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Waterloo to Toronto in 20

Last week marked the opening week for FlyGTA’s anticipated new service and it was all booked up; 20 minute flights to Toronto from Waterloo...

OUSA introduces four new policies including the Indigenous Students paper

Disclaimer: Matthew Gerrits was a delegate to the General Assembly in which these events were passed. He writes as a student, and not in...

Twitter doubles its character limit to 280

As Shakespeare once said, “Brevity is the soul of wit.” Apparently, Twitter executives disagree. When the platform went live in early 2006, Twitter made its...

UW prof helps an industry take flight E-learning program will provide free global access...

According to a recent study by Civil Aviation Electronics, the commercial aviation industry is expected to double in size over the next 20 years. In...

KW: Dispensing change

As part of the federal government’s cannabis roll-out, it was announced that Kitchener will soon become home to one of the first LCBO-operated marijuana...

Former UW student sentenced for terrorist involvement

After being apprehended by RCMP in the Student Life Centre March 2016, former UW engineering student Kevin Omar Mohamed has been sentenced to four...

Great Lakes scholar named Fulbright Canada Research Chair in Governance

“There’s a long history of Canada and the United States working together on the Great Lakes,” said Dr. John Hartig, the newest Fulbright Canada...

Gun amnesty program back after one-year hiatus

In 2014 and 2015, the Waterloo Region Police Service seized over 300 weapons and 14,000 rounds of ammunition from citizens voluntarily giving them up...

Bus to the future

Innovation is taking to the streets in public transit with the Grand River Transit (GRT) payment system update. Originally set for launch in August of...

“Heads Up” legislation proposed by MPP

If you have ever driven on Ring Road during transition times, you will notice that out of the hundreds of students crossing the street,...
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