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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...

The Danger of Grocery-Store Alcohol

It’s Thursday evening and you’re sporting your comfiest sweatpants and a face mask sewn by your  grandmother as you stroll through the aisles of...

OUSA releases policy paper responding to CO

The Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance (OUSA) released a policy paper providing  recommendations in response to concerns students are facing during the global pandemic. The...

A more detailed look into the made-in-Ontario Emissions Standards Program

The Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks recently announced the made-in-Ontario Emissions Performance Standards (EPS) Program – an Ontario-specific approach to regulate greenhouse gas...

How hobbies can improve your mental health

Protecting your mental health is of utmost importance in university, especially during hard times like these. With midterms just around the corner and limited...

How I overcame my pandemic anxiety

I didn’t know what to expect in this new decade other than finishing my non-degree courses at UW. However, when the headlines regarding COVID-19...

UW Student Brings Mental Health to the Forefront with “Behind My...

A campaign called “Behind My Mind” founded by Mia Chan in 2019 aims to provide a platform for individuals to share their mental health...

Waterloo region hit with first coronavirus case, but don’t worry say...

The Region of Waterloo Public Health on Thursday, March 5, 2020, confirmed the first case of COVID-19 also known as Novel Coronavirus in the...

UW’s dietitian answers your questions on dieting and weight loss

For Nutrition Month, Sandra Ace, UW’s registered dietitian, wants to debunk some popular nutrition myths.  Ace is responsible for student nutrition education and health promotion...

Critical health infractions at Campus Plaza: Region of Waterloo

  During an inspection on Jan. 20, 2020, Waterloo health inspectors found four infractions at Mr. Yin restaurant, located in Campus Plaza.  Three of these four...