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Ontario’s vaccine passport program sparks debate

The fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic has begun in Ontario, and early modelling shows that hospitals may be overwhelmed by the end of...

UW to return to ‘normal’ in-person learning for winter 2022

The University of Waterloo will be returning to pre-pandemic levels of in-person instruction beginning in the winter 2022 term, according to a memo sent...

UW community members sign open letter to repeal vaccine mandate

Students, parents of students, faculty, staff and alumni have signed an open letter to the University of Waterloo asking to repeal its mandatory vaccination...

UW to require proof of vaccination status for fall 2021 As...

Students, faculty, staff and visitors to the University of Waterloo’s campus will be required to provide proof of their vaccination status beginning Sept. 7. In...

UW at the Canadian Olympic Trials

Two members of the University of Waterloo’s swim team — third-year student Lukas Wormald and first-year student Aidan Iapicco — competed at the Canadian...

UW students develop mental health tracker

With reports of the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on mental health, the need for mental health resources is being advocated for on a large scale....

Tiny Home Takeout: A Professional Takeout for those in need!

Kitchener’s Tiny Home Takeout serves more than 460 meals with a lineup of guests, leaving their pizzas or the daily special in the hands...

Ontario University Reopening Plans, How does UW compare to its peers?

The Ministry of Colleges and Universities announced on July 16 that post-secondary institutions should prepare to resume in-person instruction and on-campus activities.  Universities will still...

UW Students Living in Residence must be Vaccinated against COVID-19

On July 22, the University of Waterloo announced that students will be required to be vaccinated in order to live in residence buildings.  The change...

COVID-19 and the rise of Slacktivism

With the onset of increased remote learning and working from home, the notion of protests and rallies has shifted from the streets to the...