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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Alumnus Kaitlin Bynkoski recieves 2018 Pharmacy Alumni Achievement Award

Kaitlin Bynkoski

Kaitlin Bynkoski (BScPhm ’13, PharmD ’17) graduated from the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy in 2013, receiving the honour of the Ontario Pharmacists Association Student of the Year Award. In 2017, she earned her PharmD from Waterloo Pharmacy through the PharmD bridging program.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Physics is poetry

John Caranci

Beyond a rewarding career as a physics teacher, John Caranci (BSc ’72) makes his mark through creative writing.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

New quantum sensor could improve cancer treatment

Michael Reimer sitting behind a table of optics

A new quantum sensor developed by Waterloo researchers has proven it can outperform existing technologies and promises significant advancements in long-range 3D imaging and monitoring the success of cancer treatments.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Physics alumnus Robert Myers named new director of Perimeter Institute

Robert Myers

Last week, the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics named Waterloo Science alumnus Robert Myers (BSc Physics - Co-op ‘82) as their new director. He succeeds the previous director, cosomologist Dr. Neil Turok, who held the position since 2008.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Medtech Startup Curiato tackles the bedsore "silent epidemic"

Elderly women lies in a hospital bed

Three Waterloo Science alumni created a smart healthcare solution to tackle life-threatening pressure injuries. Their smart products are currently in clinical pilot trials.