The ritual of Convocation remembers the roots of the university, and marks a beginning for the students as they enter a new stage in their lives. Both the symbols and the ceremony look back far beyond the beginning of the University of Waterloo, back to the centuries of university life in western civilization which Waterloo joined five decades ago.
Digital programs draw budding entrepreneurs to University of Waterloo's new Stratford Campus.
A collaboration between the Institute for Quantum Computing and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony led to the creation of “Quantum: Music at the Frontier of Science.” On September 30 — as part of the grand opening celebrations of the Mike & Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre at the University of Waterloo — the concert will be performed inside the remarkable new building.
Former University of Waterloo professor named an officer of the Order of Canada for his commitment to helping others, through initiatives including the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging (RIA).
Waterloo entrepreneurship doesn’t just have to focus on technology. VeloCity connects students to experts and other resources.
VeloCity Residence and VeloCity Garage attract more than venture capital. They attract talent.
Listening in on how the brain remembers which way to go.
Despite worldwide economic turmoil, Canada’s financial institutions have been more stable than most. Waterloo actuarial scientists helped make them that way.
People are living longer than ever, which means insurance companies and pensions face bigger payouts. Waterloo actuarial scientists are helping them cope.
Trying to eliminate bias can actually create more.