News for Employers

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.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Tackling Black girl environmentalism and equity

Celine Isimbi holding signs at a rally for environmental justice

By: Krista Henry

When it comes to following her passion and carving a space for Black rights in the environmental movement, Celine Isimbi is leading with purpose.

Monday, October 18, 2021

Waterloo Pharmacy co-op student recognized in media

Waterloo School of Pharmacy, assistant professor, Dr. Feng Chang and co-op student, Daniel Stuckless.

By: Namish Modi

A student and a professor from the University of Waterloo are working to improve COVID-19 vaccine uptake in rural Ontario.


Dr. Feng Chang
Waterloo School of Pharmacy assistant professor

Friday, August 13, 2021

Waterloo student’s entrepreneurship, ingenuity highlighted in BlogTO story

By: Namish Modi

When the world turned upside down 2020, a Waterloo Engineering student decided to take it upon himself to help people adapt to their new surroundings.

Charlie Frise, an Architectural Engineering student, began designing spaces for people working from home amid COVID-19 while pursuing an Entrepreneurial Co-op option.