News archive - January 2016

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Science Speed Networking event a success

Science Speed Networking event booth with visitors

Almost 200 Science students descended into the EIT foyer last evening to meet with Faculty alumni in what has become an eagerly anticipated career exploration event - Science Speed Networking.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Waterloo Pharmacy students organize national student conference

PDW 2016 teams

On January 6 Professional Development Week (PDW) 2016 welcomed hundreds of pharmacy students from across Canada to beautiful Niagara Falls.

For the first time in history, the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy had the honour of hosting PDW 2016, an annual conference for the Canadian Association of Pharmacy Students and Interns.

Monday, January 25, 2016

Velocity Science companies sweep regional Global Student Entrepreneur Award competition

Global Student Entrepreneur Awards logo

Velocity Science companies NERv, EyeCheck and Sweat Free swept first, second and third place at the 2016 Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) Southern Ontario Regional Competition.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Biology grad student names UWaterloo graduate professional skills program

GRADventure logo

Biology master's student Adam Kraft, from Rebecca Rooney's lab, won a naming contest for Waterloo's new one-stop shop of professional development resources for graduate students.