News archive - February 2019

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

SYDE Grad Wins One Million in Backing

A company headed by a Waterloo Engineering alumna is getting a $1-million investment from a federal Crown corporation.

P&P Optica, whose president and CEO is systems design engineering graduate Olga Pawluczyk, will use the money from Export Development Canada (EDC) to fund its growth.

“The investment from EDC will help us both further develop our technology and expand into the U.S. and other markets as we work towards becoming a global company,” Pawluczyk said in a media release.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

BME & SYDE students swim to success at OUA Swimming Championships

Christina JI

Congratulations to our undergraduate students Christina Ji (BME 1B ) and Eric Woolven (SYDE 4B) on their contributions to the success of the UW Warrior Swim Team successes at the OUA Championships. 

Christina Ji (BME 1B ) was named an Athlete of the Week for her outstanding medal performances in the pool (1 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze). 

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Prof. McPhee received Excellence in Graduate Supervision and Teaching Awards

Prof. John McPhee

Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision and Teaching Excellence Awards.