News archive - October 2022

Friday, October 28, 2022

WE Accelerate presents unique source of talent for industry collaborators

Three students working at a table in a library with one laptop

By: Matthew King (he/him)

The WE Accelerate program gives community and industry partners early access to talent from the University of Waterloo while helping to develop the future of work.

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

How Home Hardware is keeping co-op students engaged through challenging projects

Home Hardware Stores Limited head office

By: Maddie Savage (she/her) and Krista Henry (she/her)

Making an impact on the skills development of co-op students helps Home Hardware Stores Limited to keep this next generation of talent engaged in the workplace.

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Co-op student uses computer science and psychology skills to help launch mental health app

App developers working on code on their computers

By: Maddie Savage (she/her) and Krista Henry (she/her)

When Colorful Zone needed a helping hand to launch their mobile app Joyi, they looked to emerging talent like co-op students for solutions.

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Inclusion matters at photonics company Lumentum

Advanced manufacturing laser with Lumentum logo

By: Namish Modi (he/him)

When it comes to diversity, inclusion and belonging (DIB) in the workplace, Lumentum is learning, listening and evolving to better serve their team.

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Co-op students make an impact on real-world architecture at Fabrik

Exterior view of Fabrik Architects building with the company logo

By: Mila Jokovic (she/her)

Fabrik Architects gives co-op students the autonomy to use and expand their knowledge on a wide range of real-world architectural projects.