News for Employers

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Hockeystick calls on Waterloo math students for tech talent

Group photo of the team at Hockeystick

Trailblazers in the artificial intelligence (AI) field, Hockeystick Inc turns to the University of Waterloo when they need great tech talent.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Exceptional co-op student experience makes this company a top choice for Waterloo students

Co-op students working together at Splunk office.

Enabling students to become well-rounded professionals is a big part of how an American technology company is making a name for itself with University of Waterloo co-op students. 

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Shopping for innovation: E-commerce giant hinges growth on employee empowerment

Co-op student and supervisor working together at Shopify.

In a time when technological innovation is more important than ever, a Canadian e-commerce giant isn’t losing focus on its most important asset: its people.

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Employers support Waterloo co-op during pandemic; well-being a top priority

Employers support Waterloo co-op during pandemic; well-being a top priority

By Michelle Radman

The office landscape has changed dramatically in the last few months. Many University of Waterloo co-op students were on their work term when the pandemic hit in March and needed to quickly adapt to a new world. Without hesitation, employers adjusted operations from working in-person to a virtual world. At the same time, many found ways to provide the support and peace-of-mind that co-op students needed to help adjust.

Well-being and safety first

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

300+ co-op students help Waterloo transition to online courses

Students walking by the south campus entrance of University of Waterloo.

The University of Waterloo is leveraging more than 300 co-op students to support faculties in the development and delivery of new online academic courses.