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The science of sex: Using pheromones to stop gypsy moth infestation

This year’s gypsy moth outbreak has been devastating to local ecosystems across the province, as well as specifically in Waterloo, Ont. Previous attempts to...

“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...

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...

Kitchener accepts decision on funding for The Rolling Stones Exhibition

The Kitchener City Council is desperately trying to figure out what the region needs for the pandemic and its financial limitations. However, on Jan....

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...

The Outside: To go or not to go; that is the...

Ever since the beginning of lockdown back in March, one illness that has spread throughout the world just as rapidly and intensely as COVID-19...

Everything you need to know about Stage 3 in KW

Many parts of Ontario are moving into Stage 3 of reopening the economy Friday Jul. 17, 2020, with the Waterloo Region among the municipalities...

Changes to OSAP for 2020-2021: What’s new and how student groups...

Many changes have been made to the OSAP process this year. These changes include an information module that outlines the information that needs to be...

Why Some People Find It Harder to Physically Distance Than Others

With the province slowly but surely giving the green light for businesses to start opening their doors to the general public as we enter...

UW mistakenly told employers to cut work-study hours. They haven’t issued...

UW issued a work-study program application form for employers, indicating that this semester’s work-study hours would be reduced.  But UW is now saying there will...