News archive - October 2012

Monday, October 29, 2012

International Education Week

International Education Week logo with two stylized stick figures and a globe

International Education Week runs from Monday, November 12 to Friday, November 16. During this week there are a range of events to help you learn more about international education and studying abroad. Here are just a few of the events in store for Waterloo’s seventh annual International Education Week:

Friday, October 26, 2012

Preparing student athletes for success

Warriors athletics success

Friday, October 26, 2012

Fight the flu and stay healthy with on-campus resources

Have you found yourself sitting in a lecture or writing an exam surrounded by stuffy noses and coughs lately, or maybe you’re the one who is bringing a box of Kleenex to classes. Cold and flu season is here and Health Services has some tips on how to stay healthy:

Monday, October 22, 2012

Thursday is Mental Health Awareness Day

"Mental Health Wellness Day - University of Waterloo"

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Humour, advice to mark "Your First Six Weeks"

Andy Thibodeau

The cheers rang out when speaker Andy Thibodeau yelled: “You got into Waterloo, you’re all geeks! I’m one of you – a few years later.”

Thibodeau shared great advice with first-year students at First Year Experience: Waterloo during Orientation Week. His talk focused on bringing back three things from grade 2:

  • Keep the kid who loved to answer questions
  • Keep the kid who loved to ask questions
  • Don’t wait

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