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Nov. 10, 2015 University of Waterloo invention wins International James Dyson Award Voltera V-One

Voltera V-One, a custom circuit board printer developed by University of Waterloo engineering students, has taken top prize in this year’s International James Dyson Award competition, beating out a record 710 entries from 20 countries.

Aug. 25, 2015 Mechanical Engineering professor highlights inspirational women

Professor Mary Wells has brought women into the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) spotlight with a new book called Women of Impact.

Aug. 18, 2015 Self-driving golf cart invented by University of Waterloo students Self Driving Golf Cart Staff Published Sunday, July 26, 2015 10:23PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, July 26, 2015 10:29PM EDT

Self-driving cars may sound like a thing of the future, but two resourceful University of Waterloo students are making it happen. Just don’t expect a driverless commute quite yet.

Alex Rodrigues, 19, and Michael Skupien, 20, have rigged a golf cart with navigation technology that allows the vehicle to drive itself.