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Thursday, December 7, 2017

And the People’s Choice Award goes to…

Founders of block with other representatives

block, pictured above with representatives from Oliver Wyman and GreenHouse Director Tania Del Matto, were the winners of the People's Choice award

Friday, October 20, 2017

JP Gladu installed as second Chancellor of St. Paul's

JP Gladu at the podium

JP Gladu, president of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), was formally installed as St. Paul's second Chancellor in an afternoon ceremony on October 19.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Joseph Flores selected for the Alex Foto Memorial Award

Joseph Flores on his field placement

International Development student Joseph Flores is the 2017 Alex Foto Memorial Award recipient. He receives $1,000 to support the costs of his fourth-year field placement in Ghana, where he is working with local communities who are trying to protect their watershed and water supply from environmental threats.

Monday, October 2, 2017

St. Paul's interpreted as part of Beautiful U: Waterloo exhibit

Artwork 'St. Paul's' by Wendy Fletcher

As part of the University's 60th Anniversary, Renison University College President Wendy Fletcher has created a series of art pieces titled 'Beautiful U: Waterloo,' with the St. Paul's painting shown at right.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

New Discovery Labs and Big Ideas Challenge to benefit from Libro Prosperity Fund

Group of Libro and GreenHouse employees holding giant cheque

Libro Credit Union awarded $35,000 to St. Paul’s GreenHouse from its Prosperity Fund last Thursday, a program which recognizes initiatives that focus on regional economic development, money smarts, and youth leadership.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

GreenHouse innovators receive Social Impact Fund grants

Social Impact Fund recipients hold up a banner

Six GreenHouse social ventures received a total of $13,000 at the latest Social Impact Showcase, which highlights the work of each term’s innovators.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

St. Paul’s names champion of Indigenous entrepreneurship as its new Chancellor

Head shot of JP Gladu

St. Paul’s University College is pleased to announce the appointment of JP Gladu as its next Chancellor. Mr. Gladu is the President and CEO of the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), one of Canada’s premier organizations for Indigenous entrepreneurs.

Monday, June 5, 2017

St. Paul’s is a certified Fair Trade campus

Close up of hands holding a St. Paul's mug filled with Fair Trade Tea

St. Paul’s, in partnership with Watson’s Eatery, is proud to announce that we are now an officially certified Fair Trade campus. We have been serving fair trade coffee and other items for years, as well as implementing other sustainable and eco-friendly initiatives.

Friday, June 2, 2017

New plant nursery opens at St. Paul’s

New plant nursery just before opening

A new plant nursery, situated beside the original St. Paul’s community garden, was inaugurated at a reception on Friday, June 2. The plant nursery was funded by a Chartwells Campus Project grant, and will help increase the food output of the St. Paul’s community garden, now run by UW Campus Market Garden.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre wins Equity and Inclusivity Award

Group of 4 women, 3 are Indigenous students accepting the award

Above: Kate Rybczynski (Chair of SWEC), Amy Smoke, Shelby Keedwell,
Emma Smith