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Canadian mining companies are devastating Mexico’s biodiversity as environmentalists are killed

While on  UW’s School of Environment, Enterprise, and Development trip to Mexico, we visited La Mancha lake in the state of Veracruz.  La Mancha is...

Waterloo Region COVID-19 recovery rate lower than Ontario average

The values shown in this article reflect the status of the COVID-19 pandemic on May 29, 2020 and may differ from current numbers.  Throughout Ontario,...

How universities in Canada responded to COVID-19

Decision-making bodies, such as governments, churn out policy upon policy in hopes of mitigating any impacts the COVID-19 pandemic may have, including impacts on...

The real reasons why international students pay higher tuition fees

International students are a staple of any Canadian university and integral to the financial buoyancy of our post-secondary education system. 1 - How much do...

FLATTEN Canada: UW students fight virus with data

Monitoring and controlling COVID-19 cases is a growing global mission as infection numbers continue to rise exponentially. Countries such as South Korea and China are...

ISA Pressure Day Indigenous Students Association ramps up the pressure on...

Following the recent protests all over Canada against the Coastal Gas Link running through Indigenous land, the Indigenous Student Association of UW held an...

Why nobody cares about Black History Month in Canada

It’s that time of the year again, when teachers pull out their favourite Martin Luther King quote and Black history references populate your timeline....

Sounding the climate ALARM

With the world ticking towards a climate-changed future, climate and indigenous rights activists came together to organize the ALARM climate strike at THEMUSEUM in...

Appointments to the Order of Canada Four UWaterloo faculty members appointed...

Four of UWaterloo’s faculty members have been appointed to the Order of Canada. The UWaterloo members were appointed by Governor General Julie Payette on...

The long road to Impeachment (and we’re only halfway there)

Impeachment has been inevitable since Nov. of 2018.  As soon as Democrats took control of the House of Representatives it was certain.  And now we’re here.  Trump...