News for Undergraduate

Friday, July 16, 2021

Artificial Intelligence for fun: A mathematical physics student uses his AI skills to make people laugh

Parshant Utam using the Wombo app on his phone

A serious passion for physics was what drew Parshant Utam to study Mathematical Physics at the University of Waterloo. Little did he realize that the University’s entrepreneurial atmosphere would lead him to become a co-founder of viral smartphone app that is pure fun.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Science and Business students provide impactful business consulting to science-based companies throughout the pandemic

An online photo through video conferencing showing WatSolve members wearing their blue shirts

Throughout the pandemic, students in the WatSolve Consulting Group have continued to provide support for small science companies to find their niche in the market, through management consulting. The University of Waterloo is well known for its experiential learning experiences, and the Science and Business program is no exception.

Friday, June 18, 2021

Science recognizes Special Award Winners at spring convocation

Congratulations to Max Chemtov and Victoria Grace Wilkes for being recognized with special awards this year during convocation!

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Meet your 2021 science valedictorian: Chinonso Ekeanyanwu

Chinonso Ekeanyanwu.

Science, anti-racism and law: Chinonso Ekeanyanwu (BSc ‘21) recognizes that her undergraduate journey was a little untraditional. As valedictorian, she hopes to demonstrate to her peers how they can be successful by staying curious and persistent.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

All in the Family

Jocelyn Hadden with her parents Susan and James, all in Waterloo Science sweaters.

It’s Spring Convocation again, and this year the Faculty of Science will grant over 850 students their hard-earned Bachelor of Science degree. But for Susan and James Hadden, both BSc ’90 biology alumni, there’s one graduate in particular who they’re most excited to welcome into the club: their daughter, Jocelyn, who has earned her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences.