News archive - August 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

A wrap-up on my co-op experience at Co-operative Education

By Tiffany Liu

As the co-op student experience associate this term at Co-operative Education (CE), I focused on the various elements of the student experience and looked for ways to improve it. This included writing biweekly blog posts about topics relating to co-op as well as attending co-op student council meetings to better understand the relationship between CE, FEDS and student societies.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Want to work abroad? Here’s your first point of contact

Co-op photo contest 2012 3rd place winner International, by Roksena Nikolova

By: Tiffany Liu

Have you ever wanted to do a co-op term abroad? Worried about how to get your visa? Unsure about how the process works?

The co-operative education international employment team is there to help!

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Submit Forms within WaterlooWorks

Form functionality has been added to WaterlooWorks. The Arranged Own Job Form replaces the Job Information Form for students finding their own co-op employment.

The Risk Management Form is also available within WaterlooWorks.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

5 tips to get an "outstanding" work term evaluation

By: Tiffany Liu

We all aim for an “outstanding” on our work term evaluations, but are you unsure how to get that “outstanding”?

Student advisor Cynthia McClare and account manager Melissa Plouffe share five tips to help you achieve an “outstanding” evaluation.