A young company of three Nanotechnology Engineering students from the University of Waterloo is one step closer to its mission of eradicating counterfeit products after winning $25,000 at the Velocity Fund Finals today.
The University of Waterloo’s award-winning Engineering Science Quest (ESQ) outreach program marks its 25th anniversary at a breakfast event on Wednesday, July 22.
Founded by a Waterloo engineering student and a Waterloo science student as a senior-year project in 1990, the program is now one of Canada’s largest science and engineering summer camps for students between Grades 1 to 9.
A pack of self-driving robot cars will race around an outdoor track at the University of Waterloo this weekend in a series of speed and manoeuvrability challenges.
The annual International Autonomous Robot Racing Competition is a two-day event in which four student teams will compete to see which of their robots can out-maneuver and speed to victory in a series of circuit and drag races.
Award recognizes use of technology to introduce pioneering educational practices
A collaborative project between the University of Waterloo and Maplesoft has won an award from the Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE). The Excellence and Innovation in the Integration of Technology in Educational Practices/Collaboration Award acknowledges the Secondary School Courseware project, a free online courseware site designed to support high school math students and teachers in calculus and precalculus courses.