News for Future students

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

2020 Arts Alumni Gold Medal goes to Economics Student, Qingyi Yan

Alumni Relations at the Unviersity of Waterloo recognizes the academic achievements of graduating students by awarding Alumni Gold Medals during the University's convocation ceremonies. One undergraduate student representing each of Waterloo's six faculties receives this prestigious award. This year, the Arts Alumni Gold Medal was awarded to Mathematical Economics student, Qingyi Yan.

Friday, June 12, 2020

Roy Brouwer moderates research webinar

Professor Roy Brouwer, director of the Water Institute, moderated a webinar titled, "Rebooting with Research: Tackling real-world problems", Read the full article on the Water Institute's webpage.  

Monday, May 25, 2020

The Economic Impact of COVID 19, Joel Blit comments

Several panel members presenting for an event hosted by Waterloo’s Gateway for  Enterprises to Discover Innovation (GEDI) about "Rebooting the Economy". Economics professor Joel Blit was one of the panel members. He talked about the impact of COVID-19 on the Canadian Economy, saying it will likely be a long recovery that will not affect all Canadians equally. You can watch the recorded webinar on Youtube.

Monday, May 4, 2020

New Undergraduate Scholarship for Economics Students

The Economics department is extremely excited to announce a new scholarship available to undergraduate Economics students: The Jacqueline Armstrong Gates Scholarship in Economics. This scholarship has been generously donated by Jacqueline Armstrong Gates, a local lawyer and UW Arts Alumna.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

MA student opinion piece on Single Use Plastics

Current MA student Chuanmo Jin has written an opinion piece called, "Single-use plastics: Do we need to ban them?". This piece originated from an ECON 606 assignment and is just a taste of the potential of our MA students. 

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