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AOC’s ‘Tax the Rich’ Met Gala dress designed by Guelph native

This year's America themed Met Gala featured celebrities walking up the steps in extravagant gowns and suits made by exclusive designers. Though there were...

Students have mixed reactions to UW’s return to regular in-person instruction

On Sept. 20, University of Waterloo students and faculty received a memo from administration proclaiming the return of in-person classes for the winter 2022...

Time to grind: Why UW gym slots should be longer

With the fall term in full swing, the University of Waterloo’s two fitness centres at the Physical Activities Complex (PAC) and Columbia Icefield (CIF)...

Why children are better protected from COVID-19 than adults

  While universities are preparing for a cautionary return to in-person activities following the COVID-19 pandemic, many young children have already found themselves back in...

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...

Events you might not have known about happening this month

Despite ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, the University of Waterloo and Waterloo Region continue to offer plenty of things to do during the month of September....

How were mRNA vaccines developed so quickly?

Vaccine development is a lengthy process. It can take up to 10 years to go from a prototype to completed human trials, especially if...

Study projects decrease in girls returning to sports post-pandemic

At the 2020 Tokyo Olympics this summer, women representing team Canada won the country’s first 13 medals. In total, women won 18 of Canada’s...