News archive - June 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Chemical engineering industry leaders visit Waterloo

Sarnia information session

by Naz Kittani

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Two leaders in experiential education recognized by Waterloo Pharmacy

Two leaders in experiential education recognized by Waterloo Pharmacy

Hallman Director David Edwards with Outstanding Preceptor winner Joanna Ditouras and Outstanding Co-op Supervisor winner Jeff Rodrigues with Experiential Coordinator Anthony Miller

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Executive Director of Co-operative Education named


“I’m very pleased to announce that Ross Johnston will assume the role of Executive Director, Co-operative Education, effective June 19,” writes Associate Provost, Co-operative and Experiential Education Peggy Jarvie in a memo circulated last week.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

In Kenya, a co-op student finds her calling

Student with peers

By Naz Kittani

With a work term spent in Kenya at an HIV/AIDS clinic and an orphanage, Arts student Rachel Zammit’s co-op experience was anything but ordinary.

Zammit worked in two different HIV/AIDS clinics, one dedicated to mothers and their babies, and another for the general public. She also took on roles in the community, including work at an early childhood development program teaching three to seven-year-olds math, science and personal hygiene. She also taught English.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Co-op student helps build groundbreaking vehicle

Student with MineMaster

Engineering co-op student Matthew Gougeon poses with the MineMaster Commander.

By Chris Carniello