News archive - 2012

Monday, November 12, 2012

Network of entrepreneurs inspires next generation

VeloCity networking

Known internationally for its startup culture, Waterloo Region is home to many seasoned entrepreneurs and organizations like Communitech, eager to offer their resources to budding entrepreneurs. Connections are at the heart of entrepreneurship, and key to why many VeloCity entrepreneurs participate in University of Waterloo’s Velocity Residence, Garage and Campus programs.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

The VeloCity Venture Fund can open doors…even to the Dragon’s Den

VeloCity Venture Fund winners

Connections, credibility and much-needed capital – key components of startup success – are on the line when entrepreneurial students at the University of Waterloo compete for a piece of the VeloCity Venture Fund.

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: