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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...

Expert Q&A: Vaccine hesitancy and the Black community

In a Q&A conducted by the University of Waterloo, researchers said there is no evidence that side-effects from COVID-19 vaccines are different for the...

Waterloo region stuck in Step 1

Waterloo region is the only region in Ontario that is still in Step 1 of the provincial government’s reopening plan due to it being...

UW to receive part of Ontario’s $2 million funding for mental...

On May 28, the Ontario government announced that it will provide $2.39 million to students in post-secondary institutions to build on and ameliorate mental...