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Waterloo students reducing mental health stigma with peer-to-peer support


MATES program offers support and resources to students managing mental health difficulties

Bridge with red ribbons to repressent missing and murdered Indiginous women

#16daysUW: Putting gender-based violence in the spotlight


As 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence comes to a close, Waterloo’s sexual violence response coordinator keeps the conversation going

Rawoofeen Chowdhury

Day of remembrance is opportunity to reflect on gender-based violence


Nanotechnology engineering student works to foster a welcoming environment for women in engineering

Velocity Fund Finalist

Nanotech startup wins big at Velocity Fund Finals


NanoCnet takes home top prize of $35,000 at 20th Velocity Fund Finals

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Waterloo is a top research university for 10th year


The Research Infosource ranking for comprehensive universities in Canada comes just weeks after Waterloo was ranked the most innovative university in the country

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HeForShe scholarships awarded to exceptional first year STEM students


Young women pursuing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics at the University of Waterloo encouraged to follow their passions with $12,000 scholarships

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Trudeau calls on “natural risk-takers” at hackathon to lead


Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau encourages students at Hack the North to embrace differences and be leaders in the world

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Fall Orientation: Waterloo welcomes a new crop of Warriors


Waterloo delivers a customized Orientation experience to help create an inclusive community that fosters student success.

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Waterloo launches President’s Community Impact Awards


Awards will recognize those who contribute to making Waterloo Region strong and prosperous

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Waterloo’s first gender equity hackathon draws women hackers


50 per cent of participants at #Equithon2017 were women looking for solutions to everything from gendered racism to mental health