Creativity. Technology. Business.

Welcome! At the Stratford School we believe that an experiential education style accelerates knowledge and fuels innovation. We bring together a dynamic community of students, researchers, industry, and entrepreneurs to advance digital media technology and creative application.

  1. Jan. 24, 20194th Year GBDA Student Victoria Vandenberg Places 2nd in National CompetitionVictoria working on her solution

    Global Business and Digital Arts student Victoria Vandenberg achieved 2nd place at the annual Communitech Code/Design to Win challenge held in Kitchener this past weekend.

    Vandenberg and 5 other students from the Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business were among the top 25 finalists selected from 258 designers that participated in the preliminary on-campus challenges.

  2. Dec. 3, 2018Keeping the human in Artificial Intelligence

    AI needs diverse human perspectives to ensure everyone benefits from technology, Waterloo experts say

    The power of artificial intelligence is already permeating throughout our work and social lives.

    But as artificial intelligence (AI) systems “learn” from millions of interactions or case examples, it also has the potential to be disruptive, said experts from the University of Waterloo during a panel discussion on ‘Keeping the Human in AI’ at the Kitchener Public Library last week.

  3. Sep. 27, 2018Stratford professor helps to bridge the gap between psychology and gamification

    A multi-disciplinary research team is bridging the gap between psychology and gamification that could significantly impact learning efforts in user experience design, healthcare, and government.

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  1. Mar. 9, 2019March Break Open House

    Join us for March Break Open House! You’ll have the opportunity to chat with professors, get the inside scoop from students and even attend a sample lecture. Be sure to tour the main campus as well as our world-class facilities at the Stratford School, where you’ll spend years 2, 3 and 4.

  2. Mar. 12, 2019Communitech Employer Info SessionCommunitech logo and advertising for employer info session

    Interested in landing a job in Waterloo Region tech? Hear from Communitech - a tech hub in the Waterloo Region that helps tech companies start, grow, and succeed. Representatives from Communitech will share insight into hiring companies throughout the industry and what skills they are looking for in job candidates!

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Meet our people

Greg McIntyre

Digital Media Instructor/Media Technician

Greg McIntyre is the Digital Media Instructor at the Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business.  He is responsible for the instruction of undergraduate and graduate technical workshops, maintains the Audio and Engage Labs, and creates exciting content for the Stratford School’s digital and physical presence.

Greg is a University of Waterloo graduate of Honours Arts and Business, Psychology and is currently pursuing his Masters of Business, Entrepreneurship and Technology from the Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business. He draws on these educational experiences, and his background as a Media Director and freelance content creator, to help students better connect their big ideas with entrepreneurial spirit.