Monday, November 23, 2015

#UWCeilingBreakers: Challenging the status quo

Waterloo ceiling breakers magazine cover, owning an assortment of engineering women

A missing umbrella is no big deal until it rains. An executive panel full of male faces may be accepted without a second thought, until someone has the audacity to question the absence of diverse voices.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Breaking ground on Waterloo’s $88M Engineering 7 building

digital representation of engineering 7

The University of Waterloo broke ground this week on 

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Waterloo researcher leading the charge for next-generation battery

researcher leaning casually against a wall, he is wearing casual work clothes.

The race to build a better battery has drawn in some of the world’s biggest innovators — notably billionaire CEO Elon Musk, who is one of the players in the global drive to invent a low-cost, powerful battery to fuel the next-generation of electric cars.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Defining Innovation: Find out how Waterloo is reshaping higher ed

Stack of books with the topmost one having the words defining innovation written on them.

At the University of Waterloo, innovation is in our DNA. Building one of the world’s top innovation universities takes talent, curiosity, drive, passion and a single-minded focus on creating real-world change.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Women in engineering: a look at the personal and the professional

Professor Mary WellsWaterloo Engineering’s associate dean of outreach, has launched a book she co-authored with Anne Millar called Wo