Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Waterloo co-op leaders set to present chapter of book at WIL conference

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By: Namish Modi

A key figure in University of Waterloo Co-operative and Experiential Education (CEE) is set to present at an international book launch conference this week.

Monday, April 26, 2021

Why your organization needs hybrid skills

Illustration of a student walking along a path

Technology, the engine of growth in the workplace, is speeding ahead at a pace never seen before. Successful organizations hire people with the right skills to keep the company on track.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada values professionalism in Waterloo Arts students

co-op students sitting at a government board room table

By: Namish Modi

Working in the public sector requires a diverse set of skills that range from being a strong communicator to being a self-starter.

Recruiters from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED), a branch of the Canadian federal government, are looking for that dynamic set of skills in their next hires.

Monday, April 19, 2021

Co-operative Education & Internship Association honour Waterloo students and staff

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By: Zahra Sakhi

A group of University Waterloo students and staff are being honoured this month by the Cooperative Education & Internship Association (CEIA).

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Revolutionizing the digital supply chain

students in a computer science class

Kinaxis, an Ottawa-based supply chain planning software company, relies on Waterloo students to develop high quality tools for business development.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Next generation talent modernizes operations in the insurance industry

Co-op students working at Economical Insurance

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the world changed and so did the insurance industry. Faced with rapid digital transformation, the industry scrambled to recruit talent with the technical skills needed to tackle new challenges.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Hockeystick calls on Waterloo math students for tech talent

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Trailblazers in the artificial intelligence (AI) field, Hockeystick Inc turns to the University of Waterloo when they need great tech talent.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Innovation, critical thinking key for Waterloo Arts students at Loblaw

interns working at loblaw

By: Namish Modi and Zahra Sakhi

In a time when innovation is critical, University of Waterloo Arts students are using imagination, intuition and unique thinking to make a significant contribution at  Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Timeline: Co-operative and Experiential Education’s changes and adjustments throughout COVID-19

students walking on campus with masks

By: Namish Modi

During an unprecedented time, University of Waterloo’s co-op employers stepped up in a big way.