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Students asked to fill employment shortage at Long Term Care Homes

The wails of staffing shortages are heard across the country. This is particularly prevalent in long term care homes where the most vulnerable reside....

Through our Waterloo Windows: Lifting Spirits and Keeping Communities Together

While people across the world are physically distancing, Create Waterloo’s Through our Waterloo Windows project is keeping the city connected.  “The project allows people to...

Through our Waterloo Windows: Lifting Spirits and Keeping Communities Together

With nowhere to isolate, the homeless population is at increased risk of contracting COVID-19. Nathan Lee from UW, along with Jack Tomé, Alex Mastromarini, Gabriel...

KW community steps up during pandemic

Local businesses and community members across the KW region are coming together to support each other through the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic....

KW francophones find a lack of community

Many English Canadians might think that French is only kept alive in Quebec and on the backside of government documents.  However, according to Statistics Canada,...

In Photos: Waterloo Wet’suwet’en solidarity march

Indigenous community, climate activists, UW students and various members of the KW community united on Feb. 10, 2020 to march in solidarity for the...

UW Esports Club’s quest for recognition

By: Varun Venkataramanan This past Saturday, gamers from across UW and beyond came together to participate in Geese Fest 2, a major gaming event organized...

Waterloo can get lonely

  If no one’s going to say it, then I’ll say it: this place can get lonely.  When I catch the forlorn stares out of Starbucks’...

The end of an E(z)ra?

Twice a year, thousands of students from Waterloo and beyond gather on Ezra Ave. to celebrate Homecoming and St. Patrick’s Day. Many students view this...

KW raises mental health awareness

Almost 50 positive messages were tied on to the Waterloo Park bridge, this Saturday Oct. 5, in the hopes of raising awareness about mental...