Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Student wins social innovation funding for campus initiative

Third-year therapeutic recreation student Laura Barkin was one of four St. Paul's GreenHouse students to receive funding from a new $5,000 Social Innovation Fund for startups.

Barkin's Moving Libraries initiative aims to make studying an active experience by bringing FitDesks to the University.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Waterloo students offer fun family activities this weekend

Students from the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo will offer a day of free family programming in Waterloo on Saturday.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

IN THE MEDIA: Waterloo report finds commuting is even worse than you thought

You probably know that commuting increases time pressures, as people have time siphoned from their already busy lives for travelling between home and work. But it may come as a bit of a surprise to learn that commuting is related to lower satisfaction with life.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Sherry Dupuis named one of 2014's Canadian Women Changing Healthcare

Congratulations to Professor Sherry Dupuis on being recognized as one of Patient Commando's 2014 Canadian Women Changing Healthcare. 

Friday, May 30, 2014

IN THE MEDIA: Camp Research Project shows experience provides kids with many benefits

There are many benefits of sending your child to summer camp.

Dr. Troy Glover and his research team at the University of Waterloo released a study, The Canadian Summer Camp Research Project, in 2011 that explored the outcomes of summer camp participation.

The five-year study concluded that, "Participation in provincially accredited camps promotes positive change in five key areas of development: social integration and citizenship, environmental awareness, attitudes towards physical activity, emotional intelligence and self-confidence and personal development."

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