Monday, June 20, 2022

Waterloo’s St. Paul's University College to change its name

St Paul's Green Wing and Graduate Building

St. Paul's University College will change its name this fall to United College. 

Founded by the United Church as St. Paul’s United College in 1962, the college and the church agreed to end their affiliation two decades ago. At that point, the institution became St. Paul's University College.

Friday, June 17, 2022

Looking back at a year of Indigenous Entrepreneurship

The inaugural pilot year of the Indigenous Entrepreneurship training programs facilitated through St. Paul’s GreenHouse has come to a very successful end. The program was built on a model of Indigenized business education and experiential learning. Students who entered the program received training and support from a network of Indigenous entrepreneurs, elders and community organizations who helped them with launching their own projects and ventures.

Monday, April 18, 2022

Katie Heggtveit awarded the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship

Katie speaking into a microphone and holding a thank you card

St. Paul’s GreenHouse is thrilled to announce that Katie Heggtveit, Manager: Workplace Innovation, has been awarded the Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship.

Monday, February 28, 2022

Celebrating Hannah Sennik's Top 50 National Changemaker Award

Hannah Sennik sitting and smiling with a GreenHouse banner in the background

Hannah Sennik (BASc ’19), a St. Paul’s GreenHouse alumnus has been recognized as one of Canada’s top 50 Changemakers in the 2022 Globe and Mail’s Report on Business. 

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Practising self-care for students

woman sitting and meditating

Coming into university, many students don’t feel as though they have a full understanding of their mental health and how to ensure they are taking care of it. Mental wellbeing is how well a person can cope with the stresses, changes, and happenings of day-to-day life.  

Friday, January 21, 2022

Welcome to the St. Paul's Grad Building fitness centre

fitness room with exercise bench and Bowflex


A new fitness centre is open for St. Paul’s Grad Building residents.  

Monday, January 10, 2022

Tom Dabrowski Impact Award: Hanna Meili 2021 Recipient

girl smiling - Hanna Meili

In 1972, Tom Dabrowski began living at St. Paul’s University College while attending the University of Waterloo to complete his math degree. Tom was a fun and outgoing person who was always building community. He helped to create lasting memories at the college with his peers who then became lifelong friends. After Tom passed in 2014, the Tom Dabrowski Impact Award was established to honour his memory and spirit. The award is given annually to a St.