News archive - March 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

GRADtalks kicks off as successful seminar series

GRADtalk group

Yesterday, the Graduate Studies Office (GSO) kicked off its first event for the new GRADtalks series.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Materials and Nanosciences student Natalya O'Neill named 2016 Science Co-op Student of the Year

Stephanie Chan, Natalya O'Neill and Stefan Idziak

Stephanie Chan, Natalya O'Neill and Associate Dean of Computing and Co-op Education Stefan Idziak.

Natalya O’Neill (centre), a Materials and Nanosciences student, was among six students recognized today by the University of Waterloo for their outstanding achievements in co-operative education. 

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pharmacists Support: people with HIV around the world

Denise Kreutzwiser smiling. March is Pharmacist Awareness Month. Pharmacists Support.

Alumni Denise Kreutzwiser first shadowed an HIV pharmacist on co-op. Since then, she’s travelled to Zimbabwe, Australia, and throughout Canada working with HIV-infected people.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Science companies and students compete in Winter 2017 Velocity Fund Finals

Student on stage pitching to audience at Velocity Fund Final

Seven Science students and companies will be competing for $125,000 at the Winter Velocity Fund Final tomorrow. 

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Chemistry Prof. Mónica Barra and graduate student Lay Ling Tan honoured for excellence in teaching

Mónica Barra

Mónica Barra's lasting influence on students and faculty alike has been recognized today with a 2017 Distinguished Teaching Award. She will receive the award at the spring convocation.