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A step in the right direction’: PRISM on WCDSB’s decision to...

June 2021 marks the first time that the Waterloo Catholic District School Board (WCDSB) has decided to fly the Pride flag at its regional...

Glow Virtual Pride: Celebrate Pride 2021 with the UW community

This June, the Glow Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity is hosting a Virtual Pride filled with a selection of exciting community festivities throughout...

A reflection on Asian Heritage Month

On May 25, the University of Waterloo’s President’s Anti-Racism Taskforce (PART) held a virtual event called the “Explorations of Asian Identity, Perceptions and Belonging.”  The...

Verbal racist attack against at an Asian woman in Guelph

An increase in racist behavior toward the Asian community has been repeatedly observed since the inception of the COVID-19 pandemic. This rise has been...

Earth Month Challenge with UW Sustainability Office

Earth Day is coming up on April. 22—a day of stewardship, empowerment, and conservation. Communities around the world take part in sustainability initiatives such...

Examining Human Rights, Equity, and Inclusion at UW

The Human Rights, Equity, and Inclusion (HREI) panel shared their progress, after a series of interviews conducted in Dec. 2020 and Jan. 2021. This...

UW Celebrates Glow’s 50th Anniversary, International Women’s Day

This March, UW is celebrating two important initiatives centred on advancing equality: Glow’s 50th Anniversary (Mar. 5, 2021) and International Women’s Day (Mar. 8,...

Artist Spotlight: Ben Brown

Ben Brown was born in Kitchener and grew up in Waterloo. His passion for art was nurtured by both of his parents — especially...

Snow sculptor in Waterloo inspires citizens to be creative

The annual Winterloo ceremony usually brings the Kitchener-Waterloo community together to celebrate winter in the region, with activities like skating, hockey tournaments, or dog...

SAF2YEx and COVID-19

Jennifer Dong felt alone during the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic, but SAF2YEx has helped her connect with her peers.  “SAF (School of...