News archive - January 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Hiring Waterloo co-op students for the long haul

by Jacqueline Gergal

HTS Engineering uses Waterloo’s co-op program to feed the future of their company. After hiring hundreds of Waterloo students for work terms since 2006, they know firsthand the value of co-op.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Co-op student embraces work terms in the North

by Jacqueline Gergal.

Co-op students who consider travelling for their work terms often picture themselves in a warm and sunny location. That wasn’t the case for University of Waterloo Biology alumnus Andrew Vermeer (BSc ’12), who decided to venture up to Nunavut’s Baffin Island.

Monday, January 8, 2018

St. Joe's hires "co-op army" to become leader in digital healthcare

When your supervisor tells you to hire 60 co-op students for a single work term, what goes through your mind?

You’ve been asked to hire for a major project – but only for the short term. Where do you find a team with the skills to support a major initiative and also the willingness to accept a short-term contract?