News archive - 2012

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Find out how to get involved on campus during January events

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Connect with others that share your interests, make new friends, develop useful skills, and most importantly, have fun! The beginning of term is always busy, make sure you take time to check out these January events that can help you get involved and stay connected during your time at Waterloo.

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Winter break at uWaterloo

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For a full list of university closures and information about the winter break at uWaterloo read the Daily Bulletin's update.

With everything on campus winding down in preparation for the holidays, here’s a list of important dates and hours to keep you on track:

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

How to save your term

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Come back from a bad mid-term

Surprised or upset by your mid-term marks? Chances are, if you're studying at the University of Waterloo, it's because you're a good student and might not be used to struggling with school. So, where do you start when it comes to asking for help?

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Check your student account

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Winter 2013 fees are due December 17

You’ve enrolled in courses for winter (hopefully not too many early morning classes), the next thing on your to-do list should be to become Fees Arranged.

Monday, November 12, 2012

Innovation thrives with experience as the teacher

VeloCity innovation

University of Waterloo pioneered experiential learning with its co-operative program. The introduction of VeloCity in 2008 took this form of learning to new heights. VeloCity gives students the opportunity to test ideas quickly, and respond even more quickly, based on real-time results – it allows for learning from mistakes in a safe environment. The result: innovation.