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  1. June 6, 2020University response to petition on racism

    We have restored this statement to our website in an effort to ensure that all actions taken by the University of Waterloo are transparent and easily accessible.

    The University of Waterloo made this statement without consulting Black faculty members and then we removed it from the archives on June 16 when we issued a new statement. We apologize unreservedly because we recognize that this statement, and its removal, are mistakes that did harm to Black faculty members who research and teach about blackness.

  2. Apr. 3, 2020Increasing support for students during COVID-19: $1M gift adds wellness counsellors to co-operative education program

    New student counsellor positions and a digital virtual care tool will be created to expand the wellness service offerings for co-operative education students at the University of Waterloo. The new services come at a time of heightened uncertainty for students, as rapid changes in response to COVID-19 compound the stresses associated with co-op terms.

  3. Apr. 2, 2020Q and A with the Experts: Social Media and COVID-19

    The world has moved online, seemingly overnight. Are we using social media more, and what does that mean?

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