Thursday, February 15, 2024

Rising through the ranks: Waterloo Engineering student's journey to CEO at Woodbridge

John Zianis with a group of Woodbridge staff and Waterloo co-op students

Waterloo Engineering student climbs up the ranks at Woodbridge and goes on to develop future leaders in the process.

By: Namish Modi (he/him)

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Co-operative and Experiential Education (CEE) and Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs (GSPA) partner in piloting new graduate co-op opportunities

Group of students seated at a table talking and reading

Innovative student support model is a key differentiator for enhanced work-integrated learning.

By: Matthew King (he/him)

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Waterloo’s Powering Change program impacts youth in the Dominican Republic

Children playing chess and other board games

by: Krista Henry (she/her)

Co-op student on an international work term supports community-focused education

Sofiya (Sonya) Romantsov never dreamed she would have the opportunity to work abroad.

Friday, October 20, 2023

Fall 2023 co-op convocation spotlight

Waterloo convocation ceremony

by: Lily Francis (she/her)

Graduating Warriors reflect on their co-op journeys while embracing the future.

We interviewed students who are preparing to graduate this week and asked them to reflect on their co-op journey, professional achievements and plans for the future.


Camille Huo (PharmD '23), she/her

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Spring 2023 co-op convocation spotlight

A student in convocation activity

by: Isabella Deak

Waterloo's graduating Warriors reflect on their co-op journeys while embracing the future.

We interviewed students who are preparing to graduate this week and asked them to reflect on their co-op journey, professional achievements and plans for the future.


Breanna DeFreitas (she/her)

Discovered that the Faculty of Environment is where her future lies and plans to return to Waterloo this fall to pursue her master's degree.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Waterloo co-op students create long-lasting memories at Camp Brebeuf

Wooden sign inscribed with the words 'Camp Brebeuf - Experience.Fun.Outside"

By: Asia Dale (she/her)

University of Waterloo co-op students are embracing unique and adventurous employment opportunities during their work terms at Camp Brebeuf.

Thursday, March 30, 2023

Co-op students become role models for K-8 students at LAUNCH Waterloo 

Waterloo co-op student working as a program co-ordinator and coach at LAUNCH Waterloo

By: Maddie Savage (she/her)

University of Waterloo co-op students who want to make a positive impact on young people may find the opportunity to do so at LAUNCH Waterloo.

Thursday, March 23, 2023

Waterloo students collaborate on sustainable solutions at SDG Impact Challenge

SDG Impact Challenge 2023 students, organizers and judges

India-based Avani Bio Energy invited students from across faculties to propose environmental and upskilling solutions to help scale their efforts.

By: Krista Henry (she/her)

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Celebrating outstanding co-op students during work-integrated learning month

Diverse hands clapping for someone receiving an award plaque

By: Namish Modi (he/him) and Asia Dale (she/her)