You are here

News

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Science and Business: Bringing skills that keep Waterloop on track

Members of Team Waterloop 2017.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, has produced 24 finalists, including the University of Waterloo’s Team Waterloop, the only all-Canadian university team with a working pod.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Microsoft has been hiring Waterloo co-op students for 30 years

Chirag Sheth in a green room

In the late 1980s, Microsoft Canada began hiring University of Waterloo co-op students. Not surprisingly, they mostly hired students from STEM programs on campus. But within just a few years of recruiting from Waterloo, the tech giant shifted and started hiring from all across campus.

Since then, Microsoft Canada has continued to hire Waterloo co-op students from diverse academic backgrounds.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Team Epoch wins Regional Hult Prize and will compete for $1 million prize

Epoch team: Lisa Tran, Keith Choy, Jade Choy and Ryan Schmied


Epoch team: Lisa Tran, Keith Choy, Jade Choy and Ryan Schmied

Science and Business student, Lisa Tran, is part of the University of Waterloo startup team that hopes to support refugees once they’ve settled in Canada. Winning the regional Hult Prize in England brings them one step closer to receiving $1 million in seed funding for their social venture.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Waterloo holds the 13th annual Fusion Conference

2017 Fusion Conference

This past weekend, the University of Waterloo held its 13th annual Fusion Conference. The student organized conference creates a space for individuals to share their passion for innovation and showcase their expertise.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Waterloo’s Team Epoch heading to Hult Prize Regionals

Team Epoch members Jade Choy, Scott Forsyth, Lisa Tran, and Keith Choy.

Team Epoch members (left to right) Jade Choy, Scott Forsyth, Lisa Tran and Keith Choy.

Science and Business student Lisa Tran was part of the interdisciplinary team that won the University of Waterloo division of the 2017 Hult Prize Challenge "Reawakening Human Potential".

  1. 2017 (4)
    1. August (1)
    2. June (1)
    3. March (1)
    4. February (1)
  2. 2016 (10)
    1. December (1)
    2. September (1)
    3. August (1)
    4. June (1)
    5. April (1)
    6. March (2)
    7. January (3)
  3. 2015 (11)
    1. November (1)
    2. October (1)
    3. July (3)
    4. June (3)
    5. March (2)
    6. January (1)
  4. 2014 (1)
  5. 2013 (3)
  6. 2012 (12)