op Research Matters

    Our June issue of Co-op Research Matters (PDF) is now available on our website (or find it directly in your inbox if you are subscribed to the newsletter).

  3. June 9, 2017WatCACE at WACE

    WatCACE members Judene Pretti and Dave Drewery were in Chiang Mai, Thailand this past week for the 2017 WACE World Conference. Along with Dr. Phil Gardner (Director, CERI, Michigan State University), the team presented on the employer perspective of a good professional experience. 

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  1. Oct. 11, 2017Research Seminar: Sustainable Partnerships in Work-integrated Learning


    Judene Pretti, Director, WatCACE (University of Waterloo)

    Dave Drewery, Research Coordinator, WatCACE (University of Waterloo)

  2. Nov. 8, 2017Research Seminar: Diversity Recruitment


    Edward Yeung, PhD Student, Industrial/Organizational Psychology (University of Waterloo)

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