News archive - October 2021

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Global leader in access solutions, ASSA ABLOY, gives co-op students access to a variety of work experiences

Person holding their phone using an ASSA ABLOY smart lock to unlock a door

By: Namish Modi

Waterloo students at a multi-national organization enjoy diverse roles in their work terms and are encouraged to return to continue developing their skills.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Committed to doing social good, Waterloo students bring energy to their work with WISE in Canada and around the world

Waterloo Institute for Sustainability Energy logo with a photo of solar panels

By: Namish Modi

The presence of heat, light and electricity is something many Canadians take for granted.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Tabbed for change: Student provides innovative solutions for Geotab

Internet of Things (IoT) with the Geotab logo

By: Namish Modi

When Tony McIntyre began a work term at Geotab, he was tasked by his manager to search for something that could help improve at the organization.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Digital advertising company provides students polar opposite of high stress work environment with focus on wellness

At-home workspace showing a laptop and monitor that spells out "Work hard anywhere" with the Polar company logo.

By: Namish Modi

In an era when awareness for mental health and wellness is growing, a standout University of Waterloo employer facilitates work-life balance for its employees.