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Friday, January 19, 2018

St. Joe's hires "co-op army" to become leader in digital healthcare

St. Joseph's Hospital, Hamilton.

When your supervisor tells you to hire 60 co-op students for the fall 2017 term, what goes through your mind? That's exactly what happened to Waterloo alumna Chelsea King. She was given the job of recruiting co-op students for a major digital upgrade at St. Joe's Hospital.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

PolyGone one of five teams chosen to compete at the AquaHacking 2017 finals

PolyGone, one of five teams advancing to the Waterloo's AquaHacking finals in September 2017.

The AquaHacking 2017 semi-final competition unfolded last week at the Centre for International Governance and Innovation (CIGI).

By the end of the evening, five teams were chosen to move on to the final competition at Waterloo on September 13th. It was a difficult decision for the five judges, as all 17 teams that competed offered innovative ideas that tackled the challenges and opportunities facing Lake Erie.  

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Welcoming microbiologists from across Canada

The poster session at the 2017 Canadian Society of Microbiologists conference.

Last week, the University of Waterloo hosted the 67th annual Canadian Society of Microbiologists (CSM) conference.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Aviation professor named Top 20 Under 40

Suzanne Kearns

Renowned aviation academic Suzanne Kearns, has been named to WINGS and Helicopters Magazine’s Top 20 Under 40; a list that includes 2017’s finest young leaders in the aviation and aerospace

Friday, June 9, 2017

Aviation students get a jump start on their careers

Jazz Aviation offers new program that gives qualified aviation students a more direct pathway to a major airline.

When Jenna Yee dreamed of becoming a pilot, the Waterloo Science and Aviation student assumed she’d start small, spending time in the north to get her flying career off the ground.