News archive - June 2022

Monday, June 27, 2022

Three tips to set up your WE Accelerate project for success

Three young professionals meeting with manager

By: Matthew King (he/him)

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Employers need to prioritize 2SLGBTQ+ concerns to attract co-op students and emerging talent

Person holding a small whiteboard that says "Hello my pronouns are" in multiple colours

By Krista Henry (she/her)

Future-ready talent, like co-op students, want to be open about their sexuality in the workplace. As the most diverse generation to hit the workforce, today’s co-op students need a safe environment that prioritizes gender expression, gender identity and sexual orientation.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Waterloo Psychology co-op students are helping the most vulnerable populations

University of Waterloo co-op students working at House of Friendship

By: Krista Henry (she/her)

An understanding of human behaviour paired with strong applied-research skills is helping Waterloo Psychology co-op students serve the most vulnerable people in society.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Nurturing Arts co-op students as HR professionals of tomorrow

Three female employees sitting at a large desk with a laptop

By: Krista Henry (she/her)

Arts co-op students are helping to create change in human resource (HR) roles by promoting inclusion and belonging, developing positive business cultures and improving employer branding.