Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Team Epoch pitched for $1M global Hult Prize

This article is an excerpt from the SAF website posted on September 19, 2017.

This past weekend, six finalist teams in the 2017 global Hult Prize pitched social enterprise solutions to the refugee crisis as part of the 8th Annual Hult Prize and Awards Gala event at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters in New York. This year's Hult Prize Global Finals served as the official opening event for the 2017 United Nations Global Goals Week for the UNGA.

EPOCH delivered an impressive pitch, positioning Waterloo on a global stage as a university where innovations have positive socal impact.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Conference had students examine their professional futures

This article is an excerpt from the Daily Bulletin posted on September 19, 2017.

The School of Accounting and Finance (SAF) hosted its annual Professional Futures Conference (PFC) on Tuesday September 5 and Wednesday September 6 for 2A students in the Accounting and Financial Management, Math/CPA, Biotech/CPA, and Computing and Financial Management programs.

Award winning entrepreneur and critically acclaimed author Stuart Knight returned this year to deliver the event’s keynote “Four Conversations for Success”.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Recruitment Season is Coming

Recruiters coming to you soon!

Recruitment season is just around the corner and we are very excited to start our travels to bring bright, new students into our thriving, up and coming Computing and Financial Management (CFM) Program. Every year the number of CFM students is growing and exceeding our expectations.

Waterloo recruitment and Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (CEMC) staff may be coming to a place near you soon. Come join us on one of the dates listed below to learn more information on what UWaterloo has to offer you!

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Fall Orientation: Waterloo welcomes a new crop of Warriors

This article is an excerpt from Waterloo Stories from August 30, 2017.

Written by staff in the Student Success Office.

Orientation is an important time of transition for more than 9,000 new students arriving on campus. That’s why the University of Waterloo is delivering even more customized Orientation activities to meet the varied needs for our diverse group of students, including:

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Future Shapers

How will you go Beyond?

The University of Waterloo is place were ideas come to life. As a Waterloo student, you’ll be joining a community of innovators who break barriers, push boundaries, and shape the future and beyond. 

Shape what your future will look like here. How will you go beyond?

Waterloo wants YOU to help shape our campus by finding one of our shapers in a program brochure, constructing it and bringing it back to campus. Your shaper will be part of something bigger in the months to come.

Friday, July 28, 2017

As Faculty 101 Days wrap-up, a thank you

A message from the Student Success Office new student transition team as posted on the Daily Bulletin.

Throughout July, more than 1,600 incoming first-year students, and 1,800 of their family members, visited campus to participate in Faculty 101 Days. Attendees represented approximately 30 percent of Fall 2017 incoming students from Ontario.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Investment Research Challenge (IRC) 2017 Results

The 2017 Investment Research Challenge (IRC) was held on Friday, July 14.