WATERLOO, Ont. (Friday, April 27, 2012) - The University of Waterloo dedicated the atrium of the new Mathematics 3 building today, but not in the name of the generous donor who helped make it possible. He wanted his favourite teacher to have that honour instead.
John C.R. Hele is chief financial officer and executive vice-president of Arch Capital Group Ltd. He earned a Bachelor of Mathematics degree from Waterloo. He attended the Hon. W.C. Kennedy Collegiate Institute in Windsor, where he had an inspirational teacher named Bruce White.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Friday, April 27, 2012) – Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Waterloo are firmly committed to protecting academic freedom and are in strong disagreement with the position taken by the Canadian Association of University Teachers to initiate a motion of censure related to the universities’ partnership in The Balsillie School of International Affairs.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Friday, April 27, 2012) - Students from the University of Waterloo’s first-ever graduating class in international development have returned from their eight-month field placements abroad. They will share what they learned at a one-day conference next week.
WATERLOO, Ont., Canada (Thursday, Apr. 26, 2012) – The University of Waterloo and the University of São Paulo today signed a new agreement that will promote international collaboration in water research and education.
Feridun Hamdullahpur, president & vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo, signed the agreement, which will link Canadian and Brazilian researchers and students in investigating issues related to water science, engineering, technology and management.
WATERLOO, Ont. (Thursday, April 26, 2012) – The University of Waterloo has named a respected university administrator and fundraising strategist as its new vice-president, advancement.