News for Future students

Friday, February 16, 2018

Learn more about working in Canada with the Centre for Career Action

Want to learn what it's like to work in Canada as an international student? The Centre for Career Action (CCA) is hosting a student panel for undergraduates about working in Canada on Tuesday, March 6 from 5:30-7:00 PM in TC 2218.

Friday, January 12, 2018

EDGE drop-in advising is now open

Want to learn more about EDGE or check on your progress through the certificate? The EDGE team is now offering drop-in advising in our East Campus 1 (EC1) office on Monday afternoons between 12:00-4:00 PM

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Check out the REC 252 showcase on November 30

REC 252: Therapeutic Recreation: Physical Disabilities students have spent much of this term working on "educate the community" visual research projects focused on topics like visual impairments, hearing loss, and debilitating diseases. With exam season on the horizon, the students are opening up their work to faculty, staff, students, and members of the public with a showcase in the AHS expansion from 1:00-2:30 PM on Thursday, November 30.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Rethinking the so-called "skills gap"

Employers and higher education experts often refer to the existence of a "skills gap" when arguing that universities aren't preparing their graduates for the workplace.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Registration for EDGE is now live

Undergraduate (non-co-op) students interested in completing EDGE, the University of Waterloo's new experiential education certificate, can now register for the program.

EDGE helps students develop their professional skills, explore their career options, and learn how to market themselves to employers. By completing a series of workshops, courses, and experiences, students who complete EDGE will better understand how their experiences both inside and outside of the classroom are preparing them for success in the workplace.