News archive - 2021

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Waterloo co-op student builds CARD™ to improve children's vaccine experience

Doctor vaccinating a child

By: Krista Henry

When University of Waterloo co-op student Anthony Ilersich faced the challenge of easing vaccine-related anxiety in children, he used his love for gaming to make a difference.

Friday, December 17, 2021

2021 – a year of co-op employers in review

2021 top stories of the year with fireworks exploding in the background

By: Namish Modi and Delia Loveless

As 2021 concludes, Co-operative and Experiential Education (CEE) looks at some of our top stories of the year.

Thursday, December 9, 2021

Strategies for preparing for the future of work with early talent

Group of young professionals in an office using a laptop together

The global pandemic has changed the talent playing field in many ways. Beyond the lack of available talent, organizations also need talent that can adapt to an uncertain future.

Friday, November 12, 2021

Seventy-five University of Waterloo co-op employers named to Canada’s Top 100 Employers list for 2022

By: Namish Modi

University of Waterloo co-op employers continue to stand out among the best despite a challenging pandemic year.

Seventy-five of our standout employers were named as Canadas Top 100 Employers for 2022.  

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Generation Z make real social impact through diversity and talent

Diverse group of employees at a non-profit sitting in a group smiling, while looking at a project

By: Krista Henry

As the most diverse generation to hit the workforce, Generation Z’s impact on diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) will be instrumental to non-profit organizations serving the needs of local communities.