News archive - March 2022

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

WE Accelerate students turn a hopeful outcome into a rousing reality

University of Waterloo co-op students and WE Accelerate participants, Aseel Osman and Shaili Kadakia

By: Matthew King (he/him)

It can be challenging enough to be a first work term student looking for a co-op job without adding a global pandemic to the equation. Yet, in 2021, that is exactly what Aseel Osman (she/her) and many students like her faced.

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Designing a business during a challenging situation

University of Waterloo Enterprise Co-op (E Co-op) student, Madison Greenough.

By: Namish Modi (he/him)

After recovering from a concussion last year, Madison Greenough (she/her) took on a new challenge.

The concussion, which halted Greenough’s Winter 2021 co-op term at British Columbia Investment (BCI) Management, started her journey into entrepreneurship.

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

The countdown to the Co-op Student of the Year Awards ceremony begins 

By: Namish Modi (he/him)

Work-integrated learning (WIL) at the University of Waterloo steps into the spotlight with the Co-op Student of the Year Awards ceremony on March 21.

Organized by Waterloo’s Co-operative and Experiential Education (CEE) unit, the awards recognizes students for outstanding contributions to their employers in 2021.