News for Employers

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.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Respond to WatPD's request for proposals

The Co-operative Education Council (CEC) is requesting proposals for the development of a new professional development (PD) course that focuses on research in the workplace. If you're a University of Waterloo employee interested in sharing your research knowledge with the University's student body, authoring and instructing a PD course could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Are university graduates struggling with employability?

students meeting

A CBC report published over the weekend suggests increasing numbers of post-secondary graduates are having trouble finding full-time work linked to their chosen areas of study.