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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.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Social Impact Showcase announces Big Ideas Challenge winners

Winners of the Big Ideas Challenge

Above: Tim Souza (SEED), Julia Hiscock (MapleKey), the Soleful team, Indi Madar (Arawelo), and the Cultured team

Monday, April 3, 2017

GreenHouse startup wins $25,000 Velocity prize

Marlena Books team accepting cheque

Marlena Books, a St. Paul's GreenHouse startup, won one of four big $25,000 Velocity Fund prizes up for grabs at the most recent competition. 

Marlena Books is a venture that was created by Rachel Thompson to help people with dementia and Alzheimer's keep mentally active through reading materials made specifically for them.