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UW researchers developing at-home, saliva-based COVID test

Researchers at the University of Waterloo are in the process of creating an at-home saliva-based COVID-19 test expected to deliver a positive or negative...

Mandatory vaccines should be implemented for UW’s fall reopening

When the University of Waterloo announced on May 11 that it would be re-introducing in-person learning for the upcoming fall 2021 term, many students...

Detriments of Techno-Orientalism

This term was first coined by researcher and film critic David S. Roh in his book of the same name, Techno-Orientalism, where he examines...

Uptown Waterloo’s The Atrium and Angie’s Diner and Bakery to close

Uptown Waterloo’s The Atrium and Angie’s Diner and Bakery are closing to make way for a new development. Angie’s has announced it will shut...

“Facts Over Fear” Anti-lockdown protesters in Waterloo

On May 9, hundreds of protesters walked from Uptown Waterloo to Victoria Park, rallying against public health guidelines. Speakers at the “No More Lockdown” rally...

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...

Concert in a box: Local event brings live music to your...

There is no doubt that the music industry has been hit hard by the pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped Good Company Productions from bringing...

UW professor awarded over $1 Million to test wastewater for COVID-19

Mark Servos, biology professor at UW and a member of the Water Institute was awarded over $1 million in provincial funding to test wastewater...

UW students investigate how COVID-19 impacts nurses’ mental health

As the pandemic continues to affect everyone’s lives, it is evident that the lives of frontline healthcare workers such as nurses, doctors and first...

COVID-19 outbreak declared at UWP

Region of Waterloo Public Health has declared an outbreak at University of Waterloo Place (UWP) after three individuals living in the residence hall and...