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  1. Jan. 19, 2017New guidelines may reduce heart failure complications in long-term care homes

    Communication lapses during shift changes, limited staff training, and inadequate specialist support can lead to misdiagnosis and complications in long-term care (LTC) residents with heart failure, according to a new study from the University of Waterloo and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging. 

  2. Jan. 16, 2017Waterloo’s Faculty of Mathematics launches anniversary celebrations

    Faculty members who were at the University of Waterloo for the start of the Faculty of Mathematics will share stories of its early days during a special event to launch the Faculty’s 50th anniversary celebrations.

    The Faculty of Mathematics at Waterloo — the world’s largest math faculty— will host a first-decade panel on Wednesday to kick off a year of events.

    UWaterloo is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year.

    Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2017

  3. Jan. 12, 2017Government of Canada commits $32.6 million for new Waterloo Engineering building

    The federal government today announced it will contribute $32.6 million for the construction of a state-of-the-art engineering building at the University of Waterloo.  Minister of Small Business and Tourism Bardish Chagger, MP for Waterloo, announced the funding under a program to update research and innovation infrastructure.

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